The publishing event of 2013?
Whatever one makes of N.T. Wright’s work, his astonishing ability to keep a bigger picture in mind, and his skill to bring otherwise disparate elements together in coherent unity is difficult to deny. And he writes so brilliantly.
So when Logos added this to there webpage yesterday, I got as excited as a suicidal alcoholic arsonist covered from head to toe in finest Whisky, holding a box of matches.
Quite a few of the essays in vol. 3, Pauline Perspectives: Essays on Paul 1978–2012, many of us will have already read. But vol. 1, Paul and the Faithfulness of God is the book I think Wright has wanted to write for decades. I personally hope for a good, constructive and extensive conversation with Campbell as any work these days simply must grapple seriously with The Deliverance of God, but we shall see. Fun times ahead!