If you have not read J.R. Daniel Kirk’s Unlocking Romans: Resurrection and the Justification of God, (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008) stop what you are doing, whatever it is, find a copy of the book–do whatever you have to to get it–and read it immediately. Yeah. It’s that good.
Daniel Kirk (PhD, Duke University) is professor of New Testament at Fuller Theological Seminary in California. He keeps up an insightful and saucy blog, Storied Theology, which I heartily recommend to anyone who really wants to test their theological mettle. It’s not for the faint of heart.
Kirk’s new book, Jesus Have I Loved, but Paul?: A Narrative Approach to the Problem of Pauline Christianity, (Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2012) is due out next month and promises to be a fantastic read. Below are some videos introducing the project:
I can’t wait!