The Mission of God Wins Award

BY ccrossley | 1 June 2007 |

The Mission of God: Unlocking the Bible’s Grand NarrativeFrom 291 nominations, Christianity Today magazine editors selected 22 titles as the top evangelical books for 2007, including The Mission of God: Unlocking the Bible’s Grand Narrative by Langham Partnership’s International Director Chris Wright. The Mission of God was chosen as the top title in the Missions/Global Affairs category, with these comments from the judges:

“Completely fresh with new insights presented in a lucid and compelling way. This is an important work of scholarship that will likely give future generations a firm foundation for thinking theologically about the church’s mission in the world. Likely to affect the way that biblical theology and exegesis are done in evangelical seminaries.”

See Christianity Today’s complete list of 2007 book award winners

Read a CT review of The Mission of God

Read an interview with Chris Wright regarding The Mission of God