New book on missional hermeneutics – (re)Aligning with God: Reading Scripture for Church and World


Centre for the Study of Bible & Mission

PrintI’m looking forward to reading Brian Russell’s new book on a missional reading of Scripture, (re)Aligning with God: Reading Scripture for Church and World, which has just been published by Cascade / Wipf and Stock. Brian blogs over at http://missionalhermeneutics.blogspot.co.uk and has been teaching and writing on the topic for a number of years. Definitely one to get hold of!

Here’s the publisher blurb and contents:

How do we communicate the message of the Scriptures in our twenty-first-century, post-Christian context? (re)Aligning with God: Reading Scripture for Church and World answers this question by presenting the Scriptures through the lens of mission and by teaching a method for reading Scripture with a missional hermeneutic. The biblical story seeks to convert us to its perspective and to transform its readers and hearers into God’s missional community that exists to reflect and embody God’s character to/for/in the world. Ready to revolutionize your…

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