(My) Seven Wonders of the New Testament

David E. Fredrickson

Article Type: Article

Publication Date: 2/1/2019

Paired Article (Face to Face): (My) Seven Wonders of the New Testament

Issue: Beauty, Awe, And Wonder (Vol. 39, No 1, Winter, 2019)

Words of wonder are meant to stupefy the reader--to crash through assumptions and to blast through expectations. The word of God often comes to its readers in ways that are thusly wonderful and pushes these readers into new ways of understanding that which language has trouble describing.