Who? Who is Jesus? Many people ask that question. Many others have an answer. How can we find out for ourselves?
Who? is the New Testament written as a single exciting story that reads like a novel. It starts with the synoptic gospels woven together into an energetic single narrative and then continues through the rest of the New Testament in a fresh and challenging way.
Following on from Paul Langham’s hugely successful retelling of the New Testament that was first launched in 2012, this revised and extended edition retains the accessible narrative style of the first version, but separates the Gospels and adds verse numbers – making it easier to use alongside another Bible translation.
This revised and extended edition offers:
all four Gospels as separate books
revised introductions to the books and letters
verse numbers added to the text
About the author
Paul Langham is Vicar of Christchurch, Clifton (Bristol) whose passion is both for the Bible and for those who know neither the Bible nor Jesus. He has also written a book on Revelation, and contributed to Gospel booklets used for Hope 08 and ‘Back to Church’ Sunday campaigns.
‘Fresh, vivid, punchy, accessible’
Dr Steve Brady, Moorlands College
‘Enables us to encounter the characters, events and narratives of the gospel afresh.’
Paula Gooder, Bible Society’s Theologian-in-Residence
‘Reading this book really could change your life!’
Pete Greig, 24-7 Prayer and Alpha International
‘Brings the significance of Jesus vividly alive’
Nicky Gumbel, Holy Trinity Brompton
‘I dare you to read it …’
Krish Kandiah, Evangelical Alliance
‘Very strongly recommended‘
Fr Nicholas King SJ
‘Insightful and engaging’
Simon Ponsonby, St Aldates, Oxford
‘A “must read” for us who think we already know Jesus!’
Geoff Poulter, Chair Catholic Biblical Association
‘This translation is stunning. It rocks!’