Romans 8-16 For You Blog Tour

Shaun Tabatt —  February 2, 2015
Romans 8-16 For You Book Cover Romans 8-16 For You
Tim Keller
The Good Book Company

I have always believed that at the heart of Romans 8 you have the secret to really using the gospel in your heart to change yourself in a profound way. - Tim Keller

Join Dr Timothy Keller as he opens up the second half of the book of Romans, beginning n chapter 8, helping you to get to grips with its meaning and showing how it transforms our hearts and lives today.

Combining a close attention to the detail of the text with Timothy Keller's trademark gift for clear explanation and compelling insights, this resource will both engage your mind and stir your heart.

Written for people of every age and stage, from new believers to pastors and teachers, this flexible resource is for you to:

This week, the Cross Focused Reviewers are participating in a book review blog tour for Romans 8-16 For You by Tim Keller. Excerpts and links to the reviews will appear below as they are available:

“Anyone could read this book, and together with more in-depth guides, use this material for teaching others.”
Reviewer: Xi Ming
Rating: 4 Stars

“This is a clear, well-designed book that explains some of the most difficult, yet critical doctrines in the Christian faith.”
Reviewer: Chris Lawson
Rating: 5 Stars

“This type of book is the most useful thing you could read other than the Bible.”
Reviewer: Kevin Halloran
Rating: 5 Stars

“This book will help you understand Paul’s gospel implications in Romans.”
Reviewer: Mike Chitwood
Rating: 5 Stars

“This book is beneficial for the person just starting to study God’s word or the seasoned student.”
Reviewer: Angela Parsley
Rating: 5 Stars

“I highly recommend this book, and know I will find myself returning to it in future studies of Romans.”
Reviewer: Mike Boling
Rating: 5 Stars

“Romans for You 8-16 is an excellent book to delve deeper into the Bible and really experience what God want to tell us today.”
Reviewer: Paul vdBeek
Rating: 5 Stars

“This is a very helpful book on Romans.”
Reviewer: William Perkins
Rating: 5 Stars

“This book would be excellent as a family study or small group study, with built in study questions.”
Reviewer: Joshua Aguilar
Rating: 5 Stars

“This is an excellent book for lay people wanting to better understand the book of Romans.”
Reviewer: Peter McMurray
Rating: 4 Stars

“Tim Keller’s Romans 8-16 for You serves as an able guide for the Christian’s study.”
Reviewer: Scott Slayton
Rating: 5 Stars

I found this book to be very enlightening and highly recommend it to you.”
Reviewer: Chris Ho
Rating: 5 Stars

“I commend this volume (and Keller’s early volume) to you.”
Reviewer: James Matichuk
Rating: 4 Stars

“Romans 8-16 For You” is a succinct, compassionate, stimulating journey through the book of Romans, and one you will be glad you embarked on when you come to the end of the book.”
Reviewer: Josh Davis
Rating: 5 Stars

“I recommend this book for all Bible students, pastors, teachers, or anybody that simply desires to know Romans better.”
Reviewer: Ra Jameson
Rating: 5 Stars

“I highly recommend this helpful commentary on Romans.”
Reviewer: Josh Skinner
Rating: 4 Stars

“This is a very helpful book on Romans.”
Reviewer: Chris Land
Rating: 5 Stars

“This book is a solid base hit.”
Reviewer: Doug Hibbard
Rating: 3 Stars

“This book is valuable for laypeople as a guide to studying the book of Romans, but is also a helpful aid (alongside technical commentaries) for those preparing to teach or preach from Romans.”
Reviewer: Jennifer Guo
Rating: 5 Stars

“This resource will both engage your mind and stir your heart.”
Reviewer: Jason Brueckner
Rating: 5 Stars

“I highly recommend this easy to read commentary to any believer to supplement their study of Romans 8-16.”
Reviewer: Joey Parker
Rating: 5 Stars

Romans 8-16 for You is a profound, biblical, and fruitful resource for any Christian who wants to participate in a serious study of God’s Word.”
Reviewer: Theron St. John
Rating: 4 Stars

Romans 8-16 For You and the entire God’s Word For You series is an amazing resource for preaching, small groups, or personal study of God’s Word.”
Reviewer: Zach Kendrick
Rating: 5 Stars

“This is an essential book in understanding Romans 8-16.”
Reviewer: Spencer Cummins
Rating: 5 Stars

“I believe readers will find this volume along with the others to be a great companion to their daily Bible study.”
Reviewer: Louis Zinc
Rating: 5 stars

“I highly recommend that you add this pair to your library.”
Reviewer: Jeff Randleman
Rating: 5 Stars

“This book is a rich, useful, widely accessible, theologically sound exposition of the last nine `chapters’ of Paul’s letter to the Roman church.”
Reviewer: Doug Wallace
Rating: 5 Stars

“The series as whole reaches from Bible students all the way to those who teach and preach it. It is a rare series that can effectively span that range and this one does. I highly recommend it.”
Reviewer: Jimmy Regan
Rating: 5 Stars

“This study is not for the hurried, or the faint of heart, it is for the serious and those that want to know the depth of Christ’s love for us.”
Reviewer: Jeanie Schwagerman
Rating: 5 Stars

“Romans 8-16 For You is designed for application.”
Reviewer: Aaron Armstrong
Rating: 4 Stars

“I can’t recommend this volume in the For You series enough.”
Reviewer: Mathew Sims
Rating: 5 Stars

“I believe you’ll find this volume in the God’s Word For You series to be very helpful.”
Reviewer: Dave Jenkins
Rating: 5 Stars

“Having now experienced 5 out of the 6 titles available, I think they’ve nailed it with their read, feed, lead idea. I’ll be looking at their curricula for the youth group I lead once we’re done with our current study (that also comes from The Good Book Company). ”
Reviewer: Andrew Wencl
Rating: 5 Stars

“It’s a very helpful book. Tim Keller has a simplicity and an economy to his writing that makes the book very easy to read. At the same time he discusses all the big questions that the latter half of Romans raises, quoting Lloyd Jones a lot, as well as other writers and commentators like John Stott.”
Reviewer:  Alan Davey
Rating:  5 Stars

“The strength of this book is its succinctness. It will help you understand the last half of this magnificent epistle without bogging you down. Indeed, it will do the very opposite: it will stir you up.”
Reviewer:  Mike Knox
Rating:  4 Stars

“If one wants to get Keller’s take of this important epistle then this book and its companion covering chapters 1–7 is a must.”
Reviewer:  Charles Savelle
Rating:  3 Stars

“As always, Keller serves as a most helpful guide in our study of the biblical text, not only because of the solid pastoral exposition and application which he offers, but also because he helps us to see the tremendous impact that this portion of Scripture has had on believers throughout history, and the similar impact which it should continue to have in our lives today.”
Reviewer:  Josh Dear
Rating:  5 Stars