A New York Times Bestseller!
In the 2014 New York Times bestseller ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«Jesus on Trial,ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎå´ David Limbaugh made a case for the Gospels as hard evidence of the existence of God, drawing on his own spiritual journey from skeptic to believer. Now, in ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«The Emmaus Code,ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎå´ Limbaugh unlocks the mysteries of the Old Testament and reveals hints of Jesus Christ's arrival through all 39 Old Testament books.
The key to the secrets of the Old Testament, Limbaugh argues, is the crucial New Testament encounter between the risen Jesus and two travelers on the road to Emmaus. With that key, and with Limbaugh as a deft guide, readers of ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«The Emmaus CodeÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎå´ will come to a startling new understanding of the Old Testament as a clear and powerful heralding of Jesus Christ's arrival. Limbaugh takes readers on a revealing journey from Genesis through Malachi, demonstrating that a consistent message courses through every one of the Old Testament's 39 books: the power, wonder and everlasting love of Jesus Christ.
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ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«Finding JesusÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎÌÕin the Old Testament
ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«To many Christians, the Old Testament is daunting. The stories are familiar enough, the poetry is beautiful, but the size, scope, and sometimes seemingly bewildering collection of archaic laws, history, and genealogies of the Old Testament can make it seem outdated and to a large degree irrelevant.
ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«But according to #1 New York Times bestselling author David Limbaugh, the Old Testament is brimming with stunning insights into the life, deeds, and message of Jesus Christ. The encounter between the risen Jesus and two travelers on the road to Emmaus, Limbaugh argues, is the key that unlocks the mysteries of the Old Testament, showing that its entire purpose is to herald the coming of our Savior.
- ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«In The Emmaus Code, Limbaugh reveals:
- How hints of Christ permeate the Old Testament's account of creation
- How the Old Testament prophets repeatedly foretold Jesus' arrival
- How the numerous covenants between God and the Israelites culminate in Jesus Christ
- How the exodus story is loaded with Christian imagery
- Why the Old Testament is an indispensable guide for understanding all the events of the New Testament
The Old Testament is not daunting when you have the right guide. In The Emmaus Code, Limbaugh takes readers on a journey from Genesis through Malachi, explaining the principal events and lessons of each book in a way that is open to beginning Bible readers while offering rich insights to more advanced students as well.
ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«As Limbaugh demonstrates, the Old Testament's literary beauty, enduring moral lessons, and historical record make it one of the most extraordinary sets of books ever compiled. And yet, these works contain something moreÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎÌÕsomething even many of their most avid readers fail to grasp. While it is often wrapped in allusions or foreshadowed in symbols, a consistent message courses through every one of the Old TestamentÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´åÇs thirty-nine books: the power, wonder, and everlasting love of our Lord Jesus Christ and His redemptive plan for our lives.ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎå´
"David has written ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎÌ¥The Emmaus CodeÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´åÇ not only as an accomplished author, commentator, and attorney, but with vitality that conveys his love for the Lord and His inspired Word. Well-studied, he brings to light that Christ is not hidden in the early books of the Bible but is seen as the bearer of God's loving and redemptive plan of salvation from the beginning of time itself.... Don't miss following the road map found in ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎÌ¥The Emmaus Code.ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´åÇ" ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´å Franklin Graham, president and CEO of SamaritanÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´åÇs Purse and of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association
"Wow, what a book! My good friend David Limbaugh has outdone himself with ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎÌ¥The Emmaus Code.ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´åÇ If you've ever been intimidated by the Old Testament, if you've ever wondered what ties the Old Testament and the New Testament together, then this is the book for you. It's the best Christian layman's guide to the Old Testament I've ever read. FascinatingÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎÌÕand highly recommended!" ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´å Sean Hannity, host of ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«The Sean Hannity ShowÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎå´ and Fox News Channel's ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«HannityÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎå´
"In his exciting new book ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎÌ¥The Emmaus Code,ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´åÇ David Limbaugh takes the encounter with the risen Jesus on the road to Emmaus to show how the Old Testament affirms the truth claims of the New. It's a masterful performance, and, to coin a phrase, evidence that demands a verdict." ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´å Josh D. McDowell, author and speaker
"David Limbaugh uses an ingenious approach to helping people understand God's Word in ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎÌ¥The Emmaus Code.ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´åÇ The title refers to the resurrected Jesus appearing to two disciples on the road to Emmaus and explaining to them how the entire Old Testament focuses on Him and His redemptive ministry. Anyone wanting to better understand Holy Scripture will greatly benefit from reading ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎÌ¥The Emmaus Code,ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´åÇ regardless of their previous level of understanding, beginning or advanced. This is truly a Christ-honoring book." ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´å Dr. Richard Land, president of Southern Evangelical Seminary
"If you've ever struggled to understand the unifying theme of the Old Testament and its relevance to your life today, ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎÌ¥The Emmaus CodeÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´åÇ will enlighten you. It's like seeing the box top to a jigsaw puzzle. David Limbaugh has written another gem filled with ah-ha moments that will leave you marveling at the Savior woven through every page of the Bible!" ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´å Frank Turek, founder and president of CrossExamined.org
David Limbaugh is a lawyer, nationally syndicated columnist with Creators Syndicate, political commentator and author of six New York Times bestsellers including ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«Jesus on TrialÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎå´ and the No. 1 bestseller ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«Crimes Against Liberty.ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎå´ The brother of radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh, he lives in Cape Girardeau, MO, with his wife and children.
- Paperback: 420 pages
- Publisher: Regnery Publishing
- Publication Date: November 9, 2015
- ISBN-13: 978-1621574156
- Dimensions: 9.1 x 5.9 x 1.3 (inches)