Introducing World Missions, 2nd Edition

A Biblical, Historical, and Practical Survey

series: Encountering Mission


2. Encountering Mission in the Old Testament


Adrian, Victor. 1967. "The Missionary Message of the Old Testament." In The Church in Mission: A Sixtieth Anniversary Tribute to J. B. Toews, edited by Abram J. Klassen, 17–32. Fresno, CA: Board of Christian Literature, Mennonite Brethren Church.

Dobbie, Robert. 1962. "The Biblical Foundation of the Mission of the Church." International Review of Missions 51: 196–205.

Dyrness, William A. 1983. Let the Earth Rejoice! A Biblical Theology of Holistic Mission. Westchester, IL: Crossway.

Gladding, Sean. 2010. The Story of God, the Story of Us: Getting Lost and Found in the Bible. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity.

Kaiser, Walter C. 1996. "The Great Commission in the Old Testament." International Journal of Frontier Missions 13 (January–March): 3–7.

———. 1999. "Israel's Missionary Call." In Perspectives on the World Christian Movement: A Reader, 3rd ed., edited by Ralph D. Winter and Steven C. Hawthorne, 10–16. Pasadena, CA: William Carey Library.

———. 2000. Mission in the Old Testament: Israel as a Light to the Nations. Grand Rapids: Baker Books.

Keyes, Richard. 1992. "The Idol Factory." In No God but God, edited by Os Guinness and John Seel, 29–48. Chicago: Moody.

Kidner, Derek. 1967. Genesis: An Introduction and Commentary. Leicester: InterVarsity.

Köstenberger, Andreas J., and Peter T. O'Brien. 2001. Salvation to the Ends of the Earth: A Biblical Theology of Mission. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity.

Marlowe, W. Creighton. 1998. "Music of Missions: Themes of Cross-Cultural Outreach in the Psalms." Missiology: An International Review 6 (October): 445–56.

Peters, George W. 1972. A Biblical Theology of Missions. Chicago: Moody.

Piper, John. 1993. Let the Nations Be Glad! The Supremacy of God in Missions. Grand Rapids: Baker.

Williams, Don. 1989. Signs, Wonders, and the Kingdom of God: A Biblical Guide for the Reluctant Skeptic. Ann Arbor, MI: Vine.

Wright, Christopher J. H. 2000. Evangelical Dictionary of World Missions, edited by A. Scott Moreau, s.v. "Old Testament Theology of Mission." Grand Rapids: Baker Books.

———. 2006. The Mission of God: Unlocking the Bible's Grand Narrative. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity.