1) Kingdom through Covenant: A Biblical-Theological Understanding of the Covenants
Biblical scholar Peter Gentry and systematic theologian Stephen Wellum team up to present a thoughtful and practical alternative to both covenant theology and dispensationalism in Kingdom through Covenant: A Biblical-Theological Understanding of the Covenants. Their book incorporates the latest available research from the ancient Near East. You’ll find applications and implications of their work for Christology, ecclesiology, eschatology, and hermeneutics.
2) Biblical Theology
The late Geerhardus Johannes Vos was a Theologian, author and long-time Professor of Biblical Theology at Princeton Theological Seminary. In his classic Banner of Truth publication Biblical Theology, readers are treated to the fruit of Vos’s 39 years of teaching at Princeton. Although a challenging read, it’s worth it. If you are interested in studying the bible from a theological perspective this is an excellent choice.
3) What Is Biblical Theology?: A Guide to the Bible’s Story, Symbolism, and Patterns
How Do You Read the Bible?
What Is Biblical Theology?: A Guide to the Bible’s Story, Symbolism, and Patterns is Jim Hamilton’s gift to readers to help them understand the worldview of the biblical writers. After reading this book, you’ll be able to read the Old and New Testaments as those authors intended.
4) From Eden to the New Jerusalem: An Introduction to Biblical Theology
T. Desmond Alexander is a senior lecturer in Biblical Studies and director of Postgraduate Studies at Union Theological College, Belfast. In From Eden to the New Jerusalem: An Introduction to Biblical Theology God he uses Revelation’s last verses and works backwards to patch together the Bible’s overarching plot. You’ll find a treasure trove of information packed into less than 200 pages. A top biblical theology book.
5) A New Testament Biblical Theology: The Unfolding of the Old Testament in the New
G. K. Beale – professor of New Testament and Biblical Theology at Westminster Theological Seminary – presents a comprehensive exposition of the Bible in A New Testament Biblical Theology: The Unfolding of the Old Testament in the New. He artfully argues that every major concept of the New Testament is a development of a concept from the Old. One of the most stimulating theology reads of the last decade.