Apocalyptic Literature
MAY 13-15, 2009
D.A. Carson is research professor of New Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, where he has been since 1978. He also previously served as professor and dean at Northwest Baptist Theological Seminary in Vancouver. Additionally, he has years of pastoral experience in Canada and the United Kingdom. He earned a BS in chemistry from McGill University, M.Div from Central Baptist Seminary in Toronto and D.Phil in New Testament from Cambridge University. He is a member of the Tyndale Fellowship for Biblical Research, the SBL, the Evangelical Theological Society and founded the Gospel Coalition. He has written or edited more than 45 books including An Introduction to the New Testament and Becoming Conversant with the Emerging Church.

DA Carson


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Colin Smith is Senior Pastor of the The Orchard Evangelical Free Church and President of Unlocking the Bible Ministries. Born and raised in Edinburgh, Scotland, he trained at the London School of Theology where he earned the degrees of Bachelor of Theology and M.Phil. Colin pastored the Enfield Evangelical Free Church in London for 16 years before coming to Arlington Heights. Colin is author of the four volume series Unlocking the Bible Story, 10 Keys for Unlocking the Bible, Unlock the Bible in 30 Days, 10 Keys to Unlock the Christian Life, The 10 Greatest Struggles of Your Life and teacher on the daily Unlocking the Bible radio broadcast.

Colin Smith

David Helm serves as Lead Pastor of the Hyde Park congregation of Holy Trinity Church in Chicago. David held the post of Senior Pastor of Holy Trinity Church from its founding in 1998 until 2008, when Jon Dennis assumed the role. A graduate of Wheaton College and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, David is ordained in the PCA and serves on the council of The Gospel Coalition. He authored 1 & 2 Peter and Jude in Crossway’s Preaching the Word series, The Big Picture Story Bible and contributed to Preach the Word: Essays on Expository Preaching in Honor of Kent Hughes. Additionally, David serves as Chairman of the Charles Simeon Trust, a ministry devoted to equipping men in expository preaching.

David Helm
Josh Moody is Senior Pastor of College Church in Wheaton. He was born in Epsom, Surrey, in the suburbs of London, England. He completed a B.A. in History and a Doctorate in Theology at Cambridge University. Josh has authored three books: The God-Centered Life: Insights from Jonathan Edwards for Today, Jonathan Edwards and the Enlightenment: Knowing the Presence of God, and Authentic Spirituality. He has also been a recipient of a research fellowship at Yale Divinity School.

Josh Moody


Instruction 1 Preaching Apocalyptic: Understanding an Alien Genre Carson mp3 mp3 59min 81mb
Instruction 2 Traveling Instructions: Preaching the Cross Helm mp3 mp3 51min 70mb
Instruction 3 Preaching Apocalyptic: And Where is Jesus? Carson mp3 mp3 45min 62mb
Instruction 4 Preaching Apocalyptic: Its Function and Usefulness Carson mp3 mp3 50min 68mb
Instruction 5 Bone and Marrow: A Demonstration of Preparing a Sermon Helm mp3 mp3 50min 68mb
Instruction 6 Christian Expository Preaching Smith mp3 mp3 44min 60mb
Primer An Approach to Apocalyptic Literature Helm pdf pdf 36 pages 269kb
Lecture The Purpose of Symbolism in the Book of Revelation G. Beale mp3 mp3 63min 89mb
Exposition 1 Revelation 21-22 Smith mp3 mp3 42min 58mb
Exposition 2 Ezekiel 4-5 Carson mp3 mp3 60min 82mb
Exposition 3 Zechariah 1.1-16 Moody mp3 mp3 35min 48mb