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“Introducing Evangelical Theology” by Daniel J. Treier wins a 2020 Christian Book Award® in the Bible Reference Works category

Ada, Mich. (May 6, 2020)  Baker Academic is proud to announce that Introducing Evangelical Theology (ISBN 9780801097690; Ebook ISBN 9781493416776; $29.99) by Daniel J. Treier was awarded the 2020 Christian Book Award® in the Bible Reference Works category by the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA).

The May 5 announcement called Introducing Evangelical Theology “A meaty but manageable introduction to the convictions and arguments shaping contemporary evangelical theology.” For a complete list of the 2020 ECPA Christian Book Award winners, please visit According to ECPA, the Christian Book Awards “recognizes the absolute highest quality in Christian books.” It is “based on excellence in content, literary quality, design, and impact.”

Introducing Evangelical Theology offers students a biblically rich, creedally structured, ecumenically evangelical, and ethically engaged introduction to Christian theology. Daniel Treier, coeditor of the popular Evangelical Dictionary of Theology, discusses key Scripture passages, explains Christian theology within the structure of the Nicene Creed, explores the range of evangelical approaches to contested doctrines, acquaints evangelicals with other views (including Orthodox and Catholic), and integrates theological ethics with chapters on the Ten Commandments and the Lord’s Prayer.

Daniel J. Treier (PhD, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School) is Knoedler Professor of Theology at Wheaton College Graduate School in Wheaton, Illinois. He is the author of Introducing Theological Interpretation of Scripture and has coedited several books, including the Evangelical Dictionary of Theology and the award-winning Dictionary for Theological Interpretation of the Bible.

Baker Academic serves the academy and the church by publishing works that further the pursuit of knowledge and understanding within the context of Christian faith. Building on our Reformed and evangelical heritage, we connect authors and readers across the broader academic community by publishing books that reflect historic Christianity and its contemporary expressions.

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