The author could well have entitled the book, ‘What the Gospels really say’, following the pattern set by his popular early work on Paul. Believing that we have all ‘misread’ the Gospels (and that includes everyone from the Early Church to the present!), Wright seeks to put us all right. This 11-chapter paperback is a semi-popular version of his academic work intended primarily for preachers, teachers and students.
HOW GOD BECAME KING Getting to the heart of the gospels By Tom Wright. SPCK. 282 pages. £12.99 ISBN 978 0 281 061 464
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