Today's society has thing in common with the ancient world. Many of the teachings of Jesus and his Apostles are diffi cult to understand, let alone put into practice. How is the New Testament still relevant to everyday life? This book is a modern, reader-friendly look at the age old writings of the New Testament. Questions about life, human relations, family, money, love, food, the body, walking and many other subjects are discussed in a way that gives you ideas and suggestions on how you can live according to Jesus's teachings. The main episodes and characters of the New Testament are presented so that even readers foreign to Christian culture can easily understand them. Just pick up the book and read a passage at random! How can the example and teachings of Jesus help reinvent your life? How can He, by teaching you to love your neighbor, bring you hope, the very fuel of life itself? The author's challenge in writing this book was to provide youwith answers to these questions. He has met this challenge by sharing with you, the reader, his personal experiences on the long and difficult road that we must follow to live in keeping with the message of Jesus
Christian E. Megrelis is a former Vice Chairman of the United Bible Societies and is Chairman of the French Bible Society. His life as a citizen of the world gives him the opportunity to discover different cultures and develop his views on the infl uence of the Jesus's teaching on civilization. He was born and lives in France but now spends most of his time in remote lands.