John Henson
John Henson

John Henson graduated in history and theology from Southampton and Oxford Universities, and is now a retired Baptist minister. He is the editor of Good As New, the radical new translation of the New Testament.He lives in Cardiff, Wales.


Books by John Henson

Wide Awake Worship

Hymns and Prayers Renewed for the 21st Century

Nov 2010

Some of the most honoured prayers reset in genuine contemporary language and over fifty classic hymns of former centuries presented in new guise.

Other Temptations of Jesus

Dec 2003

The Christian life is not about giving up, but taking up. The call of Jesus to discipleship is a positive one-love God and your neighbour. It's not about being serious, but happy and loving.

Gay Disciple, The

Jesus' friends tells it their own way

Jan 2007

An eye-opening look at what life was like in Palestine during the life of Jesus.

Good As New

Aug 2005

A fresh and exciting interpretation of the early Christian scriptures in the idiom of today.

Good As New

Dec 2003

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