The Author

Pietro Ciavarella (ThM, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School) is married to Florentine Silvia, whom he met on a short-term mission to Italy in 1987. They have two teenage sons. He is a professor of Greek and church history, a pastor, exegete, and author. His forthcoming book in Italian on justification draws extensively on the 16th-century jewel of the Italian Reformation, Il Beneficio di Cristo (The Benefit of Christ’s Death, Venice 1543) to illustrate that doctrine from a native Italian source.

Guarding the Good Deposit of the Gospel at the 1st TGCi Conference

Expository preaching is virtually unknown to most Italian evangelicals.

Needed: Exegetes for Italy

With limited resources, the Italian church continues to welcome