In this concise work, Fortner analyzes each scripture that contains the word "mystery" and unfolds it's biblical meaning. This work would work well for the more knowledgable Bible study or small group as a focused expedition on the the biblical use of the word "mystery" and how it pertains to God. Work through such "mysteries" as The mystery of faith, The mystery of spiritual union, The mystery of Godliness, and The mystery of providence.
"As it is ordinarily used, the word “mystery” refers to something that is unknown, perhaps unknowable, a phenomenon. It refers to that which is secret, or hidden. A “mystery” commonly implies the withholding of knowledge. However, as it is used in the New Testament the Word “mystery” refers to divinely revealed truth"