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Paul and the salvation of the individual [electronic resource]
Language: en
Pages: 246
Authors: Gary W. Burnett
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-01-01 - Publisher: BRILL

This work suggests that it is possible to maintain that Paul had a lively interest in the salvation of the individual, without having to revert to traditional Lutheran interpretations of the text. It focuses on three important texts in Romans.
The Church according to Paul
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: James W. Thompson
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-09 - Publisher: Baker Academic

Amid conflicting ideas about what the church should be and do in a post-Christian climate, the missing voice is that of Paul. The New Testament's most prolific church planter, Paul faced diverse challenges as he worked to form congregations. Leading biblical scholar James Thompson examines Paul's ministry of planting and
Paul's Letter to the Romans and Roman Imperialism
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Ian E. Rock
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-07 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

This book seeks to demonstrate that the Letter to the Romans may be seen as an attempt by a subordinate group to redress actual and potential issues of confrontation with the Empire, and to offer hope, even in the crisis of facing death. Paul demonstrates that it is God's peace
Self-designations and Group Identity in the New Testament
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Paul Trebilco
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-24 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

What terms would early Christians have used to address one another? In the first book-length study on this topic, Paul Trebilco investigates the origin, use and function of seven key self-designations: 'brothers and sisters', 'believers', 'saints', 'the assembly', 'disciples', 'the Way', and 'Christian'. In doing so, he discovers what they
Paul Distilled
Language: en
Pages: 156
Authors: Gary W. Burnett
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-02 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

What the apostle Paul has to say is transformative and utterly inspiring. But too often he is clouded in complicated explanations and murky misunderstandings. Paul Distilled gets to the essence of Paul, and uncovers what is at the heart of his thinking and why he’s had such an impact on