Paul and the Faithfulness of God

Paul and the Faithfulness of God

N. T. Wright

This hugely expected two-book fourth quantity in N. T. Wright's magisterial sequence, Christian Origins and the query of God, is destined to turn into the traditional reference element at the topic for all critical scholars of the Bible and theology. The mature summation of a lifetime's research, this landmark ebook will pay a wealthy tribute to the breadth and intensity of the apostle's imaginative and prescient, and gives an unprecedented wealth of particular insights into his existence, instances, and enduring impact.

Wright conscientiously explores the full context of Paul's concept and task— Jewish, Greek and Roman, cultural, philosophical, non secular, and imperial— and exhibits how the apostle's worldview and theology enabled him to interact with the many-sided complexities of first-century lifestyles that his church buildings have been dealing with. Wright additionally offers shut and illuminating readings of the letters and different basic assets, in addition to severe insights into the key twists and turns of exegetical and theological debate within the titanic secondary literature. the result's a rounded and profoundly compelling account of the fellow who grew to become the world's first, and maximum, Christian theologian.

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