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Title The Nordic Paul : Finnish approaches to Pauline theology / edited by Lars Aejmelaeus, Antti Mustakallio
Published London : T & T Clark, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 247 pages)
Series European studies on Christian origins
Library of New Testament studies ; 374
T & T Clark library of biblical studies
Library of New Testament studies ; 374
Library of New Testament studies. European studies on Christian origins.
T & T Clark library of biblical studies.
Contents Finnish contributions to the debate on Paul and the law / Stephen Westerholm -- Torn between two loyalties : Romans 9-11 and Paul's conflicting convictions / Heikki Räisänen -- "God's righteousness" : once again / Timo Laato -- Greco-Roman philosophy and Paul's teaching on law / Niko Huttunen -- The Pauline Luther and the law : Lutheran theology re-engages the study of Paul / Risto Saarinen -- "Christ is weak in Paul" : the opposition to Paul in Corinth / Lars Aejmelaeus -- Rejoicing in the Judaisers' work? : the question of Paul's opponents in Phil. 1.15-18a / Nina Pehkonen -- Paul's two letters to the Philippians? : some critical observations on the unity question of Philippians / Jaakko Linko -- The false teaching and its source according to 2 Thess. 2.2 : a proposal for a "fresh" reading of the old crux / Kenneth Liljeström -- Fighting against straw men : derhetorizing theology and history in Paul / Lauri Thurén -- Towards a comprehensive analysis of Paul's argumentation / Mika Hietanen -- The very first audiences of Paul's letters : the implications of end greetings / Antti Mustakallio
Summary This book contains essays on the letters and theology of the Apostle Paul from leading Pauline scholars. The majority of the essays are based on papers given in the first Finnish national seminar on Paul held in the University of Helsinki in January 2007. Finnish contributions to scholarly discussion on Pauline theology have been widely recognized as challenging and thought-provoking, particularly in regards to Paul''s view on the Mosaic Law and soteriology. Heikki Räisänen''s view on Paul''s inconsistent thinking about Law and other topics has served to polarize discussion among Finnish sch
Analysis Epistles of Paul
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Bible. Epistles of Paul -- Theology.
Form Electronic book
Author Aejmelaeus, Lars.
Mustakallio, Antti.
LC no. 2009292144
ISBN 0567595595 (electronic bk.)
9780567595591 (electronic bk.)