Friendship and Finances in Philippi: The Letter of Paul to the Philippians / Edition 1

Friendship and Finances in Philippi: The Letter of Paul to the Philippians / Edition 1

by Ben Witherington, III
     
 

ISBN-10: 1563381028

ISBN-13: 9781563381027

Pub. Date: 11/01/1994

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

Presents an exposition of Paul's letter following an introduction to the background and foreground of Paul and the Philippine letter. Applies insights from the social sciences and from Greco-Roman rhetoric to Philippians, distilling the benefits of these new disciplines for the study of this letter.  See more details below

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Presents an exposition of Paul's letter following an introduction to the background and foreground of Paul and the Philippine letter. Applies insights from the social sciences and from Greco-Roman rhetoric to Philippians, distilling the benefits of these new disciplines for the study of this letter.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781563381027
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
11/01/1994
Series:
NT in Context Commentaries Series
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.41(d)

Table of Contents

1Background and Foreground of Paul and the Phllippian Letter1
2Epistolary Prescript-1:1-230
3Exordium and Thanksgiving Prayer-1:3-1135
4The Narratio-1:12-26 : Arrested Development42
5The Proposito-1:27-30 : Solid Citizens on Firm Footing50
6The Probatio-2:1-4:3 : The First Appeal: The Example of Christ-2:1-1856
7The Probatio-2:1-4:3 : The Second Appeal: The Paradigmatic Partners-2:10-3075
8The Probatio-2:1-4:3 : The Third Appeal: Paul vs. the Appalling Dogs-3:1-4:183
9The Probatio-2:1-4:3 : The Fourth Appeal: Women at Odds104
10The Peroratio-4:4-20 : Division I: "Virtue as a Necessity"-4:4-9110
11The Peroratio-4:4-20 : Division II: "Giving and Receiving"-4:10-20122
12Epistolary Closing/Subscription-4:21-23 : "Caesar's Household"134
Notes139
Index of Biblical Passages173
Index of Extra-Biblical References176
Index of Modern Authors178

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