Justification and the New Perspective on Paul

Justification and the New Perspective on Paul

by Guy Prentiss Waters
     
 

ISBN-10: 0875526497

ISBN-13: 9780875526492

Pub. Date: 01/01/2005

Publisher: P&R Publishing

Have evangelicals misunderstood Paul? Was the Reformation doctrine of justification a mistake? The New Perspective on Paul has serious implications for that pivotal doctrine of the gospel. Guy Waters lays out the theological, historical, and cultural antecedents to the New Perspective and examines its leading proponents. He offers a trenchant critique of their work

Overview

Have evangelicals misunderstood Paul? Was the Reformation doctrine of justification a mistake? The New Perspective on Paul has serious implications for that pivotal doctrine of the gospel. Guy Waters lays out the theological, historical, and cultural antecedents to the New Perspective and examines its leading proponents. He offers a trenchant critique of their work and warns us of problems that the New Perspective may pose within the church.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780875526492
Publisher:
P&R Publishing
Publication date:
01/01/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
286
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.82(d)

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Table of Contents

Forewordvii
Prefaceix
1"How the Mighty Have Fallen": From Luther to Schweitzer1
2Into the Twentieth Century: Bultmann, Davies, and Kasemann15
3Enter the New Perspective: Krister Stendahl23
4Ad Fontes?: E. P. Sanders on Judaism35
5Schweitzer Revivus: E. P. Sanders on Paul59
6After Sanders: Raisanen and Dunn91
7Enter the Church: N. T. Wright119
8A Critique of the New Perspective151
9What's at Stake for Reformed Christianity?191
Select and Annotated Chronological Bibliography213
Notes239
Index of Scripture263
Index of Subjects and Names267

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