Prayer In The New Testament / Edition 1

Prayer In The New Testament / Edition 1

by Oscar Cullmann
     
 

ISBN-10: 0800629442

ISBN-13: 9780800629441

Pub. Date: 01/01/2010

Publisher: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers

Cullman's study is distinguished by its responsible exegesis and its attention to the philosophical issues so often overlooked in general books on prayer."
-Sharyn Dowd, Lexington Theological Seminary

Oscar Cullman offers here the first complete treatment of the New Testament doctrine and practice of prayer, a subject he refers to as "the greatest gift of grace

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Cullman's study is distinguished by its responsible exegesis and its attention to the philosophical issues so often overlooked in general books on prayer."
-Sharyn Dowd, Lexington Theological Seminary

Oscar Cullman offers here the first complete treatment of the New Testament doctrine and practice of prayer, a subject he refers to as "the greatest gift of grace and a difficult task to be learned." He comments on the difficulties of praying, objections to prayer, prayer and human weakness, prayer in the Synoptic Gospels, in Paul, in John, and in the rest of the New Testament.

Oscar Cull mann , Professor Emeritus of the Universities of Basel and Paris, is one of the most distinguished New Testament scholars of the twentieth century. Among his influential books are Christ and Time (1951), The Christology of the New Testament (1959), and Unity through Diversity (Fortress Press, 1988).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780800629441
Publisher:
Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Publication date:
01/01/2010
Series:
Overtures to Biblical Theology Series
Edition description:
1st North American ed
Pages:
210
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.44(d)

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