The Message of Romans: God's Good News for the World

The Message of Romans: God's Good News for the World

by John Stott
     
 

In this paperback edition previously released with the title Romans, John Stott expounds Paul's words, themes and arguments. His commentary spans the two worlds of Romans--Paul's and ours.See more details below

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In this paperback edition previously released with the title Romans, John Stott expounds Paul's words, themes and arguments. His commentary spans the two worlds of Romans--Paul's and ours.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780830812462
Publisher:
InterVarsity Press
Publication date:
06/01/2001
Series:
The Bible Speaks Today Series
Pages:
432
Sales rank:
172,064
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 1.30(d)

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Table of Contents

Author's Preface
Chief Abbreviations
BibliographyPreliminary Essay
1. The Influence of the Letter
2. New Challenges to Old Traditions
3. Paul's Purposes in Writing
4. A Brief Overview of RomansIntroduction: The Gospel of God and Paul's Eagerness to Share It (1:1-17)
1. Paul and the Gospel (1:1-6)
2. Paul and the Romans (1:7-13)
3. Paul and Evangelism (1:14-17)A. The Wrath of God Against all Humankind (1:18-3:20)
4. Depraved Gentile Society (1:18-32)
5. Critical Moralizers (2:1-16)
6. Self-confident Jews (2:17-3:8)
7. The Whole Human Race (3:9-20)B. The Grace of God in the Gospel (3:21-8:39)
8. God's Righteousness Revealed and Illustrated (3:21-4:25)
9. God's People United in Christ (5:1-6:23)
10. God's Law and Christian Discipleship (7:1-25)
11. God's Spirit in God's Children (8:1-39)C. The Plan of God for Jews and Gentiles (9-11)
12. Israel's Fall: God's Purpose of Election (9:1-33)
13. Israel's Fault: God's Dismay Over Her Disobedience (10:1-21)
14. Israel's Future: God's Long-term Design (11:1-32)
15. Doxology (11:33-36)
16. A Manifesto of EvangelismD. The Will of God for Changed Relationships (12:1-15:13)
17. Our Relationship to God: Consecrated Bodies and Renewed Minds (12:1-2)
18. Our Relationship to Ourselves: Thinking Soberly about Our Gifts (12:3-8)
19. Our Relationship to One Another: Love in the Family of God (12:9-16)
20. Our Relationship to Our Enemies: Not Retaliation, But Service (12:17-21)
21. Our Relationship to the State: Conscientious Citizenship (13:1-7)
22. Our Relationship to the Law: Neighbour-love As Its Fulfillment (13:8-10)
23. Our Relationship to the Day: Living in the 'Already' and the 'Not Yet' (13:11-14)
24. Our Relationship to the Weak: Welcoming, and Not Despising, Judging or Offending Them (14:1-15:13)Conclusion: The Providence of God in the Ministry of Paul (15:14-16:27)
25. His Apostolic Service (15:14-22)
26. His Travel Plans (15:23-33)
27. His Commendation and Greetings (16:1-16)
28. His Warnings, Messages and Doxology (16:17-27)
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