The Theology of Paul's Letter to the Galatians

The Theology of Paul's Letter to the Galatians

by James D. G. Dunn
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521359538

ISBN-13: 9780521359535

Pub. Date: 06/28/2006

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Recent research into the character of Judaism in the first century has given scholars a new perspective on Paul. Nowhere is this new perspective more important than in the case of Paul's letter to the Galatians, a letter that shaped the character of the Christian religion in its early years and that remains a foundation document of Christianity. This study, the

Overview

Recent research into the character of Judaism in the first century has given scholars a new perspective on Paul. Nowhere is this new perspective more important than in the case of Paul's letter to the Galatians, a letter that shaped the character of the Christian religion in its early years and that remains a foundation document of Christianity. This study, the first to benefit from the new perspective on Paul, explains more clearly than ever the issues that confronted Paul and the powerful theological arguments he brought to bear in response.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521359535
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
06/28/2006
Series:
New Testament Theology Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
180
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.43(d)

Table of Contents

Editor's preface; Preface; List of abbreviations; 1. Introduction; 2. The make or break issues; 3. The fundamental agreements; 4. The heritage of Abraham; 5. How should the heirs of Abraham live?; 6. Lesser issues; 7. The influence of Galatians in Christian thought; List of further reading; Indexes.

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