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Understanding Paul and his letters

Author: Vincent P Branick
Publisher: New York ; Mahwah, NJ : Paulist Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Vincent P. Branick's definitive text, Understanding Paul and His Letters, introduces readers to the extraordinary insights of Saint Paul, always considered in the context of each of his letters and in the soil of Paul's Hellenistic Jewish background. The study begins with Paul's style of writing letters and his methods of developing ideas. The book critically examines the value of the Acts of the Apostles as a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Paul, the Apostle Saint.; Paul, the Apostle Saint.; Paulus (Apostel); Paulus (Apostel).
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vincent P Branick
ISBN: 9780809145812 0809145812
OCLC Number: 290423120
Description: xv, 439 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Background. A literary analysis of Paul's letters --
The life of Paul--the use of Acts --
Paul's intellectual and religious background : Hellenism and Judaism --
Paul's theological background in Judaism --
The letters of Paul. 1 Thessalonians --
1 Corinthians --
2 Corinthians --
Galatians --
Romans --
Philippians --
Colossians and Philemon --
Letters written in Paul's name. Ephesians --
The Pastoral Epistles: 1 and 2 Timothy, Titus --
2 Thessalonians.
Responsibility: Vincent P. Branick.


Understanding Paul and His Letters is a seminal text in that it traces the development of the main lines of Paul's theology and faith through each of his letters.  Read more...
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