1 Corinthians: A Shorter Exegetical and Pastoral Commentary by Anthony C. Thiselton

By Anthony C. Thiselton

Anthony Thiselton’s long New foreign Greek testomony observation quantity The First Epistle to the Corinthians (2000) has develop into a customary paintings on 1 Corinthians. during this "shorter" observation Thiselton attracts on his very good exegesis from that quantity yet combines it afresh with prepared useful and pastoral software for readers in any respect levels.

Thiselton delves deeply into the context and textual content of Paul’s first Corinthian letter as he indicates, part through part, how the ebook applies to pastoral and sensible concerns. He attracts bright parallels among the transforming into church in Corinth and the twenty-first-century church, demonstrating that modern-day church additionally faces a seductive tradition of pageant and consumerism. The church in Corinth most popular its self-centered theology to the Christ-centered gospel of the broader apostolic church. Paul’s reaction in 1 Corinthians, amplified by means of Thiselton’s remark, turns into a dwelling, functional, remodeling be aware from God for Christians today.

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