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Somatic Comprehension of Unity
Language: en
Pages: 219
Authors: Kōshi Usami
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher: Gregorian Biblical BookShop

The aim of this book is to describe the particular character of the unity of the Ephesian Church. The next step of the study is the determination of the literary genre. This is pursued on the basis of an analysis of texts, especially of Eph 1,3-14 and its function within
The Church of Christ
Language: en
Pages: 443
Authors: Everett Ferguson
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

In The Church of Christ: A Biblical Ecclesiology for Today, respected biblical scholar Everett Ferguson presents a genuine biblical theology of the church. By systematically examining the New Testament's teaching on the existence, meaning, and purpose of the church, providing responsible coverage of the traditional topics in ecclesiology, and carefully
Language: en
Pages: 357
Authors: John Paul Heil
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Society of Biblical Lit

This book analyzes Paul's Letter to the Ephesians and demonstrates that the Letter's implied audience heard its individual units as a rich and complex pattern of chiastic structures. It shows that, not only is the entire Letter arranged in fifteen units that function as a comprehensive chiastic structure, but that
The Politics of Peace
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Te-Li Lau
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12-07 - Publisher: BRILL

This study examines the topos of peace in Ephesians by comparison with Colossians, Dio Chrysostom’s Orations, and the Confucian Four Books; and shows that Ephesians can be read as a politico-religious letter “concerning peace” within the church.
Jesus of Nazareth Lord and Christ: Essays on the Historical Jesus And New Testament Christology
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Joel B. Green, Max Turner
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994-03 - Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

The problem of the historical Jesus remains one of the most important themes in New Testament scholarship. Closely related to this problem is the question, How far can the impact made by the earthly Jesus and his own self-understanding sustain the weight of the Christological construction put upon them by