Focusing on Paul : : Persuasion and Theological Design in Romans and Galatians / / Andrie du Toit; ed. by David S. du Toit, Cilliers Breytenbach.

In the early 1970’s, due to serious epistemological flaws, the demise of traditional New Testament research paradigms became imminent. A new generation of scholars started the search for a fresh approach, based on scientifically sound principles. Working within the stimulating atmosphere of the New...

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Superior document:Title is part of eBook package: De Gruyter DGBA Backlist Complete English Language 2000-2014 PART1
Place / Publishing House:Berlin ;, Boston : : De Gruyter, , [2012]
Year of Publication:2012
Series:Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die neutestamentliche Wissenschaft , 151
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Physical Description:1 online resource (443 p.) :; 1 frontispiece
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Table of Contents:
  • i-iv
  • Editors’ Preface
  • Author’s Preface
  • Contents
  • I. On Paul’s Life, Style and Theology
  • A Tale of Two Cities: “Tarsus or Jerusalem” Revisited
  • Hyperbolical Contrasts: A Neglected Aspect of Paul’s Style
  • Vilification as a Pragmatic Device in Early Christian Epistolography
  • Encountering Grace: Towards Understanding the Essence of Paul’s Damascus Experience
  • The Centrality of Grace in the Theology of Paul
  • Primitive Christian Belief in the Resurrection of Jesus in the Light of Pauline Resurrection and Appearance Terminology
  • Faith and Obedience in Paul
  • “In Christ”, “in the Spirit” and Related Prepositional Phrases: Their Relevance for a Discussion on Pauline Mysticism
  • II. On Paul’s Letter to the Galatians
  • Alienation and Re-Identification as Pragmatic Strategies in Galatians
  • Galatians 6:13: A Possible Solution to an Old Exegetical Problem
  • III. On Paul’s Letter to the Romans
  • “God’s beloved in Rome” (Rom 1:7). The Genesis and Socio-Economic Situation of the First Generation Christian Community in Rome
  • The Ecclesiastical Situation of the First Generation Roman Christians
  • Persuasion in Romans 1:1–17
  • Romans 1:3–4 and the Gospel Tradition: A Reassessment of the Phrase κατὰ πνευ̑μα ἁγιωσύνης
  • Forensic Metaphors in Romans and Their Soteriological Significance
  • Paul, Homosexuality and Christian Ethics
  • Die Kirche als doxologische Gemeinschaft im Römerbrief
  • Gesetzesgerechtigkeit und Glaubensgerechtigkeit in Rom 4:13-25: Im Gespräch mit E.P. Sanders
  • Dikaiosyne in Römer 6
  • Text-Critical Issues in Romans 14-16
  • Shaping a Christian Lifestyle in the Roman Capital
  • Andrie du Toit: Bibliography (1962-2006)
  • Acknowledgments
  • Indices