By V. G. Shillington
2 Corinthians; is the 10th quantity to seem during this sequence. Shillington has immersed himself within the examine of Paul and of two Corinthians. This epistle is Paul's own testimony approximately his ministry of reconciliation and his ministry in protecting the reality of the gospel. V. George Shillington sees this letter as Paul's own testimony approximately his ministry of reconciliation one of the Corinthian Christians (chapters 1-9) and his ministry in protecting the reality of the gospel (chapters 10-13). The thread that ties the 2 components jointly is Paul's conviction on pastoral ministry below the banner of Christ. Paul insists that ministry is to be borne in sickness like that of Christ crucified. In elevating the crucified Messiah out of the previous production, God has inaugurated a brand new construction, during which believers already take part. the one boast allowed is within the Lord, now not in one's personal achievements or increased reviews.
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In short, the salutation corresponds largely to the substance of the body of the letter, and thus it deserves due consideration. Paul has crafted the terms of each salutation in line with his experience of Jesus Christ on the one hand, and included particular terms in line with the character of his argument on the other. Outline Senders Designated, 1:la Receivers Designated, 1: b A Pauline Greeting, 1:2 Explanatory Notes Senders Designated 1:1a Paul consistently uses the single given name of Paul to identify himself (cf.
This is justification enough to produce the Believers Church Bible Commentary. Nevertheless, the Holy Spirit is not bound to any tradition. May this series be an instrument in breaking down walls between Christians in North America and around the world, bringing new joy in obedience through a fuller understanding of the Word. THE EDITORIAL COUNCIL Page 11 AUTHOR'S PREFACE Numerous efforts have been made to grasp the mind of Paul, to know his motives and his world mission. The efforts have borne much fruit, but the end of the search is not yet.
1:3). Similarly, the Father of mercies builds on references to the Lord's mercy scattered throughout OT texts (Exod. 34:6; Ps. 25:6).
2 Corinthians (Believers Church Bible Commentary) by V. G. Shillington