New Creation in Paul's Letters and Thought (Society for New by Moyer V. Hubbard

By Moyer V. Hubbard

As a biblical motif, 'new production' resonates through the pages of the Jewish and Christian scriptures, and occupies a primary position within the apostle Paul's imaginative and prescient of the Christian lifestyles. but the biblical and extra-biblical occurrences of this subject matter fluctuate commonly in which means, relating both a brand new cosmos, a brand new group, or a brand new person. starting with the outdated testomony and dealing in the course of the vital texts of moment Temple Judaism, Moyer V. Hubbard specializes in how the motif features within the argument, technique, and literary constitution of those files, highlighting its position because the strategy to the perceived plight. He then explores intimately which senses of the time period Paul intends in Galatians 6.15 and a couple of Corinthians 5.17, concluding that 'new construction' in Paul's letters describes the Spirit-wrought newness of the individual in Christ, and is essentially anthropological in orientation.

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