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Download Introducing Romans: Critical Concerns in Paul's Most Famous Letter - Richard N. Longenecker
Introducing Romans: Critical Concerns in Paul's Most Famous Letter

Paul's Letter to the Romans has proven to be a particular challenge for commentators, with its many highly significant interpretive issues often leading to tortuous convolutions and even dead ends in their understanding of the letter.Here, Richard N. Longenecker takes a comprehensive look at the complex backdrop of Paul's letter and carefully unpacks a number of critical issues, including: Authorship, integrity, occasion, date, addressees, and purpose;Important recent interpretive approaches; Greco-Roman oral, rhetorical, and epistolary conventions; Jewish and Jewish Christian thematic and rhetorical features the establishing of the letter's Greek text; The letter's main focus, structure, and argument

Author: Richard N. Longenecker
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