David G. Horrell's 1 Peter (New Testament Guides) PDF

By David G. Horrell

ISBN-10: 0567030571

ISBN-13: 9780567030573

ISBN-10: 0567031691

ISBN-13: 9780567031693

This quantity bargains a concise and obtainable creation to one Peter, specifically geared toward undergraduate-level scholars. It offers details at the most probably old and social environment of this letter, on its literary shape and theological content material, and on concerns all in favour of its interpretation. specifically, this quantity means that 1 Peter is a vital textual content now not least for the ways that it either displays and constructs early Christian id, in its relationships with Judaism and the Roman Empire. even though 1 Peter is still ignored in comparison with the canonical gospels and the main Pauline letters, Horrell argues that the letter merits even more awareness for the pivotal contribution it makes to the advance of early Christianity and for the ways that it unearths this improvement in progress.

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