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1 and 2 Timothy, Titus

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Published by Hendrickson Publishers in Peabody, Mass .
Written in English.

About the Book

The present edition of this commentary has been totally reset and rewritten to comment on the text of the New International Version (NIV). Nonetheless, it is still substantially the same as the original Good News Commentary, first published in 1984. These three letters (1 and 2 Timothy and Titus), called the Pastoral Epistles (PE) since the eighteenth century, purport to be letters from the Apostle Paul to two of his younger co-workers, whom he has left in charge of the churches in Ephesus and Crete, respectively. Since the early nineteenth century, however, when doubt was first expressed by F. Schleiermacher, a large array of arguments has been forthcoming that have called their authenticity into question, so that at present the large majority of NT (New Testament) scholars worldwide consider them not authored by Paul but by a pseudepigrapher (although a disciple of Paul), around the turn of the first century A.D. The present commentary has been written from the perspective of Pauline authorship, fully aware of the many difficulties that entails but convinced that theories of pseudepigraphy have even greater historical difficulties. - Introduction.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-313) and indexes.
"Revised edition"--Pref.

Series
New International biblical commentary ;, 13
Other Titles
First and Second Timothy, Titus.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
227/.8307
Library of Congress
BS2735.3 .F44 1988

The Physical Object

Pagination
xvii, 332 p. ;
Number of pages
332

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL2271172M
Internet Archive
12timothytitus00feeg
ISBN 10
0943575109
LC Control Number
89159457
Library Thing
114687
Goodreads
127413

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