|Statement||Harold K. Moulton ....|
|Series||Epworth preacher"s commentaries|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||135 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||135|
Ephesians, Colossians, and Philemon book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In his commentary, Ralph Martin singles out two themes /5. A prolific writer, he has twice won the Christianity Today best Biblical Studies book-of-the-year award. The Letters to Philemon, the Colossians, and the Ephesians: A Socio-Rhetorical Commmentary [SRC] () by Ben Witherington III. Hear about sales, receive special offers & more.4/5(1). Overview. In this scholarly work, F. F. Bruce gives a section by section commentary on Colossians, Philemon, and Ephesians. Based on an in depth study of the Greek texts, he starts with an introduction that covers the beginnings of the three books and gives . Colossians 1 Ephesians 1 Philemon Philippians 1 Colossians 2 Ephesians 2 Philippians 2 Colossians 3 Ephesians 3 Philippians 3 Colossians 4 Ephesians 4 Philippians 4 The first principle is to note the historical setting in which a biblical book was written and the particular historical occasion for its authorship. The original author had a.
The Epistles to the Colossians, to Philemon, and to the Ephesians F. F. Bruce “ undertaken to provide earnest students of the New Testament with an exposition that is thorough and abreast of modern scholarship and at the same time loyal to the Scriptures as the infallible Word of God.”. This is a wonderful book. User Review - Christ Follower - The Epistles to the Colossians, to Philemon, and to the Ephesians Frederick Fyvie Bruce Snippet view - The Epistles to the Colossians, to Philemon, and to the Ephesians F. F. Bruce No preview available - /5(7). Ephesians, Colossians, and Philemon Ralph P. Martin. Martin singles out two themes that are high on today's agenda of theological and practical inquiry and planning. You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not. Colossians states the same general concept, but in much more straight forward than Ephesians. Colossians lacks the church analogy for the husband and wife, but adds that the husband not to be bitter against his wife. As mentioned in the beginning of this paper, Tychicus was the bearer of both epistles (Eph ; Col ).
He wrote to encourage them to be “rooted and built up in [Jesus]” (Colossians ). Paul wanted the believers there to keep growing strong in Christ. And while in the prison, Paul also wrote the epistle of Philemon. In it he tackled the problem of Onesimus, a runaway slave from Colossae. F.F. Bruce's commentary on the epistles to Colossians, Philemon, and Ephesians in the New International Commentary series is a valuable asset to any student of biblical theology, pastor, or layman. The late author's own admission was to study and write so that he should gain a better understanding of "what is involved in the interpretation of /5. Bruce begins The Epistles to The Colossianss, To Philemon, & to The Ephesians [NICNT] is a broad commentary covering the origins, authorship, circumstances, and text of each letter. Bruce pays particular attention to the geographical issues related to each letter, while also noting the Jewish influences and the theological issues brought out in each book, both abstract (Colossians) and /5(6). The Epistles to the Colossians, to Philemon, and After a lifetime of work that earned him the appellation “Dean of Evangelical Scholarship,” F. F. Bruce’s legacy of defending the historical reliability of the New Testament and explicating its meaning remains influential today, and rightly :