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The Paradoxes of Paul (Justification and Variegated Nomism #2)
A comprehension of Paul's understanding of the law and justification has been a perennial problem for historians and theologians. In light of new studies on early Judaism, an international group of esteemed New Testament scholars evaluates the paradoxes of Paul in this second volume of Justification and Variegated Nomism. Contributors include Martin Hengel, Douglas J. Moo, ...more
Paperback, 545 pages
Published November 1st 2004 by Baker Academic
(first published August 1st 2001)
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There has always been controversy about Paul and his view of Justification, in this book various contributors (including Martin Hengel, Douglas J. Moo, Timothy George, and Stephen Westerholm) look at Paul's view of Justification in light of new studies on early Judaism. It is very interesting and I have always liked D.A. Carson and Timothy George.
This was a fantastic theological/historical/exegetical critique of the New Perspective and examination of the doctrine of Justification in light of recent evidence. Those form the NPP who shrug it off without actually dealing with the content are confirming the verdict of this volume and the previous one that, for the most part, their position is unfounded in the biblical and historical evidence.
D.A. Carson is research professor of New Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois. He has been at Trinity since 1978. Carson came to Trinity from the faculty of Northwest Baptist Theological Seminary in Vancouver, British Columbia, where he also served for two years as academic dean. He has served as assistant pastor and pastor and has done itinerant ministry in Cana ...moreMore about D.A. Carson...
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