TITLE

Status or service?

AUTHOR(S)
Krentz, Edgar
PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
Christian Century;10/16/96, Vol. 113 Issue 29, p963
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the concept of social status in I Thessalonians 2:1-8. Importance of status in the Roman world of the first century; Aspects of disciple Paul's lifestyle; Importance of commitment to God and the good news about Jesus to free an individual from the need to achieve status.
ACCESSION #
9610314711

 

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