Status or service?

Krentz, Edgar
October 1996
Christian Century;10/16/96, Vol. 113 Issue 29, p963
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.


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