Download e-book for iPad: A Commentary on the Epistles of Peter and Jude by J. N. D. Kelly

By J. N. D. Kelly

Show description

Read or Download A Commentary on the Epistles of Peter and Jude PDF

Similar religion & spirituality books

New PDF release: The Book of the Sacred Magic of Abra-Melin the Mage

The e-book of The Sacred Magic of Abra=Melin, The Mage, as brought through Abraham the Jew unto his son, Lamech. A Grimoire of The 15th Century Translated by way of S. L. MacGregor-Mathers from an previous and infrequent French Manuscript within the Bihliotheque de i'Arsenal at Paris. copy of 1932 variation.

The Invention of Religion by Alexander Drake PDF

During this booklet, the writer explores the query of no matter if religions have been invented by means of people or given to us through another ability. it's a clinical examine how historical people made experience of the area and the phenomena they encountered round them.

In the previous, arguments opposed to the lifestyles of gods have regularly are available in the shape of medical inquiries that try to convey there isn't any proof for his or her lifestyles. the discovery of faith, in spite of the fact that, investigates the mental mechanisms that reason religions to originate and it units out to end up that after people have neither technological know-how nor faith, those mechanisms lead them to invent new religions. It additionally investigates how the diversities (like monotheism vs. pantheism) among religions come up and the way possible those transformations are.

Additional resources for A Commentary on the Epistles of Peter and Jude

Sample text

That the addressees, or the majority of them, are Gentile Christians. Thus in transferring to them the hallowed language appropriate to God's own people the writer is tacitly implying that the Christian Church has succeeded to that privileged role. g. Gal. vi. 16; Phil. iii. 3; Jas. i. i) which goes back to our Lord's interpretation of His person and mission in the light of key-ideas of the OT. The writer embroiders the theme in ii. 9 f. In the present passage 40 i. i ADDRESS AND GREETING the point he wishes to emphasize, in view of his readers' difficult situation, is that as Christians they have no abiding home on earth.

Bigg, The Epistles of St. Peter and St. Jude (International Critical Commentary. Edinburgh, 1901). A. Charue, Les Epttres catholiques (Paris, 3rd ed. 1951)C. E. B. Cranfield, i and 2 Peter and Jude (Torch Commentary. London, 1960). J. Felten, Die zwei Briefe des HI. Petrus und der Judasbrief (Regensburg, 1929). R. Franco, Cartas de son Pedro (Madrid, 1962). Fn Hauck, Die Brief e des Jakobus, Petrus, Judas und Johannes (Gdt- tingen, 8th ed. 1957). F. J. A. Hort, The First Epistle of St. Peter i.

4, as well as iv. 12-19; v. 6-10, and throughout is the motive prompting all the writer's exhortations, appeals for exemplary conduct, and glowing delineations of Christ's victory over-evil powers and the baptized Christian's share in it. Moreover, the themes in the several parts are exactly the same (it is better to suffer for doing right than the reverse: iii. 17; iv. ; brief tribulation to be succeeded by glory: i. ; v. 10; rejoicing in suffering: i. 6, 8; iv. ); and the same strongly eschatological note is present everywhere (i.

Download PDF sample

A Commentary on the Epistles of Peter and Jude by J. N. D. Kelly

by Thomas

Rated 4.44 of 5 – based on 21 votes