The Future Inheritance of Land in the Pauline Epistles - Miguel G. Echevarria

The Future Inheritance of Land in the Pauline Epistles

The Future Inheritance of Land in the Pauline Epistles

0 0 5 Scritto da: Miguel G. Echevarria
E-book.
The Apostle Paul's vision of eternity is centered on the inheritance theme. Although Paul rarely unpacks this concept, he employs the inheritance in a manner that encompasses the hope of a renewed cosmos promised to Abraham and his descendants. Thus, the apostle does not redefine a theme grounded in the Old Testament and Second Temple literature--as if it now referred to heaven or some other spiritualized existence. He expects what every pious Jew expected--the tangible fulfillment of the promise, when at last God's people will dwell in a land where they will experience rest under the rule of Messiah. What Paul clarifies is that those who are "in Christ" are the beneficiaries of the inheritance. Although believers do not currently possess what has been promised to them, they have the hope that the Spirit will lead them on a new exodus through the wilderness of the present sinful age until they inherit the coming world.
Lingua: Inglese Categoria: Religione e Spiritualità Traduttore:

Più informazioni

Editore: Pickwick Publications
Pubblicato: 2019-01-25
ISBN: 9781532632839
Recensioni

Come funziona?

1) Crea un account qui sul sito web

2) Attiva la prova gratuita

3) Scarica l’app

4) Inserisci le tue credenziali e accedi all’app

5) Inizia ad ascoltare!

Prova gratis per 14 giorni