New PDF release: Acts

By Jaroslav Pelikan

Jaroslav Pelikan initiates this forty-volume observation sequence together with his paintings on Acts. This observation, like each one within the sequence, is designed to serve the church--through relief in preaching, instructing, research teams, and so forth--and reveal the ongoing highbrow and functional viability of theological interpretation of the Bible.

Pastors and leaders of the classical church--such as Augustine, Calvin, Luther, and Wesley--interpreted the Bible theologically, believing Scripture as an entire witnessed to the gospel of Jesus Christ. smooth interpreters of the Bible wondered this premise. yet in contemporary a long time, a serious mass of theologians and biblical students has began to reassert the concern of a theological studying of Scripture.

The Brazos Theological statement at the Bible sequence enlists best theologians to learn and interpret Scripture for the twenty-first century, simply because the church fathers, the Reformers, and different orthodox Christians did for his or her instances and areas.

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46 ACT S 1:26 (1 Cor. 9: 1) on the Damascus road (79: 1-4; 716:9), even though he had not "known Christ after the flesh" (2 Cor. 5: 16 AV), did make him "a witness with us to his resurrection" in a special way, which was shared by Stephen, though only in the hour of his death (7:56). But "witness to his resurrection" here as elsewhere seems to refer primarily to those in any generation who bear witness to it-"witnesses to me" (llolllapTupe~), the TPR has at 1:8, not IlOU llapTupe~ ("my witnesses")-rather than only to those of the first generation who had witnessed it (72:31).

Dvornik 1958. 43 1:14 ACTS the names of the apostles in Acts all have in common-and what they share with all the other rosters of disciples and apostles throughout the New Testament-is that the name Peter always appears first (~5:29a). Mary the Theotokos . Together with the women and Mary the mother of Jesus. The RSV rendering of mJV in 1: 14 as "together with:' rather than simply "with," as in the AV, serves to emphasize association rather than mere accompaniment, and therefore the solidarity of the disciples then, and of the church ever since, with Mary the mother of Jesus, as well as the unique and special place of the one who on the basis of Luke's Gospel has been saluted as "blessed ...

15. Niceno-Constantinopolitan Creed 8 (CCF 1:162-63); Niceno-Constantinopolitan Creed: Occidental Recension 8 (CCF 1:672). 51 2:1 ACT S (17:4) gradually, sometimes almost imperceptibly, through the preaching and teaching of the word of God (~9:1-4). The varieties in the manifestation of the Spirit would include the special inspiration of the aposdes. "Peter, filled with the Holy Spirit, said to them" (4:8): when combined with the apostolic claim to be speaking "in words not taught by human wisdom but taught by the Spirit" (1 Cor.

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