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Colossians and Philemon

Jim Townsend

Colossians and Philemon

a runaway church and a runaway slave

by Jim Townsend

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Published by D. C. Cook Pub. Co. in Elgin, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. N.T. Colossians -- Textbooks.,
  • Bible. N.T. Philemon -- Textbooks.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 127-129.

    StatementJim Townsend.
    SeriesBible mastery series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS2715.5 .T68 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2412814M
    ISBN 101555138497
    LC Control Number87070309
    OCLC/WorldCa18497138

    The Exegetical Guide to the Greek New Testament: Colossians and Philemon is the first book in a projected series of twenty volumes that seeks to bring together classroom, study, and pulpit by providing the student or pastor with the information needed to understand and expound the Greek text of the New Murray J. Harris aims to close the gap between grammatical analysis and 5/5(1). Colossians, Philemon, pp. xxx-xxxviii; Barclay, pp. ; and Donald A. Carson and Douglas J. Moo, An Introduction to the New Testament, pp. 4 Dr. Constable's Notes on Colossians Edition.

    Colossians and Philemon. By R. Kent Hughes. Westchester, IL: Crossway Books, pp. Cloth, $ This volume is the first of a new series entitled “Preaching the Word.”. This brief exposition of Colossians-Philemon is designed to assist pastors and church members to better understand the flow of Paul’s thought, the chief themes of the book and the meanings of key words and phrases. It was originally published in by Zondervan Press.

    I taught Colossians for years, used a commentary I really liked, and so I still turn first to Peter O'Brien, Word Biblical Commentary Vol. 44, Colossians-Philemon. Exegetically rigorous and theologically sensitive. [Full Review]/5(22).   Author: The author of the Book of Philemon was the apostle Paul (Philemon ). Date of Writing: The Book of Philemon was written in approximately A. D. Purpose of Writing: The letter to Philemon is the shortest of all Paul’s writings and deals with the practice of slavery. The letter suggests that Paul was in prison at the time of the writing. Philemon was a slave owner who also hosted.


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Colossians and Philemon by Jim Townsend Download PDF EPUB FB2

Why study Paul’s letters to the Colossians and Philemon. Let me provide three reasons. First, Colossians is unrivalled in its portrayal of the person of the Lord Jesus Christ. Some of the most exalted language concerning him is found in this short jewel of a. As with all volumes in the Pillar series, Moo’s commentary on Colossians and Philemon makes clear the flow and meaning of the text.

Using secondary scholarship judiciously, Moo skillfully links exegesis of the text with critical issues in biblical and systematic by: 6. The commentary on Colossians and Philemon by Peter O'Brien (number 44 in the Word Biblical Commentary Series) is a worthy endeavor, suitable for the biblical scholar and the layperson alike.

His introductory material, which covers approximately 28 pages, is thorough yet concise/5(17). Colossians and Philemon for You does a great job Colossians and Philemon book bridging the gap between first-century Colossae and our world today.

It makes God’s word clear, but more than that, it reveals its relevance. This is a word for our age, and Mark Meynell has done a fine job of showing that in an engaging and compelling : Mark Meynell. A workplace application of the theme of mutuality is alluded to in Colossians and discussed in Paul’s letter to Philemon, the shortest book of the Bible.

In Colossians, Paul mentions “the faithful and beloved brother,” Onesimus (Col. The letter to Philemon tells us that Onesimus was the slave of a Christian named Philemon (Philem. 16). Colossians and Philemon book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

This series is designed for those who know biblical language /5. Colossians, Philemon book. Read 10 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The NIV Application Commentary helps you communicate and apply 4/5. In this Bible study on Colossians & Philemon participants will be challenged to deal with dilemmas.

Also, through Paul's words he will refocus the attention to Christ and affirm the Christian lifestyle. Participants will be encouraged to apply God's word to their lives. Included are historical insights, word definitions, discussion questions, assignments and a leader's /5(5).

Colossians and Philemon for You does a great job of bridging the gap between first-century Colossae and our world today. It makes God’s word clear, but more than that, it reveals its relevance.

This is a word for our age, and Mark Meynell has done a fine job of showing that in an engaging and compelling way. Leave a Comment on Book Review: Colossians and Philemon (BECNT), G.

Beale G. Beale blew my mind when I read his book The Temple and the Church’s Mission (my long-review here). Since then I’ve tried to get everything he’s written. The Epistle of Paul to Philemon, known simply as Philemon, is one of the books of the Christian New is a prison letter, co-authored by Paul the Apostle with Timothy, to Philemon, a leader in the Colossian church.

It deals with the themes of forgiveness and does not identify himself as an apostle with authority, but as "a prisoner of Jesus Christ", calling Category: Pauline epistles.

As the latest book in bestselling author Elizabeth George's popular A Woman After God's Own Heart® Bible study series (, copies sold!), Embracing God's Grace focuses on Colossians and Philemon, helping readers strengthen their faith by discovering more about God and His principles.

Working through 25 lessons, readers will better understand who Christ is and who they are in Him.5/5(10). The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Colossians and Philemon by J. Lightfoot at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Crossway.

He is the New Testament editor for the revised Expositor's Bible Commentary and the author of various books and commentaries, including Mark and Colossians/Philemon in the NIV Application Commentary, and the article on Mark in the Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary.

He and his wife, Diana, reside in Waco, s: 2. The Tyndale New Testament Commentaries (TNTC) have long been a trusted resource for Bible study. Written by some of the world's most distinguished evangelicals scholars, including F. Bruce, Leon Morris, N.

Wright, and Donald Guthrie, these twenty volumes offer clear, reliable and relevant explanations of every book in the New ly distributed by Eerdmans Publishing Co /5(9). Colossians 1 New International Version (NIV). 1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother, 2 To God’s holy people in Colossae, the faithful brothers and sisters [] in Christ: Grace and peace to you from God our Father.

[Thanksgiving and Prayer. 3 We always thank God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, when we pray for you, 4 because we have heard of your. The Book of Colossians: Chapter 4 & Philemon Home» Audio Studies» The Book of Colossians» The Book of Colossians: Chapter 4 & Philemon In this study we’ll conclude our study of Paul’s letter to the Colossians and take a look at his fascinating letter to Philemon, a leader of the church in Colosse.

Getting the Most Out of Colossians and Philemon 1. Letter from a Famous Stranger - Colossians 2. Thanks Prayer - Colossians 3. Jesus Is Supreme - Colossians 4.

Growing Pains - Colossians 5. No Additions Needed - Colossians 6. Let’s Study Colossians and Philemon will help readers to see the horizons of both letters as extending to the church of all ages. Paul shows us that the acid test of the spiritual health of a church is whether or not Christ is at its heart – not just in some vague and general sense, but Christ in all his glory as he is set before us in God’s Word.

Free online learning about the book of Colossians from The Gospel Coalition. Free online learning about the book of Colossians from The Gospel Coalition. Topics: Colossians and Philemon. A week Practical Study Series on the Books of Colossians and Philemon. Written by Christopher A. Beetham.

The Book of Colossians contains important teachings for an integrated and diverse society. As the church in Colossae began to grow, the members faced challenges in understanding their identity as Christians and their relationship with God.

Paul’s letters to the Colossians and to Philemon address theological truths and practical issues of faith.This summary of the book of Philemon provides information about the title, author (s), date of writing, chronology, theme, theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the Book of Philemon.

Paul wrote this short letter (see vv. 1,9,19) probably at the same time as Colossians (c. a.d. 60; see Introduction to Colossians: Author.Along with his Philippians, his commentaries on Galatians and Colossians/Philemon are still considered landmarks of biblical study and exposition.

Alister McGrath (PhD, University of Oxford) is the Andreas Idreos Professor of Science and Religion at the University of Oxford, president of the Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics, and senior.