Download PDF by Nijay K. Gupta: 1–2 Thessalonians (New Covenant Commentary Series)

By Nijay K. Gupta

ISBN-10: 0718895053

ISBN-13: 9780718895051

ISBN-10: 1498286534

ISBN-13: 9781498286534

within the first century, the Thessalonian church grieved deaths of their group, persisted harsh persecution, and struggled with questions about the long run. Paul provided them the comforts and reassurances of desire within the Messiah Jesus. yet he provided excess of wishful pondering or pie-in-the-sky convenience. Paul's emphasis on desire within the Messiah Jesus concerned shooting a imaginative and prescient of God's redeemed and simply destiny to be able to see and stay faithfully at the present time. Paul didn't think in a passive desire, yet an lively desire the place, if the Day of the Messiah is a beacon, believers set their path and diligently circulation towards it. That diligence is mainly captured via love for Christian brothers and sisters, dedication to sincere and efficient paintings, and obedience to the reality of the gospel of Lord Messiah Jesus.

"In dialog with the easiest interpreters of the Thessalonian letters around the centuries, Nijay Gupta deals us a wealthy banquet of insights into those very early Christian Scriptures. concurrently available and perceptive, conscious of historic context in addition to modern theological and religious issues, it is a observation for college kids, pastors, and all readers of Paul."
--Michael J. Gorman, Raymond E. Brown Professor of religious study and Theology, St. Mary's Seminary & University

"Nijay Gupta's statement on 1 and a couple of Thessalonians demonstrates trustworthy, even-handed scholarship, theological and pastoral sensitivity, and a masterful skill to put out the letters' substance and uncomplicated move of notion in an interesting kind that could be a excitement to learn. those characteristics, in addition to its achievable measurement, make it perfect to be used within the school room and for neighborhood church pastors and academics. hugely recommended!"
--Andy Johnson, Professor of latest testomony, Nazarene Theological Seminary

"Here is a statement that doesn't omit the mark. It is exegetically sound, theologically astute, and ecclesially situated. Gupta turns out to please in exhibiting how those historic texts make smooth feel. I learn few commentaries disguise to hide, yet Gupta's I did. It is easily definitely worth the time and funding, for he conscientiously weighs the interpretive thoughts and arrives at well-reasoned and well-supported readings. i need this one on my shelf."
--David B. Capes, educational Dean and Professor of recent testomony, Houston Graduate tuition of Theology

"Nijay okay. Gupta is a proficient interpreter of Scripture. Herein, you will discover incisive, insightful remark at the Apostle Paul's earliest extant letters. I warmly commend this relatively (and refreshingly!) compact remedy of the Thessalonian correspondence, now not least the exegetical ability, theological engagement, and pastoral problem obviously obtrusive throughout."
--Todd D. nonetheless, DeLancey Dean and Hinson Professor, Baylor college, Truett Seminary

Nijay okay. Gupta is Assistant Professor of recent testomony at George Fox Evangelical Seminary, Portland, OR. His fresh books contain a observation on Colossians and Prepare, be triumphant, increase: Getting a PhD in bible study and Beyond (Wipf & Stock).

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