By R. Kent Hughes
During Paul's ministry, Corinth was once a newly rebuilt, bustling, very important urban within the Roman Empire. It used to be a spot jam-packed with satisfaction, individualism, wealth, and non secular pluralism. No ask yourself its population held little regard for Paul's message!
Sound conventional? Our modern tradition has a lot in universal with historical Corinth. The relevance of this ebook to church buildings this day is amazing. Paul can provide robust theology that turns the values of the traditional Roman international upside-down-the grace of God, the centrality of the pass, and God's strength made excellent in weak point. He demanding situations us to reside counterculturally.
In this observation on 2 Corinthians, Pastor R. Kent Hughes rigorously examines this letter from the apostle Paul to the church in Corinth, carrying on with to supply wealthy biblical perception for the physique of Christ.
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2 Corinthians: Power in Weakness by R. Kent Hughes