By R. Kent Hughes
During Paul's ministry, Corinth was once a newly rebuilt, bustling, vital urban within the Roman Empire. It used to be a spot jam-packed with delight, individualism, wealth, and spiritual pluralism. No ask yourself its population held little regard for Paul's message!
Sound common? Our modern tradition has a lot in universal with old Corinth. The relevance of this ebook to church buildings at the present time is fantastic. Paul gives you 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 energy made ideal in weak spot. He demanding situations us to dwell counterculturally.
In this statement on 2 Corinthians, Pastor R. Kent Hughes conscientiously 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