Cookies Policy
X

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

Toward A Peak(S) Of Paul's Gospel In Romans: Summary And Conclusion

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this chapter

+ Tax (if applicable)

Chapter Summary

When Paul begins to unfold his gospel in Rom 1:16-17, he introduces his gospel as the power of God for salvation to all believers. The interactive paradigm appears as the main descriptive framework in Rom 1:18-5:11, and the two-realm framework is shown in Rom 5:12-8:39. Lastly, a very important feature in the new salvific interactive paradigm is the stress on divine initiative and human faith. As to the stress on human belief, Paul explains its significance by the use of Abraham's case as an example in Romans 4. Paul's gospel in Rom 1:16-8:39 has been regarded as the core of his theology. This chapter concludes that this study is meaningful because the suggested linguistic methodology is helpful in identifying not only the topical issues in each discourse unit, but also the overall topical structure and the peak points of Paul's gospel.

Keywords: Abraham's faith; God's salvation; Paul's gospel; Rom 1:16-8:39; Romans; salvific interactive paradigm; two-realm framework

10.1163/ej.9789004179639.i-575.44
/content/books/10.1163/ej.9789004179639.i-575.44
dcterms_subject,pub_keyword
6
3
Loading

Sign-in

Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
     
    Paul's Gospel in Romans — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation