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This front matter section of the book Faith and Human Reason: A Study of Paul's Method of Preaching as Illustrated by 1-2 Thessalonians and Acts 17, 2-4 presents the table of contents, preface and abbreviations. The two Thessalonian letters are among the oldest, if not themselves the oldest, of the surviving letters of Paul. Scholars cite the "infancy" of the Thessalonian Christians as the reason for the "simple theology" contained in these two letters: "Babes in Christ, newly won over from idolatry, need simple and pure religion rather than reasoned and systematized theology".

Keywords: Acts; Preaching method; Thessalonian Christians



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