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The Paul-Apollos relationship and Paul's stance toward Greco-Roman rhetoric : an exegetical and socio-historical study of 1 Corinthians 1-4

Author: Corin Mihaila
Publisher: T & T Clark International, London ; New York : T & T Clark International, ©2009.
Series: Library of New Testament studies, 402.; T & T Clark library of biblical studies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Research into the social and rhetorical background of the Corinthian church, shows that the Corinthians were evaluating their leaders based on their rhetorical prowess, seeking to associate with those who would enhance their status and honour. The coherence of Paul's argument in 1 Corinthians 1-4 is evaluated, particularly by showing how Paul's discourse of the cross and Sophia relate to the issue of the dissensions  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Mihaila, Corin.
Paul-Apollos relationship and Paul's stance toward Greco-Roman rhetoric.
London ; New York : T & T Clark International, ©2009
(DLC) 2009282272
(OCoLC)316311255
Named Person: Apollos, (Biblical figure); Apollos, (Biblical figure); Paulus (Apostel).; Apollon.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Corin Mihaila
ISBN: 9780567628237 056762823X 9780567661173 0567661172
OCLC Number: 676695808
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 252 pages)
Contents: Introduction --
1. The literary and thematic unity of 1 Corinthians 1-4 --
2. The social and rhetorical background of 1 Corinthians 1-4 --
3. Paul and sophistic rhetoric in 1 Corinthians 1-4 --
4. Apollos' function in 1 Corinthians 1-4 --
5. Summary and conclusion.
Series Title: Library of New Testament studies, 402.; T & T Clark library of biblical studies.
Responsibility: Corin Mihaila.

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Evaluates the role played by Paul's use of the Apollos name in his argumentation against dissention in the community of Corinth.  Read more...

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