Category: New Perspective on Paul

For Us… To Him

Sunday, June 18th, 2016. For Us… To Him (Romans 5:1-11)     Sources: Paul J. Achtemeier. Romans (Interpretation). Louisville: WJK, 2010.   James D.G. Dunn. Romans 1-8 (WBC). Milton Keynes: Word Inc, 1988. Michael J. Gorman. The Death of the Messiah and the Birth of the New Covenant: A… Continue Reading “For Us… To Him”

Top Reads of 2015

It’s that time of year again. Time to look back, reflect, and evaluate a year. Each year I try to highlight the books which stood out as the best. This year my reading was greater in quantity than it has been in recent memory.… Continue Reading “Top Reads of 2015”

One in Christ Jesus

Sunday, May 31st, 2015. No Other Gospel, Pt. 7: One in Christ Jesus (Galatians 3:25-4:7) Sources: Athanasius. On the Incarnation of the Word. F.F. Bruce. The Epistle to the Galatians (NIGTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1982. James D.G. Dunn. The Epistle to the Galatians (BNTC). Grand Rapids: Baker Academic,… Continue Reading “One in Christ Jesus”

The Purpose of the Law

Sunday, May 24th, 2015. “No Other Gospel, Pt. 6: The Purpose of the Law” (Gal. 3:15-25) Sources: Gustaf Aulen. Christus Victor: An Historical Study of the Three Main Types of the Idea of Atonement. A.G. Hebert (Trans). Eugene: Wipf & Stock, 2003. F.F. Bruce. The Epistle… Continue Reading “The Purpose of the Law”

Christ Redeemed Us

Sunday, May 17th, 2015. No Other Gospel, Pt. 5.1: Christ Redeemed Us (Galatians 3:1-14) For more on Penal Substitution, see here. Sources: Gustaf Aulen. Christus Victor: An Historical Study of the Three Main Types of the Idea of Atonement. A.G. Hebert (Trans). Eugene: Wipf &… Continue Reading “Christ Redeemed Us”

Consider Abraham

Sunday, May 10th, 2015. No Other Gospel, Pt. 5: Consider Abraham (Galatians 3:1-14). Sources: Daniel I. Block. Deuteronomy (NIVAC). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2012. Walter Brueggemann. Genesis (Interpretation). Louisvile: WJK, 1982. F.F. Bruce. The Epistle to the Galatians (NIGTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1982. James D.G. Dunn. The Epistle to the Galatians (BNTC).… Continue Reading “Consider Abraham”

Crucified with Christ

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015. No Other Gospel, Pt. 4: Crucified with Christ (Galatians 2:15-21) Source: F.F. Bruce. The Epistle to the Galatians (NIGTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1982. James D.G. Dunn. The Epistle to the Galatians (BNTC). Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 1993. Michael J. Gorman. Inhabiting the Cruciform God: Kenosis,… Continue Reading “Crucified with Christ”

Play Acting

Sunday, April 26th, 2015. No Other Gospel, Pt. 3: Play Acting (Galatians 2:1-14) Sources: F.F. Bruce. The Book of Acts (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1975. — The Epistle to the Galatians (NIGTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1982. James D.G. Dunn. The Epistle to the Galatians (BNTC). Grand Rapids: Baker… Continue Reading “Play Acting”

Called By His Grace

Sunday, April 19th, 2015. No Other Gospel, Pt. 2: Called by His Grace (Galatians 1:11-24) Sources: F.F. Bruce. The Book of Acts (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1975. — The Epistle to the Galatians (NIGTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1982. James D.G. Dunn. The Epistle to the Galatians (BNTC). Grand… Continue Reading “Called By His Grace”

No Other Gospel

Sunday, April 12th, 2015. “No Other Gospel” (Galatians 1:1-11) Sources: F.F. Bruce. The Epistle to the Galatians (NIGTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1982. James D.G. Dunn. The Epistle to the Galatians (BNTC). Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 1993. Richard N. Longenecker. Galatians (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1990. Scot McKnight. Galatians (NIVAC). Grand Rapids:… Continue Reading “No Other Gospel”