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What Saint Paul really said was Paul of Tarsus the real founder of Christianity? by N. T. Wright

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Published by W.B. Eerdmans Pub., Forward Movement Publications in Grand Rapids, Mich, Cincinnati, Ohio .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Paul, the Apostle, Saint,
  • Bible. N.T. Epistles of Paul -- Theology,
  • Christianity -- Origin

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementN.T. Wright.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBS2651 .W75 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. ;
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL663073M
ISBN 100802844456
ISBN 109780880281812
LC Control Number97008588

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  In What Saint Paul Really Said, N.T. Wright — a world authority on the life and letters of Paul — leads readers through the current scholarly discussion of Paul and gives a concise account of the actual contribution Paul made to the birth of Christianity. Wright offers a critique of the argument that claims that it was Paul who founded. Paul has provoked people as much in recent times as he did in the early church. Then they sometimes threw stones at him; now they tend to throw words. Some people still regard Paul as a pestilent and dangerous fellow. Others think him the greatest teacher of Christianity after Jesus himself. In What St Paul Really Said Tom Wright attempts to clear a path through to the St Paul of history, a. What St Paul Really Said is a book for all who want to weigh the evidence before making up their minds on the vital questions surrounding Paul. Equally it is for those who want to know what his message might mean for us today/5(10). What St Paul Really Said is a book for all who want to weigh the evidence before making up their minds on the vital questions surrounding Paul. Equally it is for those who want to know what his message might mean for us today.

  All throughout history, we have observed disputes and debates take place in order to better understand what the early founders of Christianity were really saying. In N.T. Wright’s book, What St. Paul Really Said, we are encouraged to open our minds and hearts to another window of thought and perspective. Before we dissect Wright’s. The book is titled What Saint Paul Really Said. It’s a fairly thin paperback, fewer than pages, and although Wright is a prolific writer, best known and most influential because of his massive scholarly works, this little book—which is written in a simple style for the serious lay person—has undoubtedly been the most influential (and.   Buy What Saint Paul Really Said: Was Paul of Tarsus the Real Founder of Christianity? Reprint by Wright, Fellow and Chaplain N T (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(49).   Buy What St Paul Really Said New edition by Wright, Tom (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(48).

In What Saint Paul Really Said, N. T. Wright - a world authority on the life and letters of Paul - leads readers through the current scholarly discussion of Paul and gives a devastating critique of views like Wilson's, showing that they fail to take account of all the evidence/5(14). Compare book prices from over , booksellers. Find What Saint Paul Really Said: Was Paul of Tarsus the () by Wright, N. T/5(54). The text What St Paul Really Said, written by NT Wright, explores Paul’s intention of writing as opposed to common understandings and interpretations. Although on a surface level Paul’s texts are sometimes thought to be easy reading, they are quite often difficult to understand at a deeper level, especially when one does not consider their.   The image of what St. Paul really said emerges as layer after layer of what has been added to Paul by centuries of history and scholarship (liberal and conservative) is removed. Those fiercely loyal to the 16th century reformationist view of Paul will find some things to agree with in this book, but for the most part will be challenged.5/5(5).