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By Aída Besancon Spencer,Michael Bird,Craig S. Keener

an intensive and insightful observation on Paul's letter to his coworker Timothy, which the apostle wrote earlier than and through Nero's persecution. Spencer rigorously examines each one a part of the letter and relates it to the final move of the argument and in gentle of the bigger biblical, historic, social, and cultural contexts. How Paul's writing concerning the traditional groups is highlighted within the gentle of unique info gleaned from her explorations on position in Crete, Ephesus, and Rome. furthermore, Paul's rhetorical and ministry innovations, particularly as they relate to ladies and their function within the church, are explored. all through, Spencer offers an in-depth exegesis in a readable structure more desirable through 40 years of ministry.

"By explaining lexical, grammatical, ancient, and theological concerns, and via focusing regularly on canonical connections and pastoral software, Aída Spencer has written a lucid remark that may turn out priceless for normal readers, scholars, and pastors alike."
--Eckhard J. Schnabel, affiliate editor of Bulletin of Biblical Research

"This quantity completes Spencer's precious statement at the Pastoral Epistles. Concise and readable, it additionally offers in-depth research of the stream of every letter, and severe observe stories delicate to either biblical and Greco-Roman utilization. . . . This quantity is mainly delicate to the gender-oriented directions bearing on management and behavior in Titus and a pair of Timothy. hugely recommended."
--John R. Kohlenberger III, editor of The NIV Greek and English New Testament

"Aída Spencer's wealthy exposition of Paul's final letters is a welcome spouse to her paintings at the first of the Pastoral letters, 1 Timothy. The remark beguiles because it combines brevity and economic climate of expression with wealthy and deep perception into the that means of Paul's message to the pastors he despatched to Crete and Ephesus. As regularly, Spencer conscientiously attends to the area of the writer and his recipients, framing his message in the cultural matrix of the Greco-Roman global. even as, she is helping pastor, instructor, and scholar bridge the space among the message then and now. hear and have fun with as you pay attention the timbre of the apostolic voice afresh and anew."
--Gene L. eco-friendly, writer of The Letters to the Thessalonians

Aída Besançon Spencer is Professor of latest testomony at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary and outstanding Lecturer of North-West collage. along with educating, Dr. Spencer has labored as a Spanish group organizer and Presbyterian minister. She used to be born and reared in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. She is the writer of twelve books and countless numbers of articles together with 2 Corinthians: day-by-day Bible statement and Paul's Literary kind: A Stylistic comparability of II Corinthians 11:16-12:13, Romans 8:9-39, and Philippians 3:2-4:13.

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By Aída Besancon Spencer,Michael Bird,Craig S. Keener

an intensive and insightful observation on Paul's letter to his coworker Timothy, which the apostle wrote earlier than and through Nero's persecution. Spencer rigorously examines each one a part of the letter and relates it to the final move of the argument and in gentle of the bigger biblical, historic, social, and cultural contexts. How Paul's writing concerning the traditional groups is highlighted within the gentle of unique info gleaned from her explorations on position in Crete, Ephesus, and Rome. furthermore, Paul's rhetorical and ministry innovations, particularly as they relate to ladies and their function within the church, are explored. all through, Spencer offers an in-depth exegesis in a readable structure more desirable through 40 years of ministry.

"By explaining lexical, grammatical, ancient, and theological concerns, and via focusing regularly on canonical connections and pastoral software, Aída Spencer has written a lucid remark that may turn out priceless for normal readers, scholars, and pastors alike."
--Eckhard J. Schnabel, affiliate editor of Bulletin of Biblical Research

"This quantity completes Spencer's precious statement at the Pastoral Epistles. Concise and readable, it additionally offers in-depth research of the stream of every letter, and severe observe stories delicate to either biblical and Greco-Roman utilization. . . . This quantity is mainly delicate to the gender-oriented directions bearing on management and behavior in Titus and a pair of Timothy. hugely recommended."
--John R. Kohlenberger III, editor of The NIV Greek and English New Testament

"Aída Spencer's wealthy exposition of Paul's final letters is a welcome spouse to her paintings at the first of the Pastoral letters, 1 Timothy. The remark beguiles because it combines brevity and economic climate of expression with wealthy and deep perception into the that means of Paul's message to the pastors he despatched to Crete and Ephesus. As regularly, Spencer conscientiously attends to the area of the writer and his recipients, framing his message in the cultural matrix of the Greco-Roman global. even as, she is helping pastor, instructor, and scholar bridge the space among the message then and now. hear and have fun with as you pay attention the timbre of the apostolic voice afresh and anew."
--Gene L. eco-friendly, writer of The Letters to the Thessalonians

Aída Besançon Spencer is Professor of latest testomony at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary and outstanding Lecturer of North-West collage. along with educating, Dr. Spencer has labored as a Spanish group organizer and Presbyterian minister. She used to be born and reared in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. She is the writer of twelve books and countless numbers of articles together with 2 Corinthians: day-by-day Bible statement and Paul's Literary kind: A Stylistic comparability of II Corinthians 11:16-12:13, Romans 8:9-39, and Philippians 3:2-4:13.

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