From Law to Logos: Reading St. Paul’s Epistle to the - download pdf or read online

By Jon R. Jordan,Todd D. Still

St. Paul's epistle to the Galatians deals a desirable window into the lifetime of the Christian church in its earliest days. We see during this letter a pastor guiding his humans via questions of salvation, theology, and ethics. The extra we learn, the extra we discover that some of the comparable questions dealing with the Galatian Christians proceed to stand us this day: Are we nonetheless less than the outdated testomony legislations? What occurred to the legislations whilst Jesus got here? who're the folks of God?
From legislations to emblems: studying St. Paul's Epistle to the Galatians is a primer for studying Galatians for all it really is worthy. the focal point of this ebook is getting ready lay Christians to appreciate Galatians via studying it as a letter, in its entirety, time and again. on the finish of every bankruptcy, the reader is best ready to learn and research Galatians in its literary, historic, and theological context.

"In our time of such a lot of who're informed, , and Biblically illiterate, the reward of catechist could end up crucial, and Jon Jordan has it. He explains tips on how to learn an epistle, what Galatians' connections to the previous testomony are, how the argument is going, and merely then what it says to our lives. I commend this booklet as in advent to Paul's letter, and to the center of our religion, highly."  
--George Sumner, Episcopal bishop of Dallas

"As a pastor i'm consistently in search of biblical remark that's either available and theologically sound. This slender quantity on Galatians is simply that. With deft ability, Jordan cuts correct to the guts of St. Paul's message with no sacrificing one ounce of integrity. in case you are trying to find a remark that might illumine, entertain, and steer miles away from the tedium that toilets down a lot biblical scholarship--look no further." 
--Ryan Casey Waller, writer of Broken 

"Jordan's From legislation to Logos is a present to learn. It deals an clever and contemplative re-reading of Galatians beneficial for theologian and amateur alike. The reader will detect via Jordan's learn of the textual content the reward of Christian identification as existence spent in thankful self-gift in a cosmos infused with the faithfulness of Christ." 
--Timothy P. O'Malley, PhD, college of Notre Dame

Jon R. Jordan is a theology instructor and Dean of scholars at Coram Deo Academy. He lives together with his relations in Dallas, Texas. you could touch him at jonjordan.com.

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