The New Perspective on Paul: What was the Old Perspective?

Good work by Phillip. Very nice indeed.

The New Perspective on Paul: What was the Old Perspective?  Before examining the challenge of the new Perspective on Paul, it is important to have some understanding of what the traditional on Paul view is.  At the foundation of Sanders’ critique of the standard view of Paul is that Luther read Paul through the lens of his own struggle with sin and his battle with the Pelagian / semi-Pelagian Roman Catholic church which claimed one could earn merit before God by preforming good deeds. I will start with th … Read More

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  1. […] anniverasry.  that is a serious milestone, perhaps the oldest of the “biblioblogs.”  Jim West commented on one of my New Perspective posts and I was amazed at how many people clicked through to Reading […]

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