This unique commentary on Paul’s early letters, by an outstanding New Testament specialist, provides a broad range of original perspectives of how people have interpreted and been influenced by Paul’s first two letters.
- Addresses questions concerning the content, setting, and authenticity of the two Thessalonian letters, drawing on responses from leading scholars, poets, hymn writers, preachers, theologians, and biblical scholars throughout the ages
- Offers new insights into issues they raise concerning feminist biblical interpretation
- Provides a history of two-way influences, as exemplified by Ulrich Luz, Hans Robert Jauss, and Hans-Georg Gadamer
- Written by Anthony Thiselton, a leading commentator on the Greek New Testament.