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The first letter of Peter: a global commentary

Abstract:

1 Peter is a significant letter, seen by many scholars to be an ecumenical bridge and anchor. It is first and foremost about the transformative joy of faith in Jesus Christ.

This commentary offers a close reading of the text from beginning to end, drawing on a multiplicity of voices and engaging in a number of foundational themes for the Christian community according to the apostolic author: hope, holiness, suffering, joy, witness, hospitality, exile, resurrection, leadership. Tack...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Theology Faculty
Sub department:
Theology and Religion Faculty
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-4259-4236

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Theology Faculty
Sub department:
Theology and Religion Faculty
Role:
Editor
ORCID:
0000-0002-4259-4236
Publisher:
SCM Press Publisher's website
Place of publication:
London
Publication date:
2020-02-28
ISBN:
9780334058878
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1013027
Local pid:
pubs:1013027
Deposit date:
2020-03-01

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