Defending shame : its formative power in Paul's letters / Te-Li Lau ; foreword by Luke Timothy Johnson. [print]

By: Lau, Te-Li [author]Contributor(s): Johnson, Luke Timothy [author of foreword.]Material type: TextTextPublisher: Grand Rapids : Baker Academic, (c)2020Description: 1 online resource (250 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781493422302; 1493422308Subject(s): Bible. Epistles of Paul -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | Shame -- Religious aspects -- ChristianityGenre/Form: Electronic books. LOC classification: BT714BT714.J67.D444 2020Online resources: Click here to access this RESOURCE ONLINE | Login using your my.ciu username & password 2
Contents:
Foreword/ Luke Timothy Johnson; Introduction; Part 1: Framework; 1. Definitional background; 2. Greco-Roman backgrounds; 3. Jewish backgrounds; Part 2: Exegesis; 4. Paul's use of retrospective shame; 5. Paul's use of prospective shame; 6. Constructing Paul's use of shame; Part 3: Cultural Engagement; 7. Contemporary contribution; 8. Contemporary challenges.
Summary: Explores the Apostle Paul's use of shame and reclaims its positive usage for moral formation.
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Includes bibliographic references and index.

Foreword/ Luke Timothy Johnson; Introduction; Part 1: Framework; 1. Definitional background; 2. Greco-Roman backgrounds; 3. Jewish backgrounds; Part 2: Exegesis; 4. Paul's use of retrospective shame; 5. Paul's use of prospective shame; 6. Constructing Paul's use of shame; Part 3: Cultural Engagement; 7. Contemporary contribution; 8. Contemporary challenges.

Explores the Apostle Paul's use of shame and reclaims its positive usage for moral formation.

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