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Consolation in Philippians [electronic resource] : philosophical sources and rhetorical strategy / Paul A. Holloway.

By: Holloway, Paul A, 1955-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Monograph series (Society for New Testament Studies): 112.Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 208 p.).ISBN: 0511018363 (electronic bk.); 9780511018367 (electronic bk.); 9780511487996 (electronic bk.); 0511487991 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Bible. Philippians -- Socio-rhetorical criticism | Consolation in the Bible | Bible. N.T. Philippians -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- New Testament | RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Paul's Letters | Electronic books | Filippenzen (bijbelboek) | Troost | Paulus <Apostel> | PhilipperbriefGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Consolation in Philippians.DDC classification: 227/.6066 Other classification: 11.46 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; INTRODUCTION; 1 THE INTEGRITY OF PHILIPPIANS; 2 THE RHETORICAL SITUATION OF PHILIPPIANS; 3 ON THE GENRE OF PHILIPPIANS: ANCIENT CONSOLATION; 4 PAUL'S CONSOLATORY STRATEGY: DISCERNING THE THINGS THAT MATTER (PHIL. 1:3...11); 5 DISCERNING THE THINGS THAT MATTER IN THE GOSPEL MISSION (PHIL. 1:12...2:30); 6 DISCERNING THE ONE THING THAT MATTERS IN THE CHRISTIAN LIFE (PHIL. 3:1...4:1); 7 CONCLUDING PARENESIS, CONSOLATION, AND THANK-YOU NOTE (PHIL. 4:2...23); CONCLUSION: AN ANALYSIS OF PHILIPPIANS; BIBLIOGRAPHY
Summary: In this rhetorical-critical study Holloway puts Paul's letter in the context of ancient theories and literary practices of 'consolation' and argues that Paul wrote to the Philippians in order to console them.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-187) and indexes.

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Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; INTRODUCTION; 1 THE INTEGRITY OF PHILIPPIANS; 2 THE RHETORICAL SITUATION OF PHILIPPIANS; 3 ON THE GENRE OF PHILIPPIANS: ANCIENT CONSOLATION; 4 PAUL'S CONSOLATORY STRATEGY: DISCERNING THE THINGS THAT MATTER (PHIL. 1:3...11); 5 DISCERNING THE THINGS THAT MATTER IN THE GOSPEL MISSION (PHIL. 1:12...2:30); 6 DISCERNING THE ONE THING THAT MATTERS IN THE CHRISTIAN LIFE (PHIL. 3:1...4:1); 7 CONCLUDING PARENESIS, CONSOLATION, AND THANK-YOU NOTE (PHIL. 4:2...23); CONCLUSION: AN ANALYSIS OF PHILIPPIANS; BIBLIOGRAPHY

In this rhetorical-critical study Holloway puts Paul's letter in the context of ancient theories and literary practices of 'consolation' and argues that Paul wrote to the Philippians in order to console them.

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