James

Introduction to James -- Salutation (1:1) -- Overview of the life of faith (1:2/27) -- Faith and wisdom (1:2/8) -- Pride and wealth (1:9/12) -- Faith and testing (1:13/18) -- Doing the Word of God (1:19/25) -- True religion (1:26/27) -- First discourse : faith and behavior (2:1/26) -- Part 1: faith,...

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Main Author: McCartney, Dan (Author)
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Grand Rapids, Mich. Baker Academic 2009
Series/Journal:Baker exegetical commentary on the New Testament
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B James
Further subjects:B Commentary
B Bible Commentaries
Online Access: Table of Contents
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Summary:Introduction to James -- Salutation (1:1) -- Overview of the life of faith (1:2/27) -- Faith and wisdom (1:2/8) -- Pride and wealth (1:9/12) -- Faith and testing (1:13/18) -- Doing the Word of God (1:19/25) -- True religion (1:26/27) -- First discourse : faith and behavior (2:1/26) -- Part 1: faith, favoritism, and law (2:1/13) -- Part 2: faith and works (2:14/26) -- Second discourse : faith, wisdom, and speech ethics (3:1/18) -- Part 1: teachers, tongues, and turmoil (3:1/12) -- Part 2: wisdom from above (3:13/18) -- Third discourse : strife in the church as lack of faith (4:1/12) -- Part 1: lusts and repentance (4:1/10) -- Part 2: defamation and censure (4:11/12) -- Interjection : two oracles of warning (4:13/5:6) -- Oracle 1: warning to merchants (4:13/17) -- Oracle 2: warning to landlords (5:1/6) -- Fourth discourse : looking to God (5:7/18) -- Part 1: faith and patience (5:7/11) -- Bridge verse : prohibition of oaths (5:12) -- Part 2: faith and prayer (5:13/18) -- Closing exhortation : mutual responsibility and blessing (5:19/20) -- Excursus 1: faith as the central concern of James -- Excursus 2: faith, works, and justification in James and Paul -- Excursus 3: James and wisdom -- Excursus 4: James and suffering
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:0801026768