By R. Kent Hughes
During Paul's ministry, Corinth was once a newly rebuilt, bustling, vital urban within the Roman Empire. It was once a spot jam-packed with delight, individualism, wealth, and non secular pluralism. No ask yourself its population held little regard for Paul's message!
Sound ordinary? Our modern tradition has a lot in universal with historical Corinth. The relevance of this booklet to church buildings this present day is fantastic. Paul can provide robust theology that turns the values of the traditional Roman international upside-down-the grace of God, the centrality of the go, and God's energy made ideal in weak spot. He demanding situations us to reside counterculturally.
In this remark on 2 Corinthians, Pastor R. Kent Hughes conscientiously examines this letter from the apostle Paul to the church in Corinth, carrying on with to supply wealthy biblical perception for the physique of Christ.
Part of the Preaching the Word series.
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2 Corinthians: Power in Weakness by R. Kent Hughes