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The Message of Colossians and Philemon

Fullness and Freedom (Bible Speaks Today)

by R. C. Lucas

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Published by InterVarsity Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biblical concordances & commentaries,
  • Biblical studies, criticism & exegesis,
  • Christianity,
  • New Testament,
  • Religion - Commentaries / Reference,
  • N.T.,
  • New Testament Study Guide,
  • Religion,
  • Reference,
  • Biblical Commentary - New Testament,
  • Bible.,
  • Bible,
  • Colossians,
  • Commentaries,
  • N.T,
  • Philemon

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8113534M
    ISBN 100877842841
    ISBN 109780877842842

    Colossians and Philemon for You does a great job of bridging the gap between first-century Colossae and our world today. It makes God’s word clear, but more than that, it reveals its relevance. This is a word for our age, and Mark Meynell has done a fine job of showing that in an engaging and compelling : Mark Meynell. The book of Philemon is a Prison Epistle (letter written while in prison), which Paul wrote circa 61 A.D. The key personalities of Philemon are Paul, Philemon, and Onesimus. It was written to Philemon as a plea to request forgiveness for his runaway servant Onesimus, who was a new believer in Jesus Christ.

    Read "The Message of Colossians & Philemon" by R. C. Lucas available from Rakuten Kobo. Fullness and freedom--two aspects of Christian life that we all want to . There was a church there, perhaps established by Epaphras (Colossians ; ). The saints met in the home of a man named Philemon, who was a convert of Paul’s on some earlier occasion (Philemon 19). Apparently Philemon was well-to-do, for his home was large enough to accommodate the church assemblies, and he was a slave owner.

    Start studying Philippians, Colossians, and Philemon. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. 1 Much of what follows is adapted from: T. K. Abbott, A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Epistles to the Ephesians and to the Colossians, ICC, pp. xivii-lx1v; F. F. Bruce, “Colossian Problems Part 3: The Colossian Heresy”: Bibliotheca Sacra (): ; Carson, Herbert M. The Epistles of Paul to the Colossians and e New Testament Commentaries, ; Brevard.


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The Message of Colossians and Philemon by R. C. Lucas Download PDF EPUB FB2

Colossians and Philemon (Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament Book 12) David W. Pao. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ Colossians and Philemon (Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament) G. Beale. out of 5 stars 7. Kindle Edition/5(18). Philemon The Message (MSG). I, Paul, am a prisoner for the sake of Christ, here with my brother Timothy.

I write this letter to you, Philemon, my good friend and companion in this work—also to our sister Apphia, to Archippus, a real trooper, and to the church that meets in your house.

The only reason its getting only 4 stars is that I found some of the chapters covering Colossians 3 a little weak in comparison to the rest of the book.

Considering the apparent slender pickings of commentaries on these books - a solid Dick Lucas' exposition of the books of Colossians and Philemon has been challenging and engaging for the most 4/5(5).

Some have argued that Paul wrote Colossians from Ephesus or Caesarea, but most of the evidence favors Rome as the place where Paul penned all the Prison Letters (Ephesians, Colossians, Philippians and Philemon).

Colossians should be dated c. a.d. 60, in the same year as Ephesians and Philemon. Colosse: The Town and the Church. These are the great objective truths of the faith that Dick Lucas highlights in his exposition on The Message of Colossians and Philemon, enabling us to see both the riches that are ours in Christ and the irrelevance--even blasphemy--of all would-be improvements on what God has done.

The Message of Colossians & Philemon: The Bible Speaks Today Brand: InterVarsity Press. The Message of Colossians & Philemon (The Bible Speaks Today Series) - Kindle edition by Lucas, R. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Message of Colossians & Philemon (The Bible Speaks Today Series)/5(18).

The Global Message of Philemon. The heart of Paul’s letter to Philemon is the fellowship that comes from reconciliation. Philemon the slave-owner and Onesimus the runaway slave (or bondservant) had both been reconciled to God through Paul’s ministry. The Message of Colossians & Philemon - eBook () by Richard LucasFormat: Ebook.

General Preface Author's preface Chief Abbreviations Letter to the Colossians But why did he write. - True Christians and the true gospel - Be filled for this - Christ, supreme Lord and sufficient Saviour - Stable and steadfast - Apostolic ministry - Apostolic concerns - This way ahead - No return to slavery - COVID Resources.

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The Message of Colossians and Philemon by Dick Lucas. To reduce spam, please enter the word 'share' in the box below: * Send message. Also available. Colossians: Confident Christianity. Mark Meynell. £ £ Part of The Good Book Company's Commentary List. The Message is as true among you today as when you first heard it.

It doesn’t diminish or weaken over time. It’s the same all over the world. The Message bears fruit and gets larger and stronger, just as it has in you. From the very first day you heard and recognized the truth of.

Michael Bird's commentary on Colossians and Philemon in the New Covenant Commentary Series pays close attention to the socio-historical context, the flow and dynamics of the text, their argumentative strategy, theological message, and the meaning of Colossians.

Author: The author of the Book of Philemon was the apostle Paul (Philemon ). Date of Writing: The Book of Philemon was written in approximately A. Purpose of Writing: The letter to Philemon is the shortest of all Paul’s writings and deals with the practice of slavery.

The letter suggests that Paul was in prison at the time of the writing. Philemon was a slave owner who also hosted. A workplace application of the theme of mutuality is alluded to in Colossians and discussed in Paul’s letter to Philemon, the shortest book of the Bible.

In Colossians, Paul mentions “the faithful and beloved brother,” Onesimus (Col. The letter to Philemon tells us that Onesimus was the slave of a Christian named Philemon (Philem. 16). Why study Paul’s letters to the Colossians and Philemon.

Let me provide three reasons. First, Colossians is unrivalled in its portrayal of the person of the Lord Jesus Christ. Some of the most exalted language concerning him is found in this short jewel of a.

Colossians and Philemon book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In our day of massive religious confusion, the message of Co /5. Buy The Message of Colossians & Philemon: Fullness And Freedom (The Bible Speaks Today New Testament) by Dick Lucas (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(17). The Message of Colossians & Philemon. Dick Lucas Book Details. Series: Bible Speaks Today Categories: Colossians Philemon Tags: Devotional Book Information.

Fullness and freedom--two aspects of Christian life that we all want to share. Paul wrote about them at length (and depth) in his letter to the Christians at Colossae, where certain new /5(6). Author: The apostle Paul was the primary writer of the Book of Colossians (Colossians ).

Timothy is also given some credit (Colossians ). Date of Writing: The Book of Colossians was likely written between A.D. Purpose of Writing: The first half of the Book of Colossians is a theological treatise that includes one of the most profound presentations of Christology anywhere in.

Watch our overview video on the book of Philemon, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. In this letter, Paul helps his friend Philemon to reconcile with his.The message of Colossians and Philemon: fullness and freedom.

[Richard Charles Lucas] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Richard Charles Lucas. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number.The Third Em: Message —A lesson from Colossians.

Understanding the Message of Christ is essential to fulfilling his mission. Our duty is to "proclaim Christ" (Colossians ).Only the message of Christ is "the word of truth" and "the faith" (Colossians23).

Paul is worried that the Colossians will turn aside from this teaching and become captives of false doctrines and commandments.