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Paul"s letters from prison Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, Philemon, in the Revised standard version by G. B. Caird

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English


  • Bible. N.T. Ephesians -- Commentaries,
  • Bible. N.T. Philippians -- Commentaries,
  • Bible. N.T. Colossians -- Commentaries,
  • Bible. N.T. Philemon -- Commentaries

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Edition Notes

Statementintrod. and commentary by G. B. Caird.
SeriesThe New Clarendon Bible
LC ClassificationsBS2650.3 .C28
The Physical Object
Pagination223 p. ;
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4941059M
ISBN 100198369190
LC Control Number76368451

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  Paul's Prison Letters (Understanding the Books of the Bible) and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more. Share. Buy New. $ Qty: Qty: 1. $ + $ shipping Only 20 left in stock - order soon. Available as a 4/4(1). Paul Writes Letters from Prison. Scripture Reference: Acts , Help the children find the book of Philippians in their bibles. Most bibles will have a note at the beginning that credits Paul with the writing of this book. Also note Paul’s name in the first verse. “Letters were written in a different way when Paul wrote his.   The exact dates he wrote each of the prison epistles is unknown, but the two-year period he spent under house arrest in Rome has been narrowed down to the years AD 60– Paul’s imprisonment in Rome is verified by the book of Acts, where we find references to his being guarded by soldiers (Acts ), being permitted to receive visitors. The Epistle to Philemon, a very short letter dealing with only one topic, certainly was written by Paul. Onesimus, Philemon's runaway slave, had in some way contacted Paul and come under the influence of the Christian gospel. For Paul, the situation was in some respects threatening: For a slave to desert his master was considered a very serious.

Timothy’s wide range of movements can be seen in the book of Acts, together with references in Paul’s letters. In spite of the fact that apparently, he had a less-than-aggressive personality (cf. 1 Tim. ff; ff; ; 2 Tim. ff), he made his way to Paul’s side in Rome. : Paul's Letters from Prison: Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, Philemon in the Revised Standard Version (New Clarendon Bible) (): Caird 5/5(1). Paul sends his own greetings to the Colossians, and instructs them to circulate his letters. A personal farewell; a final reminder he is in prison - also b Blessings and prayers. BOOK 13 - PAUL'S FIRST LETTER TO THE THESSALONIANS. THANKSGIVING. 1 Thessalonians In April , St. Paul’s Church in Brookline filled 35 special request letters by buying unusual books for specific people. The members of the group also wrote individual notes to the prisoners for whom they bought books. Months later, we are still receiving touching thank .

A Study of the Prison Letters of Paul Page 1 Lesson One “Introduction to the Prison Letters" “Introduction to the Prison Letters" While the Apostle was imprisoned at Rome (), he wrote four letters: Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, and Philemon. These letters were written after his three mission journeys: a) 1st Journey ().File Size: KB.   Ephesians, Philemon, Colossians, and Philippians (AD 60—62, during Paul’s first Roman imprisonment) 1 Timothy and Titus (AD 62) 2 Timothy (AD 63—64, during Paul’s second Roman imprisonment) Although Paul penned or dictated these letters, he makes it clear that he is speaking under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit. The other apostles.   The “Prison Epistles” generally refer to four letters written by the Apostle Paul while he was under house arrest in Rome. Each letter — Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, and Philemon — is addressed to a specific church or, in the case of Philemon, an individual, and while Paul penned each epistle to address specific needs of first-century Christians and the church, the message of. Apparently Paul was then released from prison and continued traveling and teaching, since his later letters mention travels that were not recorded in the book of Acts. But as the years moved along and Paul’s fame spread, Paul was again put in prison in Rome, perhaps from 66 to This time he did not expect to be released.