By (author) Frank J. Matera
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Sacra Pagina by Frank J. Matera
Book DescriptionPaul's Letter to the Galatians has played a major role in the history of theology, especially in the Church's teaching on grace, faith, and justification. This commentary argues that Paul's doctrine of justification by faith is essentially social in nature and has important ecumenical implications for the Church today. In its original setting, Galatians established a foundation for the unity of Jewish and Gentile Christians: al are justified by the faith of Jesus Christ. In addition to illuminating the historical situation that led Paul to write his Letter to the Galatians, this commentary pays careful attention to the rhetorical structure of this letter and its theological message. The author provides a fresh translation of Galatians, critical notes on each verse of the text, and a careful commentary of the letter in light of Paul's theology. Theories abound on the question of Galatians, why it was written, what it says, and what the implications of that message are. Yet few scholars have devoted themselves at length to this letter. What sets this work apart is the extent and detail of its scholarship. Includes an updated bibliography as an appendix. Frank J. Matera is the Andrews-Kelly-Ryan Professor of Biblical Studies at the Catholic University of America. A past president of the Catholic Biblical Association of America, he is the author of Strategies for PreachingPaul (Liturgical Press); New Testament Ethics: The Legacies of Jesus andPaul; New Testament Christology; and a commentary on Second Corinthians in the New Testament Library Series.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780814659724
(229mm x 152mm x 14mm)
Imprint: Michael Glazier Inc
Publisher: Michael Glazier Inc
Publish Date: 1-Apr-2007
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Frank J. Matera
Sermon on the Mount, Paperback (March 2013)
The Perfect Measure of the Christian Life
New Testament Theology, Paperback (July 2007)» View all books by Frank J. Matera
Providing an introduction to the history and method of New Testament theology, this book explains and describes the theologies of the Synoptic, Pauline, and Johannine traditions, as well as the theology of other New Testament voices: Hebrews, the Catholic Epistles, and the book of Revelation.
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Author Biography - Frank J. Matera
Frank J. Matera was for many years the Andrews-Kelly-Ryan Professor of Biblical Studies at the Catholic University of America. A former president of the Catholic Biblical Association of America, he is presently the pastor of St. Mary's Church in Simsbury, Connecticut. He has published commentaries on Romans, Second Corinthians, and Galatians and written books on New Testament theology, New Testament Christology, New Testament ethics, and Pauline theology. Matera's previous works published by Liturgical Press include Galatians in the Sacra Pagina series, Strategies for Preaching Paul, Preaching Romans: Proclaiming God's Saving Grace, and most recently The Sermon on the Mount: The Perfect Measure of the Christian Life.
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