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The life and work of St. Paul / by F. W. Farrar.

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Robertson Library BS2505.F3 1895 37348006856652 SPEC-PROV Available -
Subject: Paul, the Apostle, Saint.

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  • Physical Description: xx, 781 p. : map ; 20 cm.
  • Edition: Popular edition
  • Publisher: London : Cassell and Co., 1895.

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General Note: Includes index.
First published in 1879.
Formatted Contents Note: Book I: The Training of the Apostle -- Introductory -- Boyhood in a heathen city -- The school of the Rabbi -- Saul the Pharisee -- St. Peter and the first Pentecost -- Early persecutions -- Book II: St. Stephen and the Hellenists -- The diaspora: Hebraism and Hellenism -- Work and martyrdom of St. Stephen -- Book III: The Conversion -- Saul the Persecutor -- The conversion of Saul -- The retirement of St. Paul -- The beginning of a long martyrdom -- Saul’s reception at Jerusalem -- Gaius and the Jews - peace of the church -- Book IV: The Recognition of the Gentiles -- The Samaritans - The Eunuch - The Centurion -- Book V: Antioch -- The second capital of Christianity -- A martyrdom and a retribution -- Judaism and Heathenism -- Book VI: The First Missionary Journey -- Cyprus -- Antioch in Pisidia -- The close of the journey -- The consultation at Jerusalem -- St. Peter and St. Paul at Antioch -- Beginning of the second missionary journey - Paul, Silas, Timothy - Paul in Galatia -- Book VII: Christianity in Macedonia -- Philippi -- Thessalonica and Beroea -- Book VIII: Christianity in Achaia -- St. Paul at Athens -- St. Paul at Corinth -- The first epistle to the Thessalonians -- The second epistle to the Thessalonians -- Book IX: Ephesus -- Paul at Ephesus -- First letter to the church at Corinth -- Second letter to the church at Corinth -- Second visit to Corinth -- Importance of the epistle to the Galatians -- The epistle to the Galatians -- The epistle to the Romans, and the theology of St. Paul -- General thesis of the epistle -- Universality of sin -- Objections and confirmations -- Justification by faith -- Predestination and free will -- Fruits of faith -- The last journey to Jerusalem -- Paul and Felix -- Paul before Festus and Agrippa II -- Voyage to Rome and shipwreck -- Book X: Rome -- Paul at Rome -- The first Roman imprisonment -- The epistles of the captivity -- The epistle to the Philippians -- The churches of the Lycus Valley -- Epistle to the Colossians -- St. Paul and Onesimus -- The epistle to Philemon -- The epistle to the “Ephesians” -- The first epistle to Timothy -- The epistle to Titus -- The closing days -- St. Paul’s last letter -- The end.

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