commentary on Colossians & Philemon.

by William Hendriksen

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The Word Biblical Commentary delivers the best in biblical scholarship, from the leading scholars of our day who share a commitment to Scripture as divine series emphasizes a thorough analysis of textual, linguistic, structural, and theological result is judicious and balanced insight into the meanings of the text in the framework of biblical 5/5(1). Michael Bird’s commentary on Colossians and Philemon in the New Covenant Commentary Series pays close attention to the socio-historical context and meaning for the contemporary church today. He also examines the flow and dynamics of the text, the argumentative strategies, and theological messages. Bird situates Colossians in the context of Paul’s Ephesian ministry . In this addition to the award-winning BECNT series, leading New Testament scholar and bestselling author G. K. Beale offers a substantive evangelical commentary on Colossians and Philemon. With extensive research and thoughtful chapter-by-chapter exegesis, Beale leads readers through all aspects of Colossians and Philemon--sociological, historical, and . "As we have come to expect from Beale's notable scholarship, this commentary on Colossians and Philemon models how thorough research, keen attention to Old Testament allusions, and meticulous study of the Greek text provide a basis for incisive, theologically grounded preaching and teaching. It should take its place on the shelf of definitive commentaries on the New .

  McKnight, Scot. Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans, pp.; Hb.; $ Link to Eerdmans. Commentaries on Philemon are often added to the end of a Colossians commentary as if this short letter is an appendix to Colossians (or, in the case of Jac Müller’s NICNT commentary, an add-on to Philippians). (Colossians, Ephesians and Philemon, then later, Philippians) By Dr. Bob Utley, retired professor of hermeneutics (Biblical interpretation) Colossians 1 Ephesians 1 Philemon Philippians 1 that make up the biblical book. This study guide commentary is designed to File Size: 1MB.

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The commentary on Colossians and Philemon by Peter O'Brien (number 44 in the Word Commentary on Colossians & Philemon. book Commentary Series) is a worthy endeavor, suitable for the biblical scholar and the layperson alike.

His introductory material, which covers approximately 28 pages, is thorough yet concise. His defense of the Pauline authorship of the epistle is especially /5(17). As with all volumes in the Pillar series, Moo’s commentary on Colossians and Philemon makes clear the flow and meaning of the text.

Using secondary scholarship judiciously, Moo skillfully links exegesis of the text with critical issues in biblical and systematic by: 6. The Tyndale series has been around for many years, Wright’s little commentary replaces Tyndale commentary by Herbert Carson. At only pages, Wright’s commentary is brief, yet extremely helpful.

The style is stimulating to read and will be helpful for any pastor or teaching preparing a sermon on Colossians/5(9). COMMENTARY ON THE BOOK OF PHILEMON Christian Ambassadors, commentary, Apphia is believed to be Philemon’s wife.

He also mentioned Archippus, which means “a governor or master of horses”. The Book to the Colossians was written while Paul was in prison in Rome.

In Colossians Paul referred to Epaphras as a fellow. F.F. Bruce was one of the last generation's most prolific evangelical authors. He wrote numerous commentaries and other works, and I have personally benefited from everything that I have read by him. His commentary on Ephesians is in a volume that also contains his commentaries on Colossians and Philemon, so it is not as thorough as some of the /5(17).

Colossians and Philemon book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. From whatever angle one might view the modern age, Colossian /5.

He is the New Testament editor for the revised Expositor's Bible Commentary and the author of various books and commentaries, including Mark and Colossians/Philemon in the NIV Application Commentary, and the article on Mark in the Zondervan Brand: Zondervan.

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). Read Colossians commentary using Matthew Henry Commentary on the Whole Bible (Complete). Study the bible online using commentary on Colossians and more.

The apostle's joy and praise for Philemon's steady faith in the Lord Jesus, and love to all the saints. () He recommends Onesimus as one who would make rich amends for the misconduct of which he had been guilty; and on behalf of whom the apostle promises to make up any loss Philemon had sustained.

() Salutations and a blessing. In Colosse: The city of Colosse is not even mentioned in the Book of Acts. All our Biblical information about the church there comes from this letter and a few allusions in the letter to Philemon.

From these sources we learn that Epaphras was responsible for bringing the gospel to the Colossians (Colossians ). In this Bible study on Colossians & Philemon participants will be challenged to deal with dilemmas.

Also, through Paul's words he will refocus the attention to Christ and affirm the Christian lifestyle. Participants will be encouraged to apply God's word to their lives.

Included are historical insights, word definitions, discussion questions, assignments and a leader's /5(5). The book of Colossians is about the supremacy of the person of Christ. He has no equal among the religious leaders of the world religions because He and He alone is God’s Son and the way, the truth, and the life (John ).

Indeed, He is “the image of the invisible God, the sovereign and preeminent one among all creation” (Col. Colossians, Philemon book. Read 10 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

The NIV Application Commentary helps you communicate and apply 4/5. Along with his Philippians, his commentaries on Galatians and Colossians/Philemon are still considered landmarks of biblical study and exposition. Alister McGrath (PhD, University of Oxford) is the Andreas Idreos Professor of Science and Religion at the University of Oxford, president of the Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics, and senior.

Bible Book List × Get the NIV Resources» Commentaries» Colossians. View Colossians 1. Commentaries for the book of Colossians. Colossians 1. Paul's Greeting () Paul's Prayer of Thanksgiving () The including complete notes from the NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible and the New Bible Commentary.

Try it free for 30 days. PHILEMON The letter to Philemon is the shortest of the Pauline epistles. It is addressed, not to a church, although a church is mentioned, but to a person, Philemon.

As such it differs greatly from the epistles Paul must have written approximately at the same time, (Philippians, Ephesians and Colossians). But it isFile Size: KB. Colossians and Philemon: A Commentary on the Epistles to the Colossians and to Philemon; by Eduard Lohse; edited by Helmut Koester; and translated by William R.

Poehlmann and Robert J. Karris ; Book; Published by: Augsburg Fortress Publishers; Series: Hermeneia: A Critical and Historical Commentary on the BibleCited by: He wrote Colossians and Philemon in a single volume - This volume is divided into two distinct sections, covering first Colossians and then Philemon.

Before the verse-by-verse commentary on each epistle, facts and background information are laid out in a detailed manner. He is the New Testament editor for the revised Expositor's Bible Commentary and the author of various books and commentaries, including Mark and Colossians/Philemon in the NIV Application Commentary, and the article on Mark in the Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary.

He and his wife, Diana, reside in Waco, s: 2. Introduction. Paul's salutation to Philemon, and the Church at his house, Philemon He extols his faith, love, and Christian charity, Philemon Entreats forgiveness for his servant Onesimus, Philemon Urges motives to induce Philemon to forgive him, Philemon Promises to repair any wrong he had done to his master, PhilemonPhilemon [18] William Hendriksen, Colossians and Philemon (Grand Rapids, Michigan: Baker Book House, ), p.

Verse 7 For I had much joy and comfort in thy love, because the hearts of the saints have been refreshed through thee, brother. In this commentary, Robert W. Wall explores two letters of Paul, showing how Colossians offers an antidote to a privatized and intellectualized faith and Philemon offers a vital model for conflict resolution and community building.

Including background material and passage-by-passage exposition of the texts, Wall stresses throughout the lessons that today's church can draw from. Moo begins his commentary on Colossians by acknowledging the impact the letter has had on Christian theology and practice.

Then he states, “Our concern will be to discern what this portion of God’s Word has to say to Christians today” (p. 25). He suggests that this can be done only after an in-depth study of [ ]Location: Grand Rapids.

Overview. In this scholarly work, F. Bruce gives a section by section commentary on Colossians, Philemon, and Ephesians. Based on an in depth study of the Greek texts, he starts with an introduction that covers the beginnings of the three books and gives particular emphasis to the geography of Asia Minor.

The NCCS series is off to a stellar start. I greatly enjoyed Keener's commentary on Romans (see my review) and I picked up Colossians and Philemon by Michael Bird with some anticipation. I have to say that I was very pleased on the whole. The introduction of the commentary was very, very good, perhaps even the strength of the commentary.

1See James D. Dunn, The Epistles to the Colossians and to Philemon: A Commentary on the Greek Text, p. 21; and Hershel Shanks, "Not So Colossal Colossae," Biblical Archaeology Review (January/February ) 2William Hendriksen, New Testament Commentary: Exposition of Colossians and Philemon, p.

Colossians, Philemon (The NIV Application Commentary Book 12) eBook: Garland, David E.: : Kindle Store/5(18). From whatever angle one might view the modern age, Colossians and Philemon are up to date.

Their timeless truth speaks to the dilemmas facing the world today. Colossians focuses on Jesus Christ, presenting Him as the ultimate answer to any problem. And Philemon highlights forgiveness, illustrating the power and freedom of forgiving : Moody Publishers.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Accompanying Biblical text is author's translation. Description: pages: illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.

The teaching on the Cross in Colossians ,15 parallels the teaching of II Corinthians and Galatians Colossians is also very similar in content to Ephesians and Philemon, with about one fourth of Colossians actually contained in the book of Ephesians.

Most commentators are certain that Paul was indeed the author. 2.Read "Commentary on Colossians and Philemon (Commentary on the New Testament Book #12)" by Robert H. Gundry available from Rakuten Kobo.

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