Table of contents for Theology of the New Testament : a canonical and synthetic approach / Frank Thielman.


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02 Contents
Preface...9
Abbreviations...13
Introduction
1. The Theology of the New Testament: The Basic Questions...19
One
The Gospels and Acts
2. The Persistence and Importance of a Fourfold Gospel...45
3. Mark: The Death of God's Son as Good News...57
4. Matthew: New Wine in Old Skins...84
5. Luke-Acts: The Place of Christians in the Progress of Salvation History...111
6. John: Faith in Jesus as the Means to Eternal Life...150
7. Four Diverse Witnesses to the One Gospel of Jesus Christ...181
Two
The Pauline Letters
8. The Coherence and Center of Paul's Theology...219
9. First Thessalonians: Maintaining Faith, Love, and Hope in the
Midst of Suffering...234
10. Second Thessalonians: Perseverance Despite Persecution and
False Teaching...250
11. Galatians: The Grace of God and the Truth of the Gospel...262
12. First Corinthians: A Plea for Peace, Holiness, and Fidelity...276
13. Philippians: The Importance of the Gospel's Progress...307
14. Second Corinthians: Power Perfected in Weakness...323
15. Romans: The Gospel of God's Righteousness...342
16. Colossians: Christ Preeminent in Cosmos and History...375
17. Philemon: Reconciliation in Practice...387
18. Ephesians: The Unity of Church and Cosmos in Christ...393
19. First Timothy: The Church as Pillar and Foundation of Truth...408
20. Titus: Knowing God, Doing Good, and Making Salvation Attractive...423
21. Second Timothy: Faithfulness to the Gospel...430
22. The Common Emphases and Central Convictions of Paul's Letters...438
Three
The Non-Pauline Letters and the
Revelation of John
23. Finding Unity in the Non-Pauline Letters and Revelation...483
24. James: The Wisdom of the Undivided Life...496
25. Jude: Contending for the Faith against a Perversion of God's Grace...512
26. Second Peter: Ethics and Eschatology...522
27. First John: The Truth about Jesus, His Death, and His Love Command...536
28. Second John: Avoiding Those Who Have Abandoned Truth and Love...556
29. Third John: Working Together with the Truth...562
30. First Peter: On Suffering as a Christian...569
31. Hebrews: Jesus as Perfecter of the Faith and Leader of the Faithful...585
32. Revelation: Meaning amid Oppression...612
33. The Clash of World Views in Hebrews to Revelation...651
Conclusion
34. The Theological Unity of the New Testament...681
Works Cited...727
Scripture and Apocrypha Index...763
Other Ancient Literature Index...787
Subject Index...791
Modern Author Index...795


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Bible. -- N.T. -- Theology.
Bible. -- N.T. -- Canonical criticism.