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By Aída Besancon Spencer,Michael Bird,Craig S. Keener

an intensive and insightful remark on Paul's letter to his coworker Timothy, which the apostle wrote prior to and through Nero's persecution. Spencer conscientiously examines each one a part of the letter and relates it to the general movement of the argument and in gentle of the bigger biblical, old, social, and cultural contexts. How Paul's writing concerning the traditional groups is highlighted within the gentle of unique info gleaned from her explorations on position in Crete, Ephesus, and Rome. furthermore, Paul's rhetorical and ministry suggestions, specially as they relate to ladies and their position within the church, are explored. all through, Spencer provides an in-depth exegesis in a readable layout stronger via 40 years of ministry.

"By explaining lexical, grammatical, old, and theological issues, and via focusing continuously on canonical connections and pastoral software, Aída Spencer has written a lucid remark that would turn out necessary for basic readers, scholars, and pastors alike."
--Eckhard J. Schnabel, affiliate editor of Bulletin of Biblical Research

"This quantity completes Spencer's worthwhile observation at the Pastoral Epistles. Concise and readable, it additionally presents in-depth research of the circulate of every letter, and severe be aware reports delicate to either biblical and Greco-Roman utilization. . . . This quantity is mainly delicate to the gender-oriented directions relating management and behavior in Titus and a pair of Timothy. hugely recommended."
--John R. Kohlenberger III, editor of The NIV Greek and English New Testament

"Aída Spencer's wealthy exposition of Paul's final letters is a welcome significant other to her paintings at the first of the Pastoral letters, 1 Timothy. The observation beguiles because it combines brevity and economic climate of expression with wealthy and deep perception into the which means of Paul's message to the pastors he despatched to Crete and Ephesus. As constantly, Spencer rigorously attends to the area of the writer and his recipients, framing his message in the cultural matrix of the Greco-Roman international. while, she is helping pastor, instructor, and pupil bridge the distance among the message then and now. hear and appreciate as you listen the timbre of the apostolic voice afresh and anew."
--Gene L. eco-friendly, writer of The Letters to the Thessalonians

Aída Besançon Spencer is Professor of latest testomony at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary and notable Lecturer of North-West college. in addition to educating, Dr. Spencer has labored as a Spanish group organizer and Presbyterian minister. She was once born and reared in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. She is the writer of twelve books and 1000s of articles together with 2 Corinthians: day-by-day Bible observation and Paul's Literary kind: A Stylistic comparability of II Corinthians 11:16-12:13, Romans 8:9-39, and Philippians 3:2-4:13.

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