Exploring Second Corinthians: Death and Life, Hardship and by B. J. Oropeza

By B. J. Oropeza

A multi-faceted remark that breathes clean perception into Paul's letter

In moment Corinthians, Paul responds to studies of the Corinthian congregation wondering his competency as a divinely despatched messenger. via apologetic demegoria and using photograph imagery concerning triumphal processions, siege war, and emissary travels and negotiation, Paul defends his fidelity, character, and talking skills as he extends the supply of clemency and reconciliation to his auditors. Oropeza combines rhetorical photos (rhetography) with interpretative layers (literary positive aspects, intertextuality, socio-cultural, ideological, and sacred textures) to reach on the rhetorical effect of Paul's message for old Mediterranean discourse.


  • A visible, sensory, and resourceful interpretation of the scripture
  • A entire commentary
  • An avant-garde method of biblical interpretation

B. J. Oropeza is Professor of religious study at Azusa Pacific college (Azusa, California) and the writer of Jesus and Paul: international views in Honor of James D. G. Dunn, A Festschrift for His seventieth Birthday (T. & T. Clark/Bloomsbury), and the three-volume sequence, Apostasy within the New testomony Communities (Cascade). he's founding father of the Intertextuality within the New testomony component of the Society of Biblical Literature (SBL).

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