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By Michael F. Bird

Lively, well-informed portrait of the advanced determine who was once the apostle Paul
 
even though Paul is usually lauded because the first nice Christian theologian and a champion for Gentile inclusion within the church, in his personal time he used to be universally considered as an odd and arguable individual. during this ebook Pauline pupil Michael fowl explains why.
 
An Anomalous Jew offers the determine of Paul in all his complexity along with his mix of universal and debatable Jewish ideals and a religion in Christ that introduced him into clash with the socio-religious scene round him. chicken elucidates how the apostle Paul was once variously perceived — as a non secular deviant via Jews, as a divisive determine via Jewish Christians, as a purveyor of doubtful philosophy through Greeks, and as a deadly troublemaker through the Romans. Readers of this publication will greater comprehend the really anomalous form of Paul’s pondering and worldview.
 

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