By Nijay K. Gupta
"In dialog with the easiest interpreters of the Thessalonian letters around the centuries, Nijay Gupta bargains us a wealthy dinner party of insights into those very early Christian Scriptures. concurrently obtainable and perceptive, conscious of ancient context in addition to modern theological and religious matters, this can be a remark for college students, pastors, and all readers of Paul."
--Michael J. Gorman, Raymond E. Brown Professor of religious study and Theology, St. Mary's Seminary & University
"Nijay Gupta's observation on 1 and a couple of Thessalonians demonstrates trustworthy, even-handed scholarship, theological and pastoral sensitivity, and a masterful skill to put out the letters' substance and easy circulate of idea in an interesting type that may be a excitement to learn. those features, besides its potential measurement, make it excellent to be used within the lecture room and for neighborhood church pastors and lecturers. hugely recommended!"
--Andy Johnson, Professor of latest testomony, Nazarene Theological Seminary
"Here is a statement that doesn't omit the mark. It is exegetically sound, theologically astute, and ecclesially established. Gupta turns out to please in exhibiting how those historical texts make glossy feel. I learn few commentaries conceal to hide, yet Gupta's I did. It is definitely well worth the time and funding, for he rigorously weighs the interpretive innovations and arrives at well-reasoned and well-supported readings. i need this one on my shelf."
--David B. Capes, educational Dean and Professor of latest testomony, Houston Graduate institution of Theology
"Nijay ok. Gupta is a talented interpreter of Scripture. Herein, you will discover incisive, insightful statement at the Apostle Paul's earliest extant letters. I warmly commend this relatively (and refreshingly!) compact remedy of the Thessalonian correspondence, now not least the exegetical ability, theological engagement, and pastoral difficulty obviously glaring throughout."
--Todd D. nonetheless, DeLancey Dean and Hinson Professor, Baylor college, Truett Seminary
Nijay ok. Gupta is Assistant Professor of recent testomony at George Fox Evangelical Seminary, Portland, OR. His fresh books comprise a remark on Colossians and Prepare, prevail, strengthen: Getting a PhD in religious study and Beyond (Wipf & Stock).
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