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By Ben C. Blackwell

With expanding interplay among japanese and Western theologians, a number of fresh biblical interpreters have characterized Paul's soteriology as theosis, or deification. according to those affirmations, Ben C. Blackwell explores the anthropological measurement of Paul's soteriology to figure out how important this characterisation is. employing the Wirkungsgeschichte of the Pauline letters, he first examines Greek patristic interpreters of Paul - Irenaeus and Cyril of Alexandria - to explain what deification involves and to figure out which Pauline texts they used to aid their soteriological buildings. The monograph then makes a speciality of Paul's soteriology expressed in Romans eight and a couple of Corinthians 3-5 (with excursus on different passages) and explores how believers include Christ's dying and lifestyles, his discomfort and glory, in the course of the Spirit. Blackwell concludes with a comparability of deification as offered through those Greek patristic interpreters and Paul's soteriology, noting the gigantic overlap in addition to key differences.

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