Download e-book for kindle: Abingdon New Testament Commentaries: Acts by Beverly R. Gaventa

By Beverly R. Gaventa

In a remarkable departure from typical readings of the Acts of the Apostles because the tale of the expansion of the church, Gaventa argues that Luke's moment quantity has to do with not anything lower than the job of God. From the start of the tale at Jesus' Ascension and lengthening until eventually well beyond the ultimate document of Paul's job in Rome, Luke narrates a relentlessly theological tale, during which concerns of institutional background or biography play in simple terms an incidental function. Gaventa will pay cautious realization to Luke's tale of God, in addition to to the varied characters who set themselves against God's plan.

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