After presenting some preliminary questions regarding authorship, date, purpose and unity of Paul’s first letter to the Corinthian church, Dunn examines the problematic divisions that arose among the believers. He addresses the immense social tensions that erupted between the Church and society; and focuses on the problems arising regarding worship and belief.
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- Title: T&T Clark Study Guides: 1 Corinthians
- Author: James D.G. Dunn
- Publisher: T&T Clark
- Publication Date: 1999
- Pages: 113
About James D.G. Dunn
James D.G. Dunn is Emeritus Professor of Divinity at the University of Durham, and is a leading British New Testament scholar in the evangelical tradition. He received an M.A. and B.D. from the University of Glasgow and a Ph.D. and D.D. from the University of Cambridge. Dunn has written and edited numerous books and articles, including A New Perspective on Jesus: What the Quest for the Historical Jesus Missed, The Epistles to Colossians and Philemon - New International Greek Testament Commentary, and Word Biblical Commentary, Volume 38a: Romans 1-8.