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during this learn Kim explores a brand new approach of analyzing Paul's letters and realizing his theology with a spotlight on 3 elements of Paul's gospel: "the righteousness of God," "faith of Christ," and "the physique of Christ." Kim argues that Paul's notion could be top understood through analyzing those genitives because the subjective or attributive genitives, instead of because the goal genitives. The subjective or attributive studying areas an emphasis at the subject's participation: God's participatory righteousness, Christ's devoted obedience to God, and the believer's residing of Christ's physique. utilizing this method, Kim investigates the basis of Paul's theology in a big selection of texts and contexts: within the Hebrew Bible, moment Temple Judaism, the Greco-Roman global, and Paul's canonical letters. In doing so, Kim synthesizes Paul's theology and ethics seamlessly, balancing the jobs of God, Christ, and believers in Paul's gospel.

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"Yung Suk Kim possesses some of the most unique, clean, and pressing voices one of the emerging iteration of latest testomony theologians. Kim has a unprecedented skill to synthesize a variety of severe methods in developing Paul's theology: ancient feedback, sociological research, and post-colonial interpretation have interaction productively. Kim's Theological advent to Paul's Letters invitations readers to reconsider an important points of Paul's theology--'righteousness,' 'faith,' 'embodiment'--as avenues of subjective participation within the politics of love."
-Laurence L. Welborn
Professor of latest testomony and Early Christianity
Fordham University

Yung Suk Kim is Assistant Professor of latest testomony and Early Christianity at Samuel DeWitt Proctor college of Theology, Virginia Union collage, Richmond. he's the writer of Christ's physique in Corinth: The Politics of a Metaphor (2008), and editor of the magazine of Bible and Human Transformation.

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