Tag Archives: James Dunn

Whatever happened to the New Perspective on Paul?

Not too long ago the New Perspective on Paul (NPP) was a topic of not a few conversations.  Now I really don’t hear too much about it. Of course, ever since Krister Stendahl’s 1960 essay, “The Apostle Paul and the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Justification in Perspective

Paperback: 278 pages Publisher: Baker Academic (October 1, 2006) Language: English ISBN-10: 0801031311 Amazon.com WTS Books Baker Academic Many thanks to Baker Academic for this review copy of Justification in Perspective: Historical Developments and Contemporary Challenges. The essays in Justification … Continue reading

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Gordon Fee on the New Perspective on Paul

In an interview with Gordon Fee and his recent Galatians commentary, blogger Nijay Gupta got the premier New Testament critic and biblical scholar to respond to the New Perspective on Paul: Continue reading

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Praise for the ESV on Being So “Fleshy”

So I must confess that I’ve not been particularly kind toward the ESV (English Standard Version). Well, after reading a passage in James Dunn’s The Theology of Paul the Apostle, I was compelled to praise the ESV’s consistent translation of sarx … Continue reading

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