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Divergent, Insurgent or Allegiant? 1 Timothy 5:1–2 and the Nature of God’s Household
Southeastern Theological Review
  • Gregory A. Couser, Cedarville University
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
1-1-2016
Abstract

This study asks how Paul’s household conception of the church in 1 Timothy 5:1–2 compares to the social norms characteristic of the Greco-Roman household. His study argues that Paul is extending a pre-existing, theologically shaped notion of God’s household as he guides Timothy.

Citation Information
Gregory A. Couser. "Divergent, Insurgent or Allegiant? 1 Timothy 5:1–2 and the Nature of God’s Household" Southeastern Theological Review Vol. 7 Iss. 2 (2016) p. 19 - 34
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/gregory_couser/13/