First and Second Letters to Thessalonians (NICNT)
- ISBN :9780802863621
- Format :Hardback
- Pricing Attribute :Normal
- Page Count :366
- Dimensions :159 x 235 x 32mm
- Publication Date :10 Jul 2009
- Publisher :Wm.B.Eerdmans Publishing Co.
- Author :Gordon D Fee
Description :In this commentary Gordon Fee aims first and foremost to offer a fresh exposition of the text of 1 and 2 Thessalonians. He shows the reader what is in the biblical text, what the text meant in the first century, and what it means now. Fee reveals the logic of each argument or narrative before moving on to the details of each verse, and he concludes each section with a theological-practical reflection on the meaning of the text today. Among other things, Fee explores the occasion for writing for each epistle, restoring 2 Thessalonians to the place it deserves as a full companion to the first letter, rather than merely a tagalong to 1 Thessalonians.