Author:Andre Munzinger


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Discerning the Spirits: Theological and Ethical Hermeneutics in Paul

By: Andre Munzinger

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018644

ISBN: 0521875943

Condition: Brand New

How did Paul determine ethical and theological truth? Were all believers expected to be able to 'discern the spirits' (1 Corinthians 12.10)? This study shows that discernment must be understood against the backdrop of an extensive hermeneutic, by which Paul inherently relates ethical and theological knowledge. Understanding the will of God requires noetic and existential transformation, in short, the 'renewal of the mind' (Romans 12.2). Munzinger argues that Paul implies a process of inspiration in which the Spirit sharpens the discerning functions of the mind because the believer is liberated... View more info