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Faith and Resurrection in 2 Cor 4:13–14

Jerome Murphy‐O'Connor

in Keys to Second Corinthians

Published in print September 2010 | ISBN: 9780199592104
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191595608 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592104.003.0006
Faith and Resurrection in 2 Cor 4:13–14

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Against the majority, who interprete ‘resurrection’ eschatologically, the context strongly suggests that it should be understood existentially. It takes place within the framework of Paul's terrestrial existence. He needs to be ‘raised’ because ‘death’ is at work in him (4:12).

Keywords: Faith; resurrection; death; life

Chapter.  6459 words. 

Subjects: Biblical Studies

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