Unformatted text preview: ROMANS Slide 1 AUTHOR: PAUL THE LETTER TO THE ROMANS
DATE: WINTER AD 57/58 PROVENANCE: CORINTH NERO Slide 2 THE LETTER TO THE ROMANS rd Written near the end of the 3 missionary journey; Authorship internally is Paul--Externally Pauline authorship is questioned. Critical issues include the ending of the letter (doxology), the unity of the letter, and Rom. 11:26. Slide 3 THEME VERSE: Rom. 1:1617 For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ, for it is the power of God to salvation for everyone who believes, for the Jew first and also for the Greek. For in it the righteousness of God is revealed from faith to faith; as it is written, "The just shall live by faith."
Slide 4 MAIN THEME: Slide 5 THE UNIVERSAL GOSPEL
Slide 6 Introduction (1:17) A. Theological Development of Main Theme (18) The Universal Guilt in Disobedience (1:183:20) The Universal Grace in Jesus Christ (3:218:39) B. Historical Development of Main Theme (911) The Universal Salvation in the Promise to Abraham (9:111:32) C. Practical Development of Main Theme (1215) The Universal Basis of Daily Conduct (12:1 15:13) The Universal Call to Cooperative Mission (15:1433) Conclusion (16:124) Slide 7 Supplemental Doxology (16:2527) OUTLINE OF ROMANS Martin Luther, Romans, and the Reformation
Slide 8 Romans is "the very purest gospel".
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- main theme, Externally Pauline authorship