Colossians key theological emphases 1 cosmic

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Unformatted text preview: Theological Emphases (1) "Cosmic" Christology Jesus is divine (v. 15, 19; cf. also 2:9) Jesus is the firstborn of all creation (v. 15) Jesus is the agent of all creation (v. 16) Jesus is the sustainer of all creation (v. 17) Jesus is head of the universal church (v. 18) Jesus is the firstborn from among the dead (v. 18) Jesus is the agent of God's reconciliation of all The DeuteroPauline Epistles Colossians: Key Theological Emphases (1) "Cosmic" Christology (2) Eschatology The DeuteroPauline Epistles Colossians: Key Theological Emphases (1) "Cosmic" Christology (2) Eschatology The Eschatology of Colossians is structured upon its Christology. Through baptism, believers die with Christ and are already "raised" with him. The DeuteroPauline Epistles Colossians: Key Theological Emphases (1) "Cosmic" Christology (2) Eschatology The Eschatology of Colossians is structured upon its Christology. Through baptism, believers die with Christ and are already "raised&qu...
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