st. paul, letter to corinth, macedonia, ministry, troas, corinthian, titus, church
Bible Study; Lecture; Sermon Prep
The teacher to whom we offer this eucharisterion has lived and labored among us as "God's triumphant captive" and "Christ's aroma for God." In discussing the Scripture passage giving us this view of the ministerial office we hope to do so in a bit of the practical manner which has always characterized the Scripture interpretation of our colleague.
Before we take up the passage, it will be useful for us to look at the wider as well as the narrower context.
Religious Thought, Theology and Philosophy of Religion
Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)
2 Corinthians 2:12-17; 2 Corinthians 5:13-15; 2 Corinthians 3:1-3; 2 Corinthians 3:4-18; 2 Corinthians 4:1-6; 2 Corinthians 4:7-15; 2 Corinthians 4:16-5:10; 2 Corinthians 5:11-15; 2 Corinthians 5:16-21; 2 Corinthians 6:1-10; 1 Corinthians 16:5-9; 2 Corinthians 1:15-16;
Laity; Ministers; Scholars
"God's Triumphant Captive Christ's Aroma for God. (2 Cor. 2:12-17.),"
Concordia Theological Monthly: Vol. 22, Article 71.
Available at: https://scholar.csl.edu/ctm/vol22/iss1/71