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In this e-book poultry examines the function performed by means of 3 poetic texts, Phil. 2.6-11, Col. 1.15-20, and 1Tim. 3.16 within the arguments in their epistles. instead of functioning as standards of christological orthodoxy, those poetic narrations of Christ's individual and paintings are utilized by Paul to aid a number of moral positions. For Paul and the Christians he addresses, those tales of Christ are exemplars for the existence and perform of the church.

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