Books con argomento Righteousness
Legal Revision and Religious Renewal in Ancient Israel
Levinson Bernard M.
edizioni Cambridge Univ Pr collana (Hardcover)
This book examines the doctrine of transgenerational punishment found in the Decalogue-that is, the idea that God punishes sinners vicariously and extends the punishment due them to three or four generations of their progeny. Though it was "God-given" law, the unfairness of punishing innocent people merely for being...
Jesus' Blood and Righteousness
edizioni Good News Pub collana Good News Pub (Paperback)
The question of whether Paul teaches that Christ’s righteousness is imputed to the believer has been debated for roughly four hundred years. Some of the questions that arise are: What is the connection between Adam and the rest of the human race? How did Christ fulfill the role of the second or new Adam? How can the...