"Paul's thoughts can be described as historical, functional, and dynamic."

This short study of Paul's theology begins with a discussion of Paul's early life, a definition of Pharisees, Paul's experience as a Pharisee, and his conversion on the Damascus Road. Following is a look at Paul's conclusions concerning the Christian faith as purported in his writings. These conclusions include a look at how sin and the Law are manifest in humanity, and how Christ is the way to human salvation as opposed to salvation through good deeds and adherence to the Jewish laws. The second half of the book is dedicated to discussing the importance and significance of Christian baptism, righteousness, justification, sanctification, and salvation. Finally, the author presents views on the Lord's Supper, Martin Luther's Doctrine, and the Fruits of the Spirit. He includes a list of terms and definitions and a bibliography.

Brittle's treatise on the writings of Paul is a brief and concise look at the apostle's life and beliefs. Though a quick read, it holds a depth of information with accompanying Bible verses and references to enhance one's understanding of the apostle's views. For those who are unfamiliar with the writings of Paul, this is a good introductory volume. For readers familiar with Paul's ministry, it offers a concise work in which to reflect upon his theology. The author writes in an easily understandable style and dissects the many theological aspects of Paul's life and work in a succinct and accessible manner, giving a thorough overview of his subject. Readers will enjoy the volume's discussion of the apostle's life and work as presented in this brief yet somehow complete look at his message.

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