Healing in the Pauline epistles: why the silence?

Eliezer Gonzalez

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An essay is presented which examines Paul of Tarsus' healings in his own epistles. The author looks into Paul's literary purposes, his pneumatology and ecclesiology, and his own self-understanding as an apostle. He also explores the reason why Paul is Paul depicted as such a prodigious worker of healing miracles in Acts, adding that he subordinated his own healing miracles to the form and purposes of the epistles that he wrote to the gospel.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)557-575
Number of pages19
JournalJournal of the Evangelical Theological Society
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2013


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