Document Type

Article

Publication Date

3-26-2014

Keywords

James, 1 Peter, 2 Peter, 1 John, 2 John, 3 John, Jude, Bible Commentary

Abstract

  1. Introduction to General Epistles
  2. James - Faith Works
    • Depending on God (James 1:1-18)
    • Working for the Benefit of Others in Need (James 1:22-28)
    • Faith and Work(s) (James 2:14-26)
    • Discriminating Against the Poor and Currying Favor with the Rich (James 2:1-13)
    • Listening Well and Taming the Tongue (James 1:19-21 and 3:1-12)
    • Selfish Ambition and Investing in Others (James 3:13-4:12)
      • Selfish Ambition and Submission to God (James 3:13-4:12)
      • Investing In Others (James 4:1-12)
    • Business Forecasting (James 4:13-17)
    • Business Oppression (James 5:1-6)
    • Waiting for the Harvest (James 5:7-20)
  3. 1 Peter - Serving the World as Resident Alien Priests
    • Resident Aliens and Priests (1 Peter 1:1-2:12)
    • Suffering Under the World’s Authorities (1 Peter 2:13-4:19)
    • Instructions for Leaders and Followers (1 Peter 5)
  4. 2 Peter - Work and New Creation
    • The End of the World and the End of Work? (2 Peter 3:1-18)
  5. 1 John - Walking in the Light
  6. 2 John and Work
    • Truthfulness (2 John 1-11)
    • The value of in-person communications (2 John 12-13)
  7. 3 John and Work
    • Gossip (3 John 1-12)
    • Greet People by Name (3 John 13-15)
  8. Jude
  9. Conclusions from the General Epistles
  10. Key Verses and Themes in the General Epistels

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