SREL 478-The Theology of St. Paul


Paul’s background (Pharisaic, Qumranic, Rabbinic background, Hellenism, the revelation to Paul, Paul’s apostolic experience). Pauline soteriology (Christ’s role in salvation history, reconciliation, expiation, justification). The person of Christ; Holy Spirit; Sacraments. Pauline anthropology (the human being before Christ, human being in Christ); Pauline ecclesiology and ethics (the Church, the demands of Christian living); Pauline eschatology (the resurrection of the body).