The Eschatology of First Thessalonians

  title={The Eschatology of First Thessalonians},
  author={D. Luckensmeyer},
"The Eschatology of First Thessalonians" is the first monograph to examine the eschatological discourse of First Thessalonians. It also represents the first analysis of fundamental representatives of that discourse which acknowledges the epistolary and rhetorical structure of the letter, and which understands the various eschatological motifs as part of a systematic exhortation to a community in conflict. Luckensmeyer employs eschatology as the best hermeneutical key to interpret the systematic… Expand