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Waiting for Jesus: the meaning and significance of eschatological waiting with special reference to ἀναμένω in 1 Thessalonians 1:10 and implications for eschatology, mission and ethics

@inproceedings{Taylor2017WaitingFJ,
  title={Waiting for Jesus: the meaning and significance of eschatological waiting with special reference to ἀ$\nu$$\alpha$$\mu$έ$\nu$$\omega$ in 1 Thessalonians 1:10 and implications for eschatology, mission and ethics},
  author={M. Taylor},
  year={2017}
}
The NT describes Christians as those who wait for Jesus (1 Thess 1:10). Despite this clear teaching, the concept of waiting has been neglected in scholarship, both Pauline eschatology and recent material on 1 & 2 Thessalonians. This thesis seeks to contribute towards a theology of waiting with a view to offering suggestions for greater clarity in eschatology and mission and ethics as they relate to eschatology. Based in a word study on the concept of waiting, this thesis establishes key words… Expand