Selected Books on Paul

Allison, Dale C. The End of the Ages Has Come: An Early Interpretation of the Passion and Resurrection of Jesus. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1985.

Anderson, R. Dean, Jr. Ancient Rhetorical Theory and Paul. Kampen, The Netherlands: Kok Pharos, 1996.

Bakirtzix, Charalambos and Helmut Koester, eds. Philippi At the Time of Paul and After His Death. Harrisburg PA: Trinity Press International, 1998.

Banks, Robert. Paul's Idea of Community: The Early House Churches in Their Cultural Setting. Revised ed. Peabody, Ma: Hendrickson Publishers, 1994.

Bartchy, S. Scott. First-Century Slavery and 1 Corinthians 7:21. SBL Dissertation Series 11 ed. Society of Biblical Literature, 1973.

Becker, Jügen. Paul: Apostle to the Gentiles. Translated by O. C. Dean, Jr. Louisville: Westminster/John Knox, 1993.

Beker, J. Christiaan. Heirs of Paul: Paul's Legacy in the New Testament and in the Church Today.1991; reprint, Grand Rapids MI: Eerdmans, 1996.

________. Paul's Apocalyptic Gospel: The Coming Triumph of God. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1982.

________. The Triumph of God.  The Essence of Paul's Thought. Minneapolis: Fortress, 1990.

Boers, Hendrikus. The Justification of the Gentiles: Paul's Letters to the Galatians and Romans. Hendrickson, 1994.

Boring, M. Eugene. Opposition to Paul in Jewish Christianity. Minneapolis: Fortress, 1989.

Branick, Vincent P. House Church in the Writings of Paul. Zachaeus Studies ed. Michael Glazier, 1989.

Bremmer, Jan N., ed. The Apocryphal Acts of Paul and Thecla. Kampen, The Netherlands: Kok Pharos,1996.

Bristow, John Temple. What Paul Really Said About Women. Harper, 1988.

Brown, Raymond E. The Churches the Apostles Left Behind. Paulist Press, 1984.

Callan, Terrance. Psychological Perspectives on the Life of Paul: An Application of the Methodology of Gerd Theissen. Edwin Mellen Press, 1990.

Carr, Wesley. Angels and Principalities: The Background, Meaning and Development of the Pauline Phrase. Cambridge University Press, 1981.

Castelli, Elizabeth A. Imitating Paul: A Discourse of Power. Westminster/John Knox Press, 1991.

Davies, Stevan L. The Revolt of the Widows. The Social World of the Apocryphal Acts. Carbondale:Southern Illinois Universtiy Press, 1980.

Davies, W. D. Paul and Rabbinic Judaism: Some Rabbinic Elements in Pauline Theology. (orig: 1948) ed. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1980.

Deming, Will. Paul on Marriage and Celibacy: The Hellenistic Background of 1 Corinthians 7. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995.

Donaldson, Terence L. Paul's Gentile Offering: Gentile Salvation and the Reconfiguration of Paul's Convictional World. Fortress, 1997.

________. Paul and the Gentiles: Remapping the Apostle's Convictional World. Minneapolis: Fortress, 1997.

Donfried, Karl P. The Romans Debate. Essays on the Origin and Purpose of the Epistle. Revised and Expanded ed. 1977; reprint, Minneapolis: Hendrickson, 1991.

Dungan, David. The Sayings of Jesus in the Churches of Paul: The Use of the Synoptic Tradition inthe Regulation of Early Church Life. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1971.

Dunn, James D. G. The Theology of Paul's Letter to the Galatians. Cambridge: Cambridge UniversityPress, 1993.

Elliott, Neil. Liberating Paul: The Justice of God and the Politics of the Apostle. Maryknoll: OrbisBooks, 1994.

________. The Rhetoric of Romans: Argumentative Constraint and Strategy and Paul's Dialogue with Judaism. JSNT 45 ed. Sheffield: JSOT / Sheffield Academic Press, 1990.

Engberg-Pedersen, Troels, ed. Paul in His Hellenistic Context. Fortress, 1994.

Fitzmyer, Joseph A. Paul and His Theology: A Brief Sketch. Prentice Hall, 1989 b.

________. Romans: A New Translation with Introduction and Commentary. Doubleday, 1993.

Fowl, Stephen. The Story of Christ in the Ethics of Paul: An Analysis of the Function of Hymnic Material in the Pauline Corpus. JSNT sup series 36 ed. Sheffield Academic Press, 1990.

Furnish, Victor Paul. Moral Teaching of Paul Selected Issues. Abingdon Press, 1985.

Gaventa, Beverly Roberts. From Darkness to Light: Aspects of Conversion in the New Testament. Overture to Biblical Theology,20 ed. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1986.

Georgi, Dieter. Remembering the Poor: The History of Paul's Collection for Jerusalem. Abingdon Press, 1992.

Gillman, Florence M. Women Who Knew Paul. Collegeville MN: Liturgical Press, 1992.

Hays, Richard B. Echoes of Scripture in the Letters of Paul. London, New Haven: Yale University Press, 1989.

Hengel, Martin. The Pre-Christian Paul. Trinity Press International, 1991.

Heyer, C. J. den. Paul: A Man of Two World. Trinity Press International, 1999.

Hoffmann, R. Joseph. Marcion, On the Restitution of Christianity: An Essay on Radical Paulinist Theology in the Second Century. Scholars Press, 1984.

Holland, Glenn S. The Tradition That You Received From Us: 2 Thessalonians in the Pauline Tradition. Tübingen: Mohr (Siebeck), 1988.

Hooker, Morna. From Adam to Christ: Essays on Paul. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1990.

Horsley, Richard A., ed. Paul and Empire: Religion and Power in Roman Imperial Society. Harrisburg, PA: Trinity Press International, 1997.

________, ed. Paul and Politics: Ekklesia, Israel, Inperium, Interpretation. Harrisburg, PA: Trinity Press International, 2000.

Jewett, Robert. Chronology of Paul's Life. Philadelphia: Fortress Press., 1979.

________. Saint Paul At the Movies: The Apostle's Dialogue with American Culture. Louisville, Ky: Westminster/John Knox Press, 1993.

Johnson, Luke T. Letters to Paul's Delegates : 1 Timothy, 2 Timothy, Titus. Valley Forge, Pa: Trinity Press International, 1996.

Johnson, Sherman. Paul the Apostle and His Cities. Good News Studies 21 ed. Wilmington, Delaware:Michael Glazier, 1987.

Keesmaat, Sylvia C. Paul and His Story: (Re)Interpreting the Exodus Tradition. Sheffield, ENG: Sheffield Academic Press, 1999.

Knox, John. Chapters in a Life of Paul. rev. ed. 1950; reprint, Mercer University Press, 1987.

Lampe, Peter. From Paul to Valentinus: Christians At Rome in the First Two Centuries. 1987; reprint, Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, 1999.

Lüdemann, Gerd. Opposition to Paul in Jewish Christianity. German Orig. 1983 ed. Fortress Press (Augsburg), 1989.

________. Paul, Apostle to the Gentiles: Studies in Chronology. (foreword by John Knox) ed. Translated by Stanley F. Jones. Fortress Press, 1984.

Lyall, Francis. Slaves, Citizens, Sons: Legal Metaphors in the Epistles. Zondervan Publishing House, 1984.

MacDonald, Dennis Ronald. There Is No Male and Female: The Fate of a Dominical Saying in Paul andGnosticism. HDR 20 ed. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1987.

MacDonald, Margaret Y. The Pauline Churches: A Socio-Historical Study of Institutionalization in the Pauline and Deutero-Pauline Writings. SNTS Mono. Series 60 ed. Cambridge: CambridgeUniversity Press, 1988.

Malherbe, Abraham J. Paul and the Popular Philosophers. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1989.

Marshall, Peter. Enmity in Corinth: Social Conventions in Paul's Relations with the Corinthians. Tübingen: Mohr (Siebeck), 1987.

Martin, Dale B. The Corinthian Body. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1995.

________. Slavery As Salvation: The Metaphor of Slavery in Pauline Christianity. New Haven: YaleUniversity Press, 1990.

Meade, David G. Pseudonymity and Canon: An Investigation Into the Relationship of Authorship and Authority in Jewish and Early Christian Tradition. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans,1986.

Mitchell, Margaret M. Paul and the Rhetoric of Reconciliation: An Exegetical Investigation of the Language and Composition of I Corinthians. Tübingen: J.C.B. Mohr (Paul Siebeck), 1991.

Murphy-O'Connor, Jerome. Paul: A Critical Life. Oxford: Clerendon Press, 1996.

________. St. Paul's Corinth: Texts and Archaeology. Good News Studies 6 ed. Michael Glazier, 1983.

Murphy-O'Connor, Jerome and James H. Charlesworth, eds. Paul and the Dead Sea Scrolls. New York: Crossroad Press, 1990.

Nanos, Mark D. The Mystery of Romans: The Jewish Context of Paul's Letter. Augsburg Fortress, 1996.

Neyrey, Jerome H. Paul, In Other Words: A Cultural Reading of His Letters. Westminster/John Knox,1990.

Neyrey, Jerome H. and Bruce J. Malina. Portraits of Paul: An Archaeology of Ancient Personality. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 1996.

Nickle, Keith F. The Collection: A Study of Paul's Strategy. Studies in Biblical Theology 48 ed. London: SCM, 1966.

O'Brien, Peter Thomas. Introductory Thanksgivings in the Letters of Paul. Leiden: E. J. Brill, 1977.

Pagels, Elaine H. The Gnostic Paul: Gnostic Exegesis of the Pauline Letters. Fortress., 1975.

Petersen, Norman R. Rediscovering Paul: Philemon and the Sociology of Paul's Narrative World. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1985.

Richards, Randolph. The Secretary in the Letters of Paul. Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament, 2 Reihe 42 ed. Tubingen: Mohr-Siebeck, 1991.

Richardson, Peter. Paul's Ethic of Freedom. Westminster Press, 1979.

Roetzel, Calvin J. Paul : The Man and the Myth. 1st Fortress Press ed. ed. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 1999.

Rubenstein, Richard. My Brother Paul. Torchbooks ed. Harper & Row, 1972.

Sanders, E. P. Paul and Palestinian Judaism: A Comparison of Patterns of Religion. Fortress Press, 1977.

________. Paul, the Law and the Jewish People. Fortress Press, 1983.

Sandmel, Samuel. The Genius of Paul: A Study in History. Fortress Press, 1979.

Schüssler Fiorenza, Elisabeth. In Memory of Her: A Feminist Theological Reconstruction of Christian Origins. Crossroad Press, 1983.

Schweitzer, Albert. The Mysticism of Paul the Apostle (2ed). H. Holt & Co., 1931.

Seeley, D. The Noble Death: Graeco-Roman Martyrology and Paul's Concept of Salvation. JSOT sup series 28 ed. Sheffield: JSOT / Sheffield Academic Press, 1990.

Segal, Alan F. Paul the Convert: The Apostolate and Apostasy of Saul the Pharisee. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1990.

Soards, Marion L. The Apostle Paul: An Introduction to His Writings and Teachings. Paulist Press,1987.

Stendahl, Krister. Final Account: Paul's Letter to the Romans. Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, 1995.

Stowers, Stanley K. A Rereading of Romans: Justice, Jews, and Gentiles. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1994.

Strelan, Rick. Paul, Artemis, and the Jews in Ephesus. Berlin/New York: de Gruyter, 1996.

Tabor, James. Things Unutterable: Paul's Ascent to Paradise in Its Greco-Roman, Judaic, and EarlyChristian Contexts. New York: University Pr. of America, 1986.

Theissen, Gerd. Psychological Aspects of Pauline Theology. Translated by John P. Galvin. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1986.

________. The Social Setting of Pauline Christianity: Essays on Corinth. Introduction by John H. Schutz. Translated by John H. Schutz. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1982.

Trobisch, David. Paul's Letter Collection: Tracing the Origins. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 1994.

Verner, David C. The Household of God: The Social World of the Pastoral Epistles. Scholars Press,1983.

Walters, James C. Ethical Issues in Paul's Letter to the Romans: Changing Self Definitions in Earliest Roman Christianity. Trinity Press International, 1993.

Wedderburn, A. J. M. Paul and Jesus: Collected Essays. JSNT Supplement, 37 ed. Sheffield, ENG: Sheffield Academic Press, 1989.

Weima, Jeffrey A. D. Neglected Endings: The Signficance of the Pauline Letter Closings. SheffieldEng: Sheffield Academic Press, 1994.

Wenham, David. Paul: Follower of Jesus or Founder of Christianity? Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1995.

White, John L. Light From Ancient Letters. Foundations and Facets: New Testament ed. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1986.

Williams, David John. Paul' Metaphors: Their Context and Character. Peabody MA: Hendrickson, 1999.

Wire, Antoinette. The Corinthian Women Prophets: A Reconstruction Through Paul's Rhetoric. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 1990.

Witherington III, Ben. Jesus, Paul, and the End of the World: A Comparative Study in New Testament Eschatology. InterVarsity Press, 1992.

________. Paul's Narrative Thought World: The Tapestry of Tragedy and Triumph. Minneapolis: Westminster John Knox, 1994.

Wright, N. T. The Climax of the Covenant : Christ and the Law in Pauline Theology. Minneapolis: Fortress, 1993.