By David E. Garland
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Suspicion is now a widespread phenomenon in our culture, and biblical texts and figures have not escaped it. 39 He suggests that gurus share the following characteristics: an isolated childhood, extreme narcissism, a sense of personal destiny, illness, mental and sometimes physical depression, “conversion,” and the unshakable conviction that one has a profound insight into the nature of reality and a mission to lead others. We know nothing of Paul’s childhood, but we do know that he experienced a profound conversion, that he possessed a clear sense of personal destiny, that he suffered from illness (a thorn in the flesh, which some scholars have connected to depression among many other guesses), that he had an unshakable conviction that he had profound insight into the nature of reality, and that he had a compelling sense of mission to lead others to the truth.
The New Worship (3:15–17) C. Commands About the Household (3:18–4:1) 1. Wives and Husbands (3:18–19) 2. Children and Parents (3:20–21) 3. Commands for Unflagging Prayer and Wise Behavior (4:2–6) IV. Final Greetings (4:7–18) A. Introduction of the Bearers of the Letter: Tychicus and Onesimus (4:7–9) B. Greetings from Paul’s Associates (4:10–14) C. Salutation from Paul’s Own Hand (4:18) 35 Selected Bibliography on Colossians Commentaries Baggott, L. J. A New Approach to Colossians. London: A. R. Mowbray, 1961.
4) and in many of his closing benedictions (Rom. 16:20; 2 Cor. 13:11; Gal. 6:16; Eph. 6:23; Col. 1:2; 2 Thess. 3:16; see Phil. 4:9). 10. ” 11. See Rom. 12:18; 14:17, 19; 1 Cor. 7:15; 14:33; 2 Cor. 13:11; Eph. 4:3; 1 Thess. 5:13; 2 Tim. 2:22; see also Rom. 3:17; 8:6; Eph. 2:14–17; Col. 1:20. 12. See Rom. 1:7; 1 Cor. 1:3; 2 Cor. 1:2; 11:31; Gal. 1:3; Eph. 1:2; 6:23; Phil. 1:2; 2 Thess. 1:2; Philem. 3. It may well be that Paul omits mention of Jesus Christ here because he wants to affirm his monotheism prior to the Christological hymn.
Colossians, Philemon by David E. Garland