Click here to get the answers to the most commonly asked RBL questions.

Review of Biblical Literature Blog

Paul and His Life-Transforming Theology: A Concise Introduction
Mohrlang, Roger

Eugene, Oreg.: Wipf and Stock, 2013 pp. xii + 170. $21.00


Here is a concise, inviting introduction to the greatest of the early Christian missionaries, the Apostle Paul—his life, his letters, his thinking—and the life-transforming gospel he proclaimed.

Readers will find this book academically stimulating, theologically rich, and personally challenging. It highlights the ways Paul's life and thinking differ from—and challenge—the life and thinking of Christians today.

Written in nontechnical language for both Christian students and general Christian readers, this book—the result of a lifetime of studying and teaching Paul's letters—will be helpful to all students and teachers of the Bible who want a deeper understanding of Paul, his theology, and the implications of his powerful letters for Christians today.

Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Acts, Pauline Epistles, Deutero-Pauline Epistles, Literature, Methods, Historical Approaches, Literary Approaches, Theological Approaches

Login to Read the Review(s)

You must be a member of SBL to read the review(s). Enter your SBL Member ID and click the "Log in" button. Your use of this site indicates your acceptance of RBL’s Terms of Use.

I don’t remember my SBL Member ID.

Join SBL or renew your membership to read the review(s).

SBL Membership Id:  

Review by Bas van Os
Published 4/10/2015
Citation: Bas van Os, review of Roger Mohrlang, Paul and His Life-Transforming Theology: A Concise Introduction, Review of Biblical Literature [] (2015).

Adobe Acrobat Reader
All RBL reviews are published in PDF format. To view these reviews, you must have downloaded and installed the FREE version of Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you do not have the Reader or you have an older version of the Reader, you can download the most recent version now.


Privacy PolicyTerms of UseContact Us