Jamieson Fausset and Brown Commentary

Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible – 2 Corinthians – Robert Jamieson, A.R. Fausset, and David Brown

THE SECOND EPISTLE OF PAUL THE APOSTLE TO THE CORINTHIANS Commentary by A. R. Faussett   INTRODUCTION The following reasons seem to have induced Paul to write this Second Epistle to the Corinthians: (1) That he might explain the reasons for his having deferred to pay them his promised visit,…
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Jamieson Fausset and Brown Commentary

Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible – Galatians – Robert Jamieson, A.R. Fausset, and David Brown

THE EPISTLE OF PAUL THE APOSTLE TO THE GALATIANS Commentary by A. R. Faussett   INTRODUCTION The internal and external evidence for Paul's authorship is conclusive. The style is characteristically Pauline. The superscription, and allusions to the apostle of the Gentiles in the first person, throughout the Epistle, establish the…
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Jamieson Fausset and Brown Commentary

Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible – Ephesians – Robert Jamieson, A.R. Fausset, and David Brown

THE EPISTLE OF PAUL THE APOSTLE TO THE EPHESIANS Commentary by A. R. Faussett   INTRODUCTION The headings (Eph 1:1, and Eph 3:1, show that this Epistle claims to be that of Paul. This claim is confirmed by the testimonies of Irenæus, ; Clement of Alexandria, ; Origen, . It…
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Jamieson Fausset and Brown Commentary

Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible – Philippians – Robert Jamieson, A.R. Fausset, and David Brown

THE EPISTLE OF PAUL THE APOSTLE TO THE PHILIPPIANS Commentary by A. R. Faussett   INTRODUCTION The INTERNAL EVIDENCE for the authenticity of this Epistle is strong. The style, manner of thought, and doctrine, accord with Paul's. The incidental allusions also establish his authorship. Paley instances the mention of the…
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Jamieson Fausset and Brown Commentary

Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible – Colossians – Robert Jamieson, A.R. Fausset, and David Brown

THE EPISTLE OF PAUL THE APOSTLE TO THE COLOSSIANS Commentary by A. R. Faussett   INTRODUCTION The GENUINENESS of this Epistle is attested by Justin Martyr , who quotes "the first-born of every creature," in reference to Christ, from Col 1:15. Theophilus of Antioch . Irenæus , quotes expressly from…
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Jamieson Fausset and Brown Commentary

Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible – 1 Thessalonians – Robert Jamieson, A.R. Fausset, and David Brown

THE FIRST EPISTLE OF PAUL THE APOSTLE TO THE THESSALONIANS Commentary by A. R. Faussett   INTRODUCTION The AUTHENTICITY of this Epistle is attested by Irenæus , quoting 1Th 5:23; Clement of Alexandria , quoting 1Th 2:7; Tertullian , quoting 1Th 5:1; Caius in Eusebius' Ecclesiastical History ; Origen .…
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Jamieson Fausset and Brown Commentary

Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible – 2 Thessalonians – Robert Jamieson, A.R. Fausset, and David Brown

THE SECOND EPISTLE OF PAUL THE APOSTLE TO THE THESSALONIANS Commentary by A. R. Faussett   INTRODUCTION Its GENUINENESS is attested by Polycarp , who alludes to 2Th 3:15. Justin Martyr , alludes to 2Th 2:3. Irenæus quotes 2Th 2:8. Clement of Alexandria , quotes 2Th 3:2, as Paul's words.…
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Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible – 1 Timothy – Robert Jamieson, A.R. Fausset, and David Brown

THE PASTORAL EPISTLES OF PAUL THE APOSTLE TO TIMOTHY AND TITUS Commentary by A. R. Faussett   INTRODUCTION ancient Church never doubted of their being canonical and written by Paul. They are in the Peschito Syriac version of the second century. Muratori's Fragment on the Canon of Scripture, at the…
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Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible – 2 Timothy – Robert Jamieson, A.R. Fausset, and David Brown

THE SECOND EPISTLE OF PAUL THE APOSTLE TO TIMOTHY Commentary by A. R. Faussett   INTRODUCTION Place of , in the interval between his first and second imprisonment, after having written First Timothy from Macedonia or Corinth (if we are to adopt the opinion that First Timothy was written after…
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Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible – Titus – Robert Jamieson, A.R. Fausset, and David Brown

THE EPISTLE OF PAUL TO TITUS Commentary by A. R. Faussett   INTRODUCTION of Rome quotes it ; Irenæus refers to it as Paul's; Theophilus of Antioch , quotes it as Scripture. Compare Clement of Alexandria ; Tertullian . Time and Place of Epistle seems to have been written from…
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