Philippians Truimph in Christ Author:John F Walvoord It seems unlikely that a chained prisoner would attempt to write a paper on the subject of triumph. But in his letter to the Philippian believers, the apostle Paul did exactly that. — This refreshing analysis of a popular New Testament epistle combines an unusually fascinating style with a careful exegesis of the original Greek wording. After dis... more »cussing the epistle's authorship, date, character, and relevance to modern Christianity, the study moves into a consideration of the prominent phrases in the Pauline writings. The author uses scriptural cross-references and historical background to explain the text. He presents triumph as the epistle's theme, titling the four chapters of Philippians "Triumph in Suffering, Service, Christ, Anxiety.
The author serves as president of Dallas theological Seminary and as editor of Bibliotheca Sacra, America's oldest religious quarterly.« less