Paul's Letters to the Thessalonians New Testament Notes


PAUL'S FIRST LETTER TO THE THESSALONIANS

   Introduction, Greetings, and Thanksgiving (1 Thess. 1:1-10)
   Paul's Defense of His Conduct (1 Thess. 2:1-16)
   Description of Paul's Conduct After Leaving Thessalonica (1 Thess. 2:17-3:13)
   Ethical Issues in Thessalonica (1 Thess. 4:1-12)
   The Rapture of the Saints (1 Thess. 4:13-18)
   Ethical Response to the Second Coming (1 Thess. 5:1-11)
   Dynamics Within the Church (1 Thess. 5:12-28)


ALTERNATIVE STUDY

   INTRODUCTION AND CHAPTER ONE (1 Thess. 1:1-10)
   A SECOND THANKSGIVING (1 Thess. 2:13-17)
   FURTHER DEFENSE OF PAUL'S MOTIVES AND CONDUCT (1 Thess. 2:17-3:13)
   THE RAPTURE (1 Thess. 4:13-18)
   THE NATURE OF THE DAY OF THE LORD (1 Thess. 5:1-11)
   THE INNER WORKINGS OF THE CHURCH (1 Thess. 5:12-28)



GLEANINGS FROM THE GREEK IN 1 THESSALONIANS

   1 Thessalonians 1:1-10
   1 Thessalonians 2:1-20
   1 Thessalonians 3:1-13
   1 Thessalonians 4:1-18
   1 Thessalonians 5:1-28