Part 1: Hebrews: The Book of Better Things 1. Introducing Hebrews: The Book of Better Things 2. Famous Last Words: Divine Revelation in Hebrews 3. The Son is Our Great High Priest: The Christology of Hebrews 4. "How Shall We Escape?" The Soteriology of Hebrews Part 2: Letters from Jesus' Brothers 5. Introducing the Letter from James: Prophet and Sage of the Kingdom of God 6. A Christian Letter? Christology in James 7. The "Royal Law": Christian Wisdom and Ethics in James 8. Jude: Jesus' Brother Warns the Church Part 3: Letters from Peter 9. "The True Grace of God": Introducing 1 Peter 10. "Christ Has Left You an Example": The Christology of 1 Peter 11. Foreigners and Resident Aliens: The Imatatio Christi in Peter's Ethics 12. 2 Peter: An Apostle's Last Words to the Church Part 4: Letters from John 13. 1 John: Reassurance for Christians in Confusing Times 14. 2 and 3 John: Notes of Grace and Truth
Karen H. Jobes (PhD, Westminister Theological Seminary) is the Gerald F. Hawthorne Professor of New Testament Greek and Exegesis at Wheaton College and Graduate school in Wheaton, Illinois. The author of several works, she is also involed in Bible translation. She and her husband, Forrest, are members of Immanuel Presbyerian Church, an EPC church in Warrenville, Illinois.