Background

Hebrews was written to give strong encouragement for those who were struggling in the Christian life, not primarily for the purpose of being a theological treatise for future generations. The main message of the author of Hebrews is, "God speaks effectively to us through Jesus."

Outline

A. Personal Introduction

B. Studies in Hebrews

C. Syllabus

D. Research project

E. Grading

F. Background of Hebrews

            1. Backdrop of Hebrews

            2. Authorship

                        a. Arguments against Pauline authorship

                        b. Arguments for other authors

            3. Recipients

Speaker

Duration

1 hour 14 min