Because when you are in a Master’s Program trying to frantically remember how any human being can read this.much.stuff in any kind of time- let alone 7 short weeks when real life doesn’t slow down – nationality doesn’t matter.
And the one thing I do know with certainty is that Paul was definitely not Italian.
Question 1 of 4 due in like, oh, 27 hours: Your personal encounter with Romans. (Note: these are all just the “easy” weekly on-line postings that will comprise 70% of our total grade. I saw someone’s first posting and it was about a sentence. Rookie.)
My answer concluded with the above, as I thought it slightly irrelevant that in every scholarly text written about Romans it says that Chapters 9-11 are um, hard to figure out. Dr. McCabe probably doesn’t care when I was born.
“Romans 9-11 remains one of the most difficult and contested biblical texts…”