Biblical and Theological Studies Faculty Publications

Title

The New Household in Christ: How Wives and Husbands are to 'Put on the New Self in Colossians 3:18-19'

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

Spring 2016

Journal Title

Journal of Biblical Manhood and Womanhood

Volume

21

Issue

1

First Page

40

Last Page

57

Abstract

The article argues that the passage represents Paul's vision for the "new household in Christ" that is clothed with "(re)newed garments" and enjoys the power of the Gospel in an estate that has existed under the curse of Adam's sin.

Keywords

Colossians, wives, husbands, new household, new self