6. Early Church Letters

[Home] [India Village Ministries] [Bible Study] [Doctrine]

Romans
The Gift of Righteousness


Doctrine and Behavior.

1st Corinthians
Transformed Lives


Divisions, Sexual misconduct, Questions.

2nd Corinthians
Paul's Defense


Paul's character, Collection for the saints, Paul's credentials.


Galatians

The Gospel of Grace


Biographical explanation, Doctrinal exposition, Practical application.

Ephesians
The Church Body


Christian privileges and responsibilities.

Philip-pians
Joy in the Midst of Trouble


Afflictions, Humility, Knowledge, Peace.

Colos-sians
Christ is Supreme


What Christ did for us, What Christ does thru us.

1st Thes-salonians
Encourage-ment


Thessalonians history, Looking to the future.

2nd Thes-salonians
Comfort and Correction


Persecutions, the Day of the Lord, Exhortations.


1st Timothy

Leadership Manual


False doctrine, Proper worship, False teachers, Duties to others, Proper motives.

2nd Timothy
Spiritual War


Persevere in present testings, Persevere in future testings.

Titus
Running the Church


Appoint elders, Set things in order.

Philemon
Return of a Slave


A Prayer, a Petition, a Promise.

Hebrews
The Superiority of Christ


Superiority of Christ's person, Superiority of Christ's work, the Christian walk.

James
Working Faith


The Development, Works, and Power of Faith.


1st Peter

Response to Suffering


Holiness, Harmony, Humility

2nd Peter
Problems with Defectors


Holiness, Heresy, Hope.

1st John
Fellowship


Basis of fellowship, Behavior of fellowship.

2nd John
Walking in Truth


Practice the truth, Protect the truth.

3rd John
Hospitality


Gratitude to Gaius, Dangers of Diotrephes.


Jude

Contend for the Faith


Description of false teachers, Defense against false teachers.

Revelation
The Culmination of History


Jesus, Seven churches, Seals, Trumpets, Bowls, the Millennium, the Final State.

Letters written by leaders of the early church, including the book of Revelation. Except for Revelation, the titles are based on either the author or the people addressed. Each title above will lead to more detail on that book.

Send questions and comments to six@iStudyBible.com
Updated March 2012

Bible and Cross