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Bible Gateway interviews Dr. John Byron, author of “A Week in the Life of a Slave”

The New Testament book of Philemon is the ancient brief letter by the apostle Paul concerning the welfare of Philemon’s slave, Onesimus. What did the institution of slavery mean in the Roman empire? How does the Bible handle the issue of slavery? And what does it mean when Christians are exhorted to be slaves of Christ? Bible Gateway interviewed Dr. John Byron (@jlbyron) about his book, “A Week in the Life of a Slave” (InterVarsity Press, 2019).

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Bible Gateway interviews Dr. Ralph E. Enlow, Jr., author of “Servant of All”

What did Jesus really mean when he said, “Anyone who wants to be first must be the very last, the servant of all” (Mark 9:35)? How radical is the “all” in that statement? Bible Gateway interviewed Dr. Ralph Enlow, author of “Servant of All: Reframing Greatness and Leadership Through the Teachings of Jesus” (Lexham Press, 2019).

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