Learning to Say Farewell

Finally, my brothers and sisters, farewell in the Lord. The letter to the Church in Philippi reflects Paul’s own uncertainty about his life and what I think is his own trying to prepare his community for his passing (cf.  1:6; 1:20–24; 1:27; 2:5–11; 2:12–13; 3:7–11; 3:12–16). The letter itself is believed to have been written around 62 CE and Paul is believed toContinue reading “Learning to Say Farewell”