Paul and Peter's Debate at Antioch As The Reality of the Gospel of Deliverance from Christ

A Theological Review of Galatians 2: 11-21

  • Rogata Artaida Tiarasi Gultom Institut Agama Kristen Negeri, Tarutung, Indonesia.
  • Lasmaria Lumban Tobing Institut Agama Kristen Negeri, Tarutung, Indonesia
  • Megawati Manullang Institut Agama Kristen Negeri, Tarutung, Indonesia.
Keywords: Gospel, Galatians, Theologia, The Debate between Paul and Peter, The Reality of Christ's Deliverance

Abstract

This research aims to discuss Paul and Peter’s debate as the Gospel of Deliverance’s reality from Christ. It is studied theologically from Galatians 2: 11-21. The research method is carried out using the library research method to become a new discourse to answer the discussed problems. Paul and Peter’s arguments reveal that humans are saved because of faith in Jesus Christ, not because of practising circumcision and the Law.  It has been mandated in the Jerusalem council that the gospel is the only thing that guarantees that Gentiles get liberation and freedom, even counting for Abraham’s blessing without living by proselytes. The outcome of this debate was news of joy in particular to the Gentiles who became the subject of heated discussion at that time, which led to a deeper understanding of the work of Christ’s deliverance.

References

Barclay, W. (1958). The Gospel of Matthew. Philadelphia, USA: The Westminster Press.

Bavinck, J. (2000). Sejarah Kerajaan Allah 2. Jakarta: BPK Gunung Mulia.

Bruce, F. . (1982). The Epistle Of Paul To The Galatians, A Commentary On The Greek Text,. Australia: The Paternoster Press.

Bruce, F. . (1983). Paul, Apostle Of The Free Spirit. Australia: The Paternoster Press.

Buttrick, G. A. (1962). The interpreter's dictionary of the Bible: an illustrated encyclopedia; identifying and explaining all proper names and significant terms and subjects in the Holy Scriptures, including the Apocrypha; in four volumes.Deisman, A. (1957). Paul, A Study in Social and Religious History. New York: Harper Torchbooks.

Duyvermann, M. . (1992). Pembimbing Ke Dalam Perjanjian Baru. Jakarta: BPK Gunung Mulia.

Groenen, C. (1989). Pengantar Ke Dalam Perjanjian Baru. Yogyakarta: Kanisius.

Guthrie, D. (1984). The New Century Bible Commentary Galatians. London: Wm.B. Eerdmans Publ.Co., Grand Rapids.

Guthrie, D. (1992). Teologi Perjanjian Baru. Jakarta: BPK Gunung Mulia.

Jacobs, T. (1990). Paulus, Hidup Karya dan Teologinya. Jakarta: BPK Gunung Mulia.

Kummel, W. G. (1966). Introduction To The New Testament. London: SCM Press Ltd.

Leon-Dufour, X. (1966). Ensiklopedi Perjanjian Baru. Jakarta: BPK Gunung Mulia.

Newman, B. (1991). Kamus Yunani-Indonesia. Jakarta: BPK Gunung Mulia.

Situmorang, B. (1980). Pengertian Hukum Taurat Bagi Paulus Menurut Surat Roma dan Relevansinya Terhadap Permasalahan Adat Batak. Jakarta: SEAGST.

Published
2021-02-10
How to Cite
Gultom, R. A. T., Tobing, L. L., & Manullang, M. (2021). Paul and Peter’s Debate at Antioch As The Reality of the Gospel of Deliverance from Christ. The International Journal of Social Sciences World (TIJOSSW), 3(01), 79-85. Retrieved from https://www.growingscholar.org/journal/index.php/TIJOSSW/article/view/93
Section
Articles

Most read articles by the same author(s)