The Dimensions of Paulinian Stewardship

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  •   Allan P. M. Lappay

Abstract

In this treatise, the dimensions of Paulinian stewardship as a way of caring for God’s creation are expounded and analyzed. This is ensued by a critical review on the Epistles of St. Paul in explaining the concept of stewardship as a calling, leading by example, and a way of life. Moreover, as stewardship is equated with the Paulinian core value of community, the attitude, and the action of a steward’s life of service to others and God are highlighted.


Keywords: Stewardship, Paulinian, Caring God’s Creation, Calling, Leading by Example, Way of Life

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How to Cite
Lappay, A. P. M. (2022). The Dimensions of Paulinian Stewardship. European Journal of Theology and Philosophy, 2(3). https://doi.org/10.24018/theology.2022.2.3.66