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1 Peter Introduction (Part 1)

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1 PeterSteve Gregg

In this introduction to 1 Peter, Steve Gregg discusses the importance of Peter in the early church and his relationship with Christ, as well as the question of authorship of the book. Gregg explores Peter's leadership among the apostles and his role as a shepherd. He also examines the Greek style of 1 Peter and its similarities to Paul's writings, suggesting that Peter may have been influenced by Paul. Gregg concludes by highlighting the significance of Christ's judgment and the need for Christians to use their freedom responsibly.

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