Paul the Apostle is the traditional author of most of the New Testament letters. Paul argues in Galatians 1:11-24 that he has extraordinary authority and that he received his teachings from God.  What are we to make of this? There are problems and possibilities with such a claim. What we know for sure is that Paul’s writings continue their decisive influence on Christianity. Because of this, we must consider how Paul’s writings impact biblical authority. Paul claims that he had a revelation from God, and he is arguing as hard as he can that his teachings are special.  Paul is struggling to push his viewsRead More →