Definition of First Epistle of Peter
1. Noun. The first New Testament book traditionally attributed to Saint Peter the Apostle.
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Literary usage of First Epistle of Peter
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. New Englander and Yale Review by Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight (1851)
"THE first epistle of Peter is one of the choicest books of the New Testament. It is not characteristically discursive as are the epistles of Paul, ..."
2. Introduction to the New Testament by Theodor Zahn (1909)
"... and Polycarp in Rome tame to an agreement concerning the tradition of Peter's presence in that ' 5 40. THE GENUINENESS OF THE First Epistle of Peter. ..."
3. An Introduction to the New Testament by Marcus Dods (1888)
"First Epistle of Peter. This epistle claims to be from the hand of the Apostle Peter, and it was universally accepted as genuine by the early Church. ..."
4. The Expositor edited by Samuel Cox, William Robertson Nicoll, James Moffatt (1899)
"NOTE ON THE DATE OF THE First Epistle of Peter. ON page 43 of the last volume of the EXPOSITOR Prof. Eam- say has given my name in connection with an ..."