Definition of First epistle to the thessalonians
1. Noun. A New Testament book containing Saint Paul's first epistle to the Thessalonians.
Generic synonyms: Epistle
Group relationships: New Testament
Lexicographical Neighbors of First Epistle To The Thessalonians
Literary usage of First epistle to the thessalonians
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Introduction to the New Testament by Theodor Zahn (1909)
"THE first epistle to the thessalonians. The Epistle was written shortly after the arrival of Timothy and Silvanus in Corinth (iii. 6), under the stimulus of ..."
2. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"In the First Epistle to the Thessalonians, the state of the Church as a corporate body does not differ in any essential point from that described in the ..."