For us, they add weight to the letters. Yet, they are more than courteous starters. They contain a message we should pay attention to.
The introductions to the epistles shouldn’t be ignored. They are there to tell us more than who the letters came through from God. They tell us what more the writer was to God beyond being a child.
We are proud of being children of God and we are right to be. However, the apostles whose letters are preserved for us were that too. The difference is that they became more and that means that we are … Read the rest