Heidegger's Bible Handbook: Philemon: Chapter Summary
The Epistle is inscribed to Philemon, a Phrygian, a Gentile, 1. The Occasion: the fugitive Onesimus falling into his net. The Argument: his reconciliation, 2. It was written at Rome in the former bonds, 3. The Parts are the Introduction, the treatment, and the Epilogue. Interpreters of the Epistle, Ancient, Reformed, Lutheran, Roman Catholic; and also a Synoptic Table, 4.