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Into all the world : emergent Christianity in its Jewish and Greco-Roman context /
edited by Mark Harding and Alanna Nobbs.
imprint
Grand Rapids, Michigan : William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2017.
description
xxii, 403 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
ISBN
0802875157, 9780802875150
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imprint
Grand Rapids, Michigan : William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2017.
isbn
0802875157
9780802875150
contents note
Retrospective : -- The interaction between ancient historians and New Testament scholars : a critical appraisal / Alanna Nobbs -- The Spread of Christianity to AD 100 : -- 1. The Acts of the Apostles as a source for studying early Christianity / Chris Forbes -- 2. The Johannine purpose and outline / Johan Ferreira -- 3. Unity and diversity in early Christianity / Bradley J. Bitner -- 4. "Not as the gentiles" : the ethics of the earliest Christians / David Starling -- Christians among Jews : -- 5. Jewish Christianity to AD 100 / Paul McKechnie -- 6. "The parting of the ways" / Lydia Gore-Johes and Stephen Llewelyn -- 7. The letter to the Hebrews / Ian K. Smith -- 8. Christians and Jews in Antioch / Edward Bridge -- Christians among Romans : -- 9. Divine cultic activities and the early church / Bruce W. Winter -- 10. The persecution of Christians from Nero to Hadrian / James R. Harrison -- 11. Aliens and strangers : minority group rhetoric in the later New Testament writings / Timothy MacBride -- 12. The book of Revelation : a call to worship, witness, and wait in the midst of violence / Murray J. Smith -- 13. Roman political ideology and the authority of First Clement / L. L. Welborn
abstract
Into All the World -- the third volume from editors Mark Harding and Alanna Nobbs on the content and social setting of the New Testament -- brings together a team of eminent Australian scholars in ancient history, New Testament, and the early church to take the story of Christianity into the Jewish and Greco- Roman world of the first century.
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11332802
 
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