The Graeco-Roman Context of Early Christian Literature Roman Garrison

ISBN: 9781283201926

Published: May 9th 2014

ebook

130 pages


Description

The Graeco-Roman Context of Early Christian Literature  by  Roman Garrison

The Graeco-Roman Context of Early Christian Literature by Roman Garrison
May 9th 2014 | ebook | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, RTF | 130 pages | ISBN: 9781283201926 | 4.79 Mb

In this volume of essays the Graeco-Roman background and context of early Christianity are explored for significant parallels. From the athlete metaphor in 1 Corinthians 9 to the role of Aphrodite as the goddess of love and sexuality, the importantMoreIn this volume of essays the Graeco-Roman background and context of early Christianity are explored for significant parallels. From the athlete metaphor in 1 Corinthians 9 to the role of Aphrodite as the goddess of love and sexuality, the important cultural symbols and terminology that the first Christians employed are examined.

Garrison maintains that the Graeco-Roman setting of early Christianity is essential to our understanding of the New Testament and the Apostolic Fathers.



Enter the sum





Related Archive Books



Related Books


Comments

Comments for "The Graeco-Roman Context of Early Christian Literature":


happybirthdayquoteshd.com

©2011-2015 | DMCA | Contact us