Seek The Welfare Of The City / Edition 1

Seek The Welfare Of The City / Edition 1

by Bruce W. Winter
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0802840914

ISBN-13: 9780802840912

Pub. Date: 05/02/1996

Publisher: Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company

In this book, Bruce W. Winter maps out the role and obligations of Christians as benefactors and citizens in their society. Winter's scholarly insight is enhanced through the selective use of important ancient literary and nonliterary sources. Contrary to the popular perception that early Christians withdrew from society and sought to maintain a low profile, this

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In this book, Bruce W. Winter maps out the role and obligations of Christians as benefactors and citizens in their society. Winter's scholarly insight is enhanced through the selective use of important ancient literary and nonliterary sources. Contrary to the popular perception that early Christians withdrew from society and sought to maintain a low profile, this outstanding study explores the complexities of the positive commitments made by Christians in Gentile regions of the Roman empire.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802840912
Publisher:
Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company
Publication date:
05/02/1996
Series:
First-Century Christians in the Graeco-Roman World Series
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
0.58(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)

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