Understanding the New Testament

Understanding the New Testament

by Howard Clark Kee, Karlfried Froehlich, Franklin W. Young
     
 
By combining analyses of the historical, cultural and literary features of Judaism and of the Greco-Roman world with careful examination of the writings that became known as the New Testament, this book offers direct insights into the origins of Christianity. It includes religious aspirations of the Mediterranean peoples, including Jews at the turn of the eras, are

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By combining analyses of the historical, cultural and literary features of Judaism and of the Greco-Roman world with careful examination of the writings that became known as the New Testament, this book offers direct insights into the origins of Christianity. It includes religious aspirations of the Mediterranean peoples, including Jews at the turn of the eras, are sketched with detailed analyses of the early Christian writings, and with attention to the social and cultural dimensions of groups by and for whom these works were produced. This book is used throughout the world and is translated into many languages.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780139361043
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
01/01/1973
Pages:
446

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