Paul and the Greco-Roman Philosophical Tradition

Paul and the Greco-Roman Philosophical Tradition


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ISBN-13: 9780567657916
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 10/19/2017
Series: The Library of New Testament Studies , #527
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.75(d)

About the Author

JOSEPH R. DODSON is Associate Professor of Biblical Studies at Ouachita Baptist University, USA.

ANDREW W. PITTS is Chair of the Biblical Studies Department and Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies at Arizona Christian University, USA.

Table of Contents

List of Abbreviations
Notes on Contributors

Foreword: Troels Engberg-Pedersen

Introduction: Andrew W. Pitts

1. Powers, Baptism, and the Ethics of the Stronger: Paul Among the Ancient Political Philosophers - Niko Huttunen
2. Paul and (Pan)theism - Runar M. Thorsteinsson
3. Bruce Winter and the Language of Benefaction in Romans 13.3 - Andrew W. Pitts and Bahij
4. Paul and Aristotle on Friendship - Dave E. Briones
5. Paul and the Militia Spirituals Topos in 1 Thessalonians - Nijay Gupta
6. Divine Causation and Prepositional Metaphysics in Philo of Alexandria and the Apostle Paul - Orrey McFarland
7. Early Conceptions of Original Sin - And its Overcoming. Reading Galatians 4.21-31 Through Philo's De Opficio Mundi - Gitte Buch-Hansen
8. Gendered Exegesis of Creation in Philo (De Opficio Mundi) and Paul - John Worthington
9. Natural Hair: A 'New Rhetorical' Assessment of 1 Cor. 11.14-15 - Timothy Brookins
10. Elements of Apocalyptic Eschatology in Seneca and Paul - Joseph R. Dodson
11. The Nature of True Worship: Reading Acts 17 with Seneca and Paul, Epistle 95 - Brian J. Tabb
12. Death as an Ethical Metaphor in Seneca's Writings and in Paul's Letter to the Romans - Matthias Nygaard
13. The Wilderness Tradition in Paul, Wisdom of Solomon, and Hebrews - Madison N. Pierce

Index of Ancient Sources
Index of Modern Authors
Index of Ancient Figures

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