Reassesses Paul's thinking on marriage and his place in the history of Christian asceticism.
|Publisher:||Cambridge University Press|
|Series:||Society for New Testament Studies Monograph Series , #83|
|Product dimensions:||5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.98(d)|
Table of Contents1. The motivation for celibacy in 1 Corinthians 7: a review of scholarly opinion; 2. The Stoic-Cynic marriage debate; 3. Stoic and Cynic elements in 1 Corinthians 7; 4. A non-ascetic interpretation of Paul; Bibliography; Indices.