Josephus, Paul, and the Fate of Early Christianity

Josephus, Paul, and the Fate of Early Christianity

Author: F. B. A. Asiedu

Publisher: Fortress Academic

ISBN: 1978701322

Category: History

Page: 406

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This book explores Josephus's silences as a historian of Jewish life and of early Christianity and how his silences and omissions are similar to and different from the silences of other writers like Tacitus and Pliny the Younger, who lived in Rome during the reign of the Emperor Domitian.
Josephus, Paul, and the Fate of Early Christianity
Language: en
Pages: 406
Authors: F. B. A. Asiedu
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher: Fortress Academic

This book explores Josephus's silences as a historian of Jewish life and of early Christianity and how his silences and omissions are similar to and different from the silences of other writers like Tacitus and Pliny the Younger, who lived in Rome during the reign of the Emperor Domitian.
Acts, Second Edition
Language: en
Pages: 696
Authors: Gerald L. Stevens
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-05 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

This second edition of Stevens’s presentation of Acts adds an extensive study of church traditions on Paul’s death and burial. Uncovering of the sarcophagus in the Church of Saint Paul Outside the Walls yielded carbon 14 dated first- or second-century bones. In his characteristically creative way, Stevens offers an insightful
The Gift of the Land and the Fate of the Canaanites in Jewish Thought
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Katell Berthelot, Joseph E. David, Marc Hirshman
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

A compelling analysis of Jewish thought from ancient times to the present on the issue of the gift of the land of Israel and the fate of the Canaanites.
Eusebius, Christianity, and Judaism
Language: en
Pages: 812
Authors: Harold W. Attridge, Gōhei Hata
Categories: Church history
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Wayne State University Press

Scholars of the history and literature of Christianity and Judaism explore the life and enduring contributions of Eusebius of Caesarea, an important writer and historian from the early fourth century. The essays focus on elements of the story that Eusebius tells the story of the early church, its re
Proximity to Power and Jewish Sectarian Groups of the Ancient Period
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Hillel Newman
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-10-31 - Publisher: BRILL

This book presents a fascinating new historical description of Jewish sectarian groups in the ancient period, from the viewpoint of their proximity to power. Lifestyle, values and code of law are examined in the light of political involvement, establishing new perceptions in the dynamics of social groups and sectarianism.