The Greco-Roman World of the New Testament Era

The Greco-Roman World of the New Testament Era

Author: James S. Jeffers

Publisher: InterVarsity Press

ISBN: 9780830878024

Category: Religion

Page: 352

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James S. Jeffers provides an informative tour of the various facets of the Roman world--class and status, family and community, work and leisure, religion and organization, city and country, law and government, death and taxes, and the events of Roman history.
The Greco-Roman World of the New Testament Era
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: James S. Jeffers
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-08-20 - Publisher: InterVarsity Press

James S. Jeffers provides an informative tour of the various facets of the Roman world--class and status, family and community, work and leisure, religion and organization, city and country, law and government, death and taxes, and the events of Roman history.
Families in the Greco-Roman World
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Ray Laurence, Agneta Stromberg
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-02 - Publisher: A&C Black

New approaches to the study of the family in antiquity.
Paul in the Greco-Roman World: A Handbook
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: J. Paul Sampley
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-06 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This landmark handbook, written by distinguished Pauline scholars, and first published in 2003, remains the first and only work to offer lucid and insightful examinations of Paul and his world in such depth. Together the two volumes that constitute the handbook in its much revised form provide a comprehensive reference
Paul in the Greco-Roman World
Language: en
Pages: 690
Authors: J. Paul Sampley
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-11-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

Distinguished Pauline scholars offer an insightful examination of Paul and his world, using carefully chosen examples to demonstrate how particular features of Greco-Roman culture shed light on Paul's letters and on his readers' possible perceptions of them.
A Companion to Families in the Greek and Roman Worlds
Language: en
Pages: 664
Authors: Beryl Rawson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-12-09 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A Companion to Families in the Greek and Roman Worlds draws from both established and current scholarship to offer a broad overview of the field, engage in contemporary debates, and pose stimulating questions about future development in the study of families. Provides up-to-date research on family structure from archaeology, art,