The Book of Acts in the Setting of Hellenistic History

The Book of Acts in the Setting of Hellenistic History

The Book of Acts in the Setting of Hellenistic History

Colin J. Hemer

0,00 €
IVA incluido
Consulta disponibilidad
Editorial:
Eisenbrauns
Año de edición:
2018
ISBN:
9780931464584
0,00 €
IVA incluido
Consulta disponibilidad

Selecciona una librería:

The Acts of the Apostles is the New Testament book that contains the most obvious ties to its cultural and historical milieu. Yet, until very recently, the trend has been for 20th-century authors to bypass discussion of the relation of Acts to the world and history around it. In this book, Colin Hemer examines various strands of interlocking data, ranging from the epistles of Paul to records of the corn fleet that sailed from Alexandria. The wealth of new literary, epigraphic, and papyrological data brings fresh light to numerous details as well as to the central question of Luke’s conception of Paul’s visit to Jerusalem. The result is a broader understanding of the Hellenistic world in general and a greater appreciation for Acts as a coherent and consistent product of its day. Originally published by J. C. B. Mohr in 1989.

Artículos relacionados

  • Journey With The Holy Spirit
    Angela Scott Simpson
    ANGELA SCOTT SIMPSON asked the Holy Spirit to give her a deeper understanding of His Word and to help her to be a doer of the Word. God began a deep and intimate work in her heart. Journey With the Holy Spirit is a collection of her life experiences that the Holy Spirit used to teach her intimate lessons that brought the Word of God and His presence alive in her life. She speak...
    Recíbelo en 3 días

    14,20 €

  • I Am Sparkle The Light
    Sparkle Simmons
    Sparkle Simmons was born and raised in Saint Louis, Missouri. In 1999, she started her own business as a professional clown. There was no need to choose a different name as a clown, 'Sparkle' fit perfectly. She loved making children smile at birthday parties, clown classes, and visits to area hospitals.She earned her certification as an instructor for Global Relationship Center...
    Recíbelo en 3 días

    17,94 €

  • La Métaphysique Orientale & Saint Bernard
    Rene Guenon
    J’ai pris comme sujet de cet exposé la métaphysique orientale ’ peut-être aurait-il mieux valu dire simplement la métaphysique sans épithète, car, en vérité, la métaphysique pure étant par essence en dehors et au-delà de toutes les formes et de toutes les contingences, n’est ni orientale ni occidentale, elle est universelle. Ce sont seulement les formes extérieures dont elle es...
    Recíbelo en 3 días

    25,49 €

  • Apreciaciones sobre el esoterismo cristiano
    Rene Guenon
    Es por lo demás evidente que no se encuentra ninguna prescripción en el Evangelio que pueda ser considerada de carácter verdaderamente legal en el sentido propio del término; la frase bien conocida: «Dad al César lo que es del César» nos parece particularmente significativa a este respecto, pues implica formalmente, para todo lo que es de orden exterior, la aceptación de una le...
    Recíbelo en 3 días

    25,23 €

  • CITIZEN of HEAVEN
    Cornel Rizea
    What does it take to be a CITIZEN of HEAVEN? Does God really exist and is He really in control of everything? What is your understanding of the eternal HEAVEN and HELL? There is an internal struggle within all of humanity about the origin of life itself as well as the origin of all that exists in the vastness of our immeasurable universe. How did it all begin?Citizen of Heaven ...
    Recíbelo en 3 días

    9,54 €

  • Living Our Prayer
    Elizabeth Enns
    In Living Our Prayer, Betty Enns describes her four-year "adventure into faith," serving with Mennonite Central Committee and African Inter Mennonite Mission in Lesotho, Africa. The story offers spiritual reflections and insights, but the adventure also is packed with high-action drama ranging from break-ins, carjackings, and armed home invasion to the outbreak of full-scale wa...
    Consulta disponibilidad

    16,95 €

Otros libros del autor

  • The Letters to the Seven Churches of Asia in Their Local Setting
    Colin J. Hemer
    With a new foreword by David E. AuneThis modern classic by Colin Hemer explores the seven letters in the book of Revelation against the historical background of the churches to which they were addressed. Based on literary, epigraphical, and archaeological sources and informed by Hemer’s firsthand knowledge of the biblical sites, this superb study presents in the clearest way po...
    Recíbelo en 3 días

    32,04 €