Paul in the Greco-Roman World: A Handbook   -     Edited By: J. Paul Sampley
    By: Edited by J. Paul Sampley
Buy Item $72.60 Retail: $110.00 Save 34% ($37.40) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

Paul in the Greco-Roman World: A Handbook

Edited By: J. Paul Sampley
Continuum International / 2001 / Hardcover

$72.60 (CBD Price)
Retail: $110.00
Save 34% ($37.40)
Availability: In Stock
This product ships free to addresses in the US!
(Just select Standard or UPS Ground shipping at checkout.)
CBD Stock No: WW382660

Current Promotions

Product Description

A meaty volume! Organized by topic (e.g., honor/shame;marriage/divorce; virtues/vices; friendship/enmity; household/family) are profound pieces by the likes of Lampe,Stowers, Jewett, Engberg-Pederson, Malherbe, and Balchcovering the entire gamut of Greco-Roman influences. 464pages, hardcover.

Product Information

Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 464
Vendor: Continuum International
Publication Date: 2001
Dimensions: 9 X 6 (inches)
ISBN: 1563382660
ISBN-13: 9781563382666
Availability: In Stock

Publisher's Description

This landmark handbook is the first and only single volume to offer lucid and insightful examinations of Paul and his world. Each chapter explores a particular social convention, literary or rhetorical topos, social practice, or cultural mores of the world in which Paul and his audiences were at home. In addition, the sections use carefully chosen to demonstrate how particular features of Greco-Roman culture shed light on Paul's letters and on his readers' possible perception of them.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook


Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search