The Moral World Of The First Christians   -     By: Wayne A. Meeks
Buy Item InStock27.00$27.00 Retail: $30.00 Save 10% ($3.00) Add To Cart


Add To Wishlist

The Moral World Of The First Christians

Westminster John Knox Press / 1986 / Paperback

$27.00 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $30.00
|
Save 10% ($3.00)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW25014

Current Promotions
* This product is available for shipment only to the USA.
* This product is not available for expedited shipping.
  • Others Also Purchased (15)
Others Also Purchased (15)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include

Product Description

How did the early Christians develop a distinctive morality? Meeks explores the social setting of the early believers, shows how they cultivated their own identity and moral language from contemporary Greek, Roman, and Jewish traditions, and describes the patterns of moral concern and behavior which characterized their community.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 182
Vendor: Westminster John Knox Press
Publication Date: 1986
Dimensions: 9 X 6 X 1/2 (inches)
ISBN: 0664250149
ISBN-13: 9780664250140
Availability: In Stock

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. The Origins of Christian Morality
    The Origins of Christian Morality
    Wayne A. Meeks
    Yale University Press / 1993 / Trade Paperback
    $36.25
    2 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW0651X
  2. Paul's Metaphors: Their Context and Character
    Paul's Metaphors: Their Context and Character
    David J. Williams
    Baker Academic / 2003 / Trade Paperback
    $29.49 Retail: $38.00 Save 22% ($8.51)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW048070
  3. Conflict and Identity in Romans: The Social Setting of Paul's Letter
    Conflict and Identity in Romans: The Social Setting of Paul's Letter
    Philip F. Esler
    Augsburg Fortress / 2003 / Trade Paperback
    $46.31
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW634357
  4. Paul and Empire: Religion and Power in Roman Imperial Society
    Paul and Empire: Religion and Power in Roman Imperial Society
    Continuum International / 1997 / Trade Paperback
    $26.51
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW82172

Related Products

  1. Alexander to Constantine: Archaeology of the Land of the Bible, Volume III
    Alexander to Constantine: Archaeology of the Land of the Bible, Volume III
    Eric M. Meyers
    Yale University Press / 2012 / Hardcover
    $26.99 Retail: $40.00 Save 33% ($13.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW141791
  2. For the Healing of the Nations: The Book of Revelation in an Age of Cultural Conflict
    For the Healing of the Nations: The Book of Revelation in an Age of Cultural Conflict
    Justo L. Gonzalez
    Orbis Books / 1999 / Trade Paperback
    $13.50 Retail: $15.00 Save 10% ($1.50)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW752737
  3. The Religious Context of Early Christianity: A Guide to Greco-Roman Religions
    The Religious Context of Early Christianity: A Guide to Greco-Roman Religions
    Hans-Josef Klauck
    Augsburg Fortress / 2003 / Trade Paperback
    $40.38
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW635930
  4. The Armor of God, Bible Study Book
    The Armor of God, Bible Study Book
    Priscilla Shirer
    Lifeway / 2015 / Trade Paperback
    $15.99
    5 Stars Out Of 5 12 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW132018
    Video

Publisher's Description

This volume in the Library of Early Christianity examines the ethics and morality of the earliest Christians.

The Library of Early Christianity is a series of eight outstanding books exploring the Jewish and Greco-Roman contexts in which the New Testament developed.

Author Bio

Wayne A. Meeks is Woolsey Professor Emeritus of Biblical Studies in theDepartment of Religious Studies at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut. He is a well-known New Testament scholar and the author of a number of books, including The Moral World of the First Christians.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

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