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 Fate of the Apostles
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Dr Sean McDowell
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-28 - Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

Sean McDowell offers a comprehensive, historical analysis of the fate of the twelve disciples of Jesus along with the apostles Paul and James. McDowell assesses the evidence for each apostle’s martyrdom as well as determining its significance to the reliability of their testimony. The willingness of the apostles to die
The Gift of the Land and the Fate of the Canaanites in Jewish Thought
Language: en
Pages: 496
Authors: Katell Berthelot, Joseph E. David, Marc Hirshman
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-31 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This volume of essays presents a compelling and comprehensive analysis of the intriguing issue of the gift of the land of Israel and the fate of the Canaanites as presented in diverse biblical sources. Jewish thought has long grappled with the moral and theological implications and challenges of this issue.
The Fate of the Apostles
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Sean McDowell
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-09 - Publisher: Routledge

The Book of Martyrs by John Foxe written in the 16th century has long been the go-to source for studying the lives and martyrdom of the apostles. Whilst other scholars have written individual treatments on the more prominent apostles such as Peter, Paul, John, and James, there is little published