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The World of the New Testament: Cultural, Social, and Historical Contexts

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:This volume addresses the most important issues related to the study of New Testament writings. Two respected senior scholars have brought together a team of distinguished specialists to introduce the Jewish, Hellenistic, and Roman backgrounds necessary for understanding the New...


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:This volume addresses the most important issues related to the study of New Testament writings. Two respected senior scholars have brought together a team of distinguished specialists to introduce the Jewish, Hellenistic, and Roman backgrounds necessary for understanding the New Testament and the early church. Contributors include renowned scholars such as Lynn H. Cohick, David A. deSilva, James D. G. Dunn, and Ben Witherington III. The book includes seventy-five photographs, fifteen maps, numerous tables and charts, illustrations, and bibliographies. All students of the New Testament will value this reliable, up-to-date, comprehensive textbook and reference volume on the New Testament world.
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  • Catalogue Code 471424
  • Product Code 9780801098611
  • ISBN 0801098610
  • EAN 9780801098611
  • Pages 640
  • Department Academic
  • Category Biblical Studies
  • Sub-Category New Testament
  • Publisher Baker Academic
  • Publication Date Mar 2017
  • Sales Rank 60460
  • Dimensions 228 x 152 x 35mm
  • Weight 0.852kg

Joel B Green

Joel B. Green (Ph.D., University of Aberdeen) is professor of New Testament interpretation at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. Prior to this he was dean of the School of Theology and professor of New Testament interpretation at Asbury Theological Seminary.
He is the author or editor of numerous books, including the Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels; 1 Peter (The Two Horizons New Testament Commentary series), The Gospel of Luke (The New International Commentary of the New Testament), and Recovering the Scandal of the Cross with Mark D. Baker. He is preparing the forthcoming replacement volume on The Acts of the Apostles also in the NICNT series and James in the New Testament Library.
Koorong -Editorial Review.

Lee Martin McDonald

McDonald is principal and dean of theology at Acadia Divinity College, Wolfville, Nova Scotia.

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  • :<b>contents<br><br></b>1. Introduction<br><i>joel B. Green And Lee Martin Mcdonald<br></i>2. New Testament Chronology<br><i>lee Martin Mcdonald<br></i><b>part 1: Setting The Context: Exile And The Jewish Heritage<br></b>3. Exile<br><i>nicholas Perrin<br></i>4. The Hasmoneans And The Hasmonean Era<br><i>larry R. Helyer<br></i>5. The Herodian Dynasty<br><i>everett Ferguson<br></i>6. Monotheism<br><i>nathan Macdonald<br></i>7. The Scriptures And Scriptural Interpretation<br><i>lidija Novakovic<br></i><b>part 2: Setting The Context: Roman Hellenism<br></b>8. Greek Religion<br><i>moyer V. Hubbard<br></i>9. The Imperial Cult<br><i>nicholas Perrin<br></i>10. Greco-roman Philosophical Schools<br><i>john T. Fitzgerald<br></i>11. Civic And Voluntary Associations In The Greco-roman World<br><i>michael S. Moore<br></i>12. Economics, Taxes, And Tithes<br><i>david J. Downs<br></i>13. Slaves And Slavery In The Roman World<br><i>s. Scott Bartchy<br></i>14. Women, Children, And Families In The Greco-roman World<br><i>lynn H. Cohick<br></i>15. Education In The Greco-roman World<br><i>ben Witherington Iii<br></i><b>part 3: The Jewish People In The Context Of Roman Hellenism<br></b>16. Temple And Priesthood<br><i>david Instone-brewer<br></i>17. Jews And Samaritans<br><i>lidija Novakovic<br></i>18. Pharisees, Sadducees, And Essenes<br><i>michelle Lee-barnewall<br></i>19. The Dead Sea Scrolls<br><i>c. D. Elledge<br></i>20. Prophetic Movements And Zealots<br><i>james D. G. Dunn<br></i>21. Apocalypticism<br><i>larry R. Helyer<br></i>22. Synagogue And Sanhedrin<br><i>kenneth D. Litwak<br></i>23. Jews In The Diaspora<br><i>david A. Desilva<br></i>24. Noncanonical Jewish Writings<br><i>daniel M. Gurtner<br></i>25. Jewish Identity, Beliefs, And Practices<br><i>archie T. Wright<br></i>26. Jewish Education<br><i>kent L. Yinger<br></i>27. Healing And Healthcare<br><i>joel B. Green<br></i><b>part 4: The Literary Context Of Early Christianity<br></b>28. Reading, Writing, And Manuscripts<br><i>e. Randolph Richards<br></i>29. Pseudonymous Writings And The New Testament<br><i>lee Martin Mcdonald<br></i>30. Literary Forms In The New Testament<br><i>thomas E. Phillips<br></i>31. Homer And The New Testament<br><i>thomas E. Phillips<br></i>32. Josephus And The New Testament<br><i>michael F. Bird<br></i>33. Philo And The New Testament<br><i>torrey Seland<br></i>34. Rabbinic Literature And The New Testament<br><i>bruce Chilton<br></i>35. Early Canonical Christian Writings<br><i>nicholas Perrin<br></i><b>part 5: The Geographical Context Of The New Testament<br></b>36. Jesus Research And Archeology<br><i>james H. Charlesworth<br></i>37. Egypt<br><i>john D. Wineland<br></i>38. Palestine<br><i>thomas R. Hatina<br></i>39. Syria, Cilicia, And Cyprus<br><i>mark Wilson<br></i>40. The Province And Cities Of Asia<br><i>paul Trebilco<br></i>41. Galatia<br><i>mark Wilson<br></i>42. Macedonia<br><i>gene L. Green<br></i>43. Achaia<br><i>gene L. Green<br></i>44. Rome And Its Provinces<br><i>thomas Hatina<br></i><b>additional Resources<br></b>money In The New Testament Era<br><i>lee Martin Mcdonald<br></i>measurements In The New Testament Era<br><i>lee Martin Mcdonald<br></i>glossary<br><i>joel B. Green And Lee Martin Mcdonald<br></i>indexes

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