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The book of Acts in its ancient literary setting

The book of Acts in its ancient literary setting

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Published by W.B. Eerdmans Pub. Co. in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. N.T. Acts -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.,
  • Bible as literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementedited by Bruce W. Winter and Andrew D. Clarke.
    SeriesThe book of Acts in its first century setting ;, v. 1
    ContributionsWinter, Bruce W., Clarke, Andrew D.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS2625.2 .B65 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 479 p. :
    Number of Pages479
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1175060M
    ISBN 100853645639
    LC Control Number94159659

      Here, gathered for the first time, is a collection of Loveday Alexander's critically acclaimed essays on the Acts of the Apostles. In this collection of essays, Alexander addresses the central question 'What kind of book is Acts?' She approaches the text of Acts with a finely-tuned sense of the complexities of the conventional codes that governed reading and writing in the classical world, and. by multiple authors includes books The Book of Acts in Its Ancient Literary Setting (Book of Acts in Its First Century Setting), The Book of Acts in Its Graeco-Roman Setting (Book of Acts in Its First Century Setting), The Book of Acts and Paul in Roman Custody (Book .

      The Book of Acts in Its Ancient Literary Setting, vol. 1 of The Book of Acts in Its First Century Setting, ed. Bruce W. Winter (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, ), The Book of Acts in Its Ancient Literary Setting includes fourteen chapters devoted to the literary framework that undergirds the Book of Acts. Topics include the text as historical monograph, ancient rhetoric and speeches, the Pauline corpus, biblical history, subsequent ecclesiastical histories, and modern literary : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.

    In writing the Book of Acts, Luke traces the expansion of the Christian movement from its earliest beginnings to the time when it reached worldwide proportions. Luke was keenly aware of the way in which Christianity was being attacked by enemies of the movement, and he wanted to present the story of its development in a most favorable light. According to the Book of Acts, after his shipwreck on the Island of Malta (Acts 28) he came to Italy and was put on house arrest for two years (Acts ). (Color Map) Map of the New Testament World - This map reveals the "Nations" within the ancient world during the .


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Working to place the Book of Acts within its. In its length, scope, focus and internal features, Acts is a short historical monograph. Introduction. In recent years considerable attention has been given to the classification of New Testament writings according to standard Greek and Roman literary genres.

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The Book of Acts in Its Ancient Literary Setting compares the writings of Luke (the author of Acts) to those of others in the ancient world, authors such as Cicero, Polybius, and Sallust. Also considered are fragmentary evidence, Apologetic & Hellenistic Jewish Historiography, and more.

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