Corinth in Contrast

Studies in Inequality

Edited by Steven J. Friesen University of Texas at Austin, Sarah A. James University of Colorado Boulder, and Daniel N. Schowalter Carthage College

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€125,00
$162.00
ISBN13: 
9789004226074
E-ISBN: 
9789004261310
Publication Date: 
October 2013
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Hardback
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approx. 300 pp.
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ISSN: 
0167-9732
Volume: 
155

Per Jarle Bekken, University of Nordland, Bodø

In The Lawsuit Motif in John’s Gospel from New Perspectives Per Jarle Bekken sheds fresh light on aspects of the lawsuit motif in John from the background of Diaspora-Jewish and Greco-Roman data and perspectives
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158
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004278615
Publication date: 
September 2014

Kyle B. Wells, Westmont College, Santa Barbara

Following recent intertextual studies, Wells examines how descriptions of ‘heart-transformation’ in Deut 30, Jer 31–32 and Ezek 36 influenced Paul and his contemporaries' articulations about grace and agency.
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Volume: 
157
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004277281
Publication date: 
September 2014

edited by Cilliers Breytenbach and Pieter W. van der Horst

Between 1973 and 1983 three volumes of collected essays by Van Unnik appeared under the title Sparsa Collecta. All the essays in these volumes had been published between 1930 and 1970. The editors of the present volume decided to publish a fourth volume with a selection of his later papers, some...
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Volume: 
156
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004271227
Publication date: 
June 2014

Peder Borgen

In The Gospel of John: More Light from Philo, Paul and Archaeology Peder Borgen uncovers John's expository character, defines its place within gospel traditions, relates archaeological findings and theology, and strengthens the view that John is independent of the Synoptics.
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Volume: 
154
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004247901
Publication date: 
March 2014

Joshua W. Jipp, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School

In Divine Visitations and Hospitality to Strangers in Luke-Acts, Joshua W. Jipp offers an interpretation of the Malta Episode in Acts 28:1-10, an interpretation that highlights the practice of hospitality to strangers within Luke-Acts and the broader ancient Mediterranean world.
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Volume: 
153
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004255821
Publication date: 
September 2013

Jonathan A. Linebaugh, Knox Theological Seminary

In God, Grace, and Righteousness in Wisdom of Solomon and Paul's Letter to the Romans, Jonathan A. Linebaugh places the Wisdom of Solomon and the Letter to the Romans in conversation.
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Volume: 
152
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004252943
Publication date: 
September 2013

F. Gerald Downing

Law and order found widespread support in the world of the first Christians – and, perhaps surprisingly, also trenchant critiques. Justice was not by any means always seen to be done. Acceptance and dissent appear from Jesus and Paul, onwards.
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Volume: 
151
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004251755
Publication date: 
August 2013

Edited by Carl R. Holladay, Emory University, John T. Fitzgerald, University of Notre Dame, James W. Thompson, Abilene Christian University, and Gregory E. Sterling, Yale University

In these fifty-three essays spanning over fifty years Abraham J. Malherbe illustrates how a critically informed appreciation of Graeco-Roman literary traditions such as Hellenistic moral philosophy and Middle Platonism can enrich our understanding of Paul, Athenagoras, and other early Christian...
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Volume: 
150
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004253391
Publication date: 
November 2013

Edited by Jan Krans, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte, Peter-Ben Smit and Arie Zwiep

These studies in honour of Martinus C. de Boer offer important backgrounds and new insights by leading New Testament scholars on Paul, John, and Apocalyptic Eschatology.
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Volume: 
149
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004250260
Publication date: 
January 2013

Edited by Bart J. Koet, University of Tilburg, Steve Moyise, University of Chichester and Joseph Verheyden, Catholic University of Leuven

The Scriptures of Israel in Jewish and Christian Tradition is a collection of studies in honour of Professor Maarten J.J. Menken (Tilburg) and addresses questions of textual form, Jewish and Christian hermeneutics and notions of authority and inspiration.
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Volume: 
148
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004231009
Publication date: 
March 2013

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