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Title Early Christianity and classical culture : comparative studies in honor of Abraham J. Malherbe / edited by John T. Fitzgerald, Thomas H. Olbricht, and L. Michael White.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston, MA : Brill, 2003.

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Description 1 online resource (xx, 740 pages).
Series Supplements to Novum Testamentum, 0167-9732 ; v. 110
Supplements to Novum Testamentum ; v. 110.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Part I. Graphos. -- Veia quois of Hippocrates and other "divine men" / Dieter Zeller -- Making scents of Paul: background and sense of 2 Cor 2:14-17 / Harold W. Attridge -- "In those days:" some remarks on the use of "days" in Matthew 2:1, 3:1, and Luke 2:1 / Gerard Mussies -- Distinct lexical meanings of 'araqxn'in Hellenism, Judaism, and early Christianity / David E. Aune -- Compilation of letters in Cicero's correspondence / Hans-Josef Klauck -- Reexamination of the epistolary analysis underpinning the arguments for the composite nature of Philippians / Duane F. Watson -- Part II. Ethos -- Parable of the foolish rich man (Luke 12:16-20) and Graeco-Roman conventions of thought and behavior / Ronald F. Hock -- Radical altruism in Philippians 2:4 / Troels Engberg-Pederson -- Transformation of the mind and moral discernment in Paul / Luke Timothy Johnson -- Creation, shame and nature in 1 Cor 11:2-16: background and coherence of Paul's argument / James W. Thompson -- Civic concord and cosmic harmony: sources of metaphoric mapping in 1 Clement 20.3 / Cilliers Breytenbach -- Part III. Logos -- Logos or Sophia: Pauline use of the ancient dispute between rhetoric and philosophy / Edgar Krentz -- Toppling of Favorinus and Paul by the Corinthians / Bruce W. Winter -- Rhetoric and reality in Galatians: framing the social demands of friendship / L. Michael White -- Apostrophe, Ilqoownonoua and Paul's rhetorical education / Stanley K. Stowers -- Analogy and allegory in classical rhetoric / Thomas H. Olbricht -- Art of praise: Philo and Philodemus on music / Everett Ferguson -- Part IV. Ethnos -- Paul and his predecessors in the diaspora: some reflections on ethnic identity in the fragmentary Hellinistic Jewish authors / Carl R. Holladay -- Jewish Paul among the gentiles: two portrayals / Leander E. Keck -- Cultural origin of "receiving all nations" in Luke-Acts: Alexander the great or Roman social policy? / David L. Balch -- Did the churches compete with cult groups? / E.A. Judge -- Men, women and marital chastity: public preaching and popular piety at Rome / Hanne Sigismund Nielsen.
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Subject Bible. New Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible. New Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible. New Testament -- Critique, interpr├ętation, etc.
Bible. New Testament.
Malherbe, Abraham J.
Christianity and other religions -- Greek.
Christianity and other religions -- Roman.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Added Author Malherbe, Abraham J.
Fitzgerald, John T., 1948-
Olbricht, Thomas H.
White, L. Michael.
Other Form: Print version: Early Christianity and classical culture. Leiden ; Boston, MA : Brill, 2003 9789004130227 (DLC) 2003050225 (OCoLC)52134853
ISBN 1423714261 (electronic bk.)
9781423714262 (electronic bk.)