The book of Acts in its Palestinian setting / edited by Richard Bauckham.

Contributor(s): Bauckham, RichardSeries: The book of Acts in its first century setting ; v. 4Publication details: Grand Rapids, Mich. : Carlisle, UK : William B. Eerdmans Pub. Co. ; Paternoster Press, 1995Description: xiv, 526 p. : map ; 24 cmISBN: 0802824366 (alk. paper)Subject(s): Bible. N.T. Acts -- History of contemporary events | Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600 | Jews -- History -- 168 B.C.-135 A.D | Palestine in Christianity | Palestine -- Politics and government | Palestine -- Ethnic relationsDDC classification: 226.6/067 LOC classification: BS2625.2 | .B66 1995
Contents:
The location of cultures in Second Temple Palestine / Tessa Rajak -- Acts and Roman policy in Judaea / David W.J. Gill -- The geography of Palestine in Acts / Martin Hengel -- Palestinian Jewish personal names in Acts / Margaret H. Williams -- Chief priests, Sadducees, Pharisees and Sanhedrin in Acts / Steve Mason -- Synagogues in Jerusalem / Rainer Riesner -- The composition of the Jerusalem church / David A. Fiensy -- The population size of Jerusalem and the numerical growth of the Jerusalem church / Wolfgang Reinhardt -- Jewish prayer literature and the Jerusalem church in Acts / Daniel K. Falk -- The cenacle--topographical setting for Acts 2:44-45 / Jerome Murphy-O'Connor -- The Palestinian cultural context of earliest Christian community of goods / Brian Capper -- Jewish activity against Christians in Palestine according to Acts / Ernst Bammel -- Paul's pre-Christian career according to Acts / Simon Légasse -- Peter and Ben Stada in Lydda / Joshua Schwartz -- James and the Jerusalem church / Richard Bauckham.
Holdings
Item type Home library Call number Status Date due Barcode
Book Book Evangelische Theologische Faculteit Leuven
Main Library
BS 2625.2 BOOK 1995 4 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) Available 35678000542870

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

The location of cultures in Second Temple Palestine / Tessa Rajak -- Acts and Roman policy in Judaea / David W.J. Gill -- The geography of Palestine in Acts / Martin Hengel -- Palestinian Jewish personal names in Acts / Margaret H. Williams -- Chief priests, Sadducees, Pharisees and Sanhedrin in Acts / Steve Mason -- Synagogues in Jerusalem / Rainer Riesner -- The composition of the Jerusalem church / David A. Fiensy -- The population size of Jerusalem and the numerical growth of the Jerusalem church / Wolfgang Reinhardt -- Jewish prayer literature and the Jerusalem church in Acts / Daniel K. Falk -- The cenacle--topographical setting for Acts 2:44-45 / Jerome Murphy-O'Connor -- The Palestinian cultural context of earliest Christian community of goods / Brian Capper -- Jewish activity against Christians in Palestine according to Acts / Ernst Bammel -- Paul's pre-Christian career according to Acts / Simon Légasse -- Peter and Ben Stada in Lydda / Joshua Schwartz -- James and the Jerusalem church / Richard Bauckham.