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The First Christian Historian

Writing the "Acts of the Apostles" (Society for New Testament Studies Monograph Series)

by Daniel Marguerat

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biblical studies, criticism & exegesis,
  • Books of the New Testament,
  • Religion - Commentaries / Reference,
  • Bible - Criticism Interpretation - General,
  • Biblical Criticism & Interpretation - General,
  • Biblical Studies - Old Testament,
  • Religion,
  • Religion / Bible / Criticism, Interpretation / General,
  • Religion / Bible / Study / Old Testament,
  • Religion-Bible - Study - Old Testament,
  • Bible - Study - Old Testament

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKen McKinney (Translator), Gregory J. Laughery (Translator), Richard Bauckham (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages311
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7748416M
    ISBN 100521609496
    ISBN 109780521609494
    OCLC/WorldCa60458555

    A wealth of historical writing survives from the early church: ecclesiastical histories, memoirs, universal histories and chronicles, biographies, historical fiction, and accounts of the acts of martyrs. This article focuses on works that either illustrate basic trends in early Christian historiography or had a lasting impact on its development. Similar Items. God, history, and historians: an anthology of modern Christian views of history / Published: () The historian and the believer: the morality of historical knowledge and Christian belief / by: Harvey, Van Austin. Published: ().

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