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Corinth in context

Steven J. Friesen

Corinth in context

comparative studies on religion and society

by Steven J. Friesen

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Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Steven J. Friesen, Daniel N. Schowalter, and James C. Walters
SeriesSupplements to Novum Testamentum -- v. 134, Supplements to Novum Testamentum -- v. 134.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL793.C6 C67 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 517 p. :
Number of Pages517
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24409465M
ISBN 109004181970, 900418211X
ISBN 109789004181977, 9789004182110
LC Control Number2009053423
OCLC/WorldCa496282300

The Lord’s Supper in Corinth in the Context of Greco-Roman Private Associations Lee, Jin Hwan Lanham, MD: Lexington/Fortress Academic, pp. xlvi + $ Description: In this socio-historical study, Jin Hwan Lee offers fresh insights on social aspects of communal banqueting practice in early Christ groups, particularly in Corinth. Corinth is also mentioned in the Acts of the Apostles as part of the Paul the Apostle's missionary travels. In addition, the second book of Pausanias' Description of Greece is devoted to Corinth. Ancient Corinth was one of the largest and most important cities of Greece, with a population of 90, in BC.

Corinth in Context: Comparative Studies on Religion and Society Friesen, Steven J., Daniel N. Schowalter and James C. Walters, editors Leiden: Brill, pp. xxiii + $ Series Information Supplements to Vetus Testamentum,   In this highlight video from a lecture entitled "Corinth in Context," Christopher Gornold-Smith discusses the archaeological finds of the ancient biblical city of Corinth. These archaeological finds help shape the context of the book of 1st and 2nd Corinthians.

  Corinth in Context. Posted by Tyler Dawn | Oct 8, and mom of adult twin sons. I have written six books on the ancient Near Eastern and First Century context of Scripture, including a family curriculum series. Related Posts. Isaiah and the . Book, Print, Conference in English Corinth in context: comparative studies on religion and society edited by Steven J. Friesen, Daniel N. Schowalter, and James C. Walters.


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Introduction: Context, Comparison Steven J. Friesen IMPERIALS: GREEK & ROMAN The Social and Ethnic Origins of the Colonists in Early Roman Corinth Benjamin Millis Asklepios in Greek and Roman Corinth Bronwen Wickkiser The Emperor in a Roman Town: the Base of the Augustales in the Forum at Corinth Margaret Laird Greek Heritage in Roman Corinth and Ephesos: Hybrid Identities and.

Corinth in Context: Comparative Studies on Religion and Society Steve Friesen, Daniel N. Schowalter, James Walters BRILL, - Religion - pages.

Description: In this book, archaeologists, classicists, and specialists in Christian origins examine the social and religious life of ancient Corinth. The interdisciplinary contributions present new materials and findings on the themes of Greek and Roman identities, social stratification, and local religion.

Download Corinth In Context in PDF and EPUB Formats for free. Corinth In Context Book also available for Read Online, mobi, docx and mobile and kindle reading. In this book, archaeologists, classicists, and specialists in Christian origins examine the social and religious life of ancient Corinth.

The interdisciplinary contributions present new materials and findings on the themes of Greek and Roman identities, social stratification, and local religion. Corinth in Context My Searches (0) Cart (0) brill American Studies Ancient Near East and Egypt Art History Asian Studies Book History and Cartography Biblical Studies Classical Studies Education History Jewish Studies Literature and Cultural Studies Languages and Linguistics.

Corinth was strategically located. It was a hub whose spokes radiated in every direction. Any movement which gained a footing here could be assured of a hearing in surrounding districts. Leon Morris has described this important city as intellectually alert, materially prosperous, and morally corrupt.

The City of Corinth Secular history only verifies and clarifies the impression of the city of Corinth which we gain from the pens of Luke (Acts) and Paul (1 and 2 Corinthians).

It was a great city in many ways. Politically, Corinth was the capital city of the Roman province of Achaia, a territory including nearly all of Greece. this volume collects a rich assortment of thoughtful, stimulating and often innovative contributions to the contextual study of religion and society in ancient Corinth.

All Corinthian scholars will find material of interest here. Amelia R. Brown, University of Queensland, Bryn Mawr Classical Review   Corinth in Context book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

This volume is the product of an interdisciplinary conference held at t 5/5(1). Corinth in the Time of Paul The city of Corinth, perched like a one-eyed Titan astride the narrow isthmus connecting the Greek mainland with the Peloponnese, was one of the dominant commercial centers of the Mediterranean world as early as the eighth century b.c.

No city in Greece was more favorably situated for land and sea trade. This volume is the product of an interdisciplinary conference held at the University of Texas at Austin. Specialists in the study of inscriptions, architecture, sculpture, coins, tombs, pottery, and texts collaborate to produce new portraits of religion and society in the ancient city of Corinth.

The studies focus on groups like the early Roman colonists, the Augustales (priests of Augustus. In this book, archaeologists, classicists, and specialists in Christian origins examine the social and religious life of ancient Corinth.

The interdisciplinary contributions present new materials and findings on the themes of Greek and Roman identities, social stratification, and local religion. History by Jin Hwan Lee. Corinth in Context by Steven J. Friesen,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.5/5(1).

CORINTH IN CONTEXT Download Corinth In Context ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to Corinth In Context book pdf for free now.

Corinth In Context. Author: Steve Friesen ISBN: Genre: Religion File Size: MB Format: PDF, Docs. The book of 2nd Corinthians is a deeply personal letter — a response to the complex history of the Apostle Pauland the church he established in Corinth.

The circumstances behind this letter reveal the difficult, often painful realities of ministry life. More than any of his other letters, 2 Corinthians shows us the heart of Paul as a pastor.

It seems that Paul wrote as many as four letters to the church at Corinth: (1) the letter referred to in 1Co (see note there); (2) 1 Corinthians; (3) the “severe” letter (see 2Co –4; see also below); (4) 2 Corinthians. After writing 1 Corinthians Paul continued his ministry at. Corinth in Context: Comparative Studies on Religion and Society | Steven J.

Friesen, Daniel N. Schowalter, James C. Walters (eds.) | download | B–OK. Download books. Get this from a library. Corinth in context: comparative studies on religion and society. [Steven J Friesen; Daniel N Schowalter; James C Walters;] -- This volume is the product of an interdisciplinary conference held at the University of Texas at Austin.

Specialists in the study of inscriptions, architecture, sculpture, coins, tombs, pottery, and. After staying many days in Corinth (Acts ) Paul set out for Syria and remained some time in Ephesus (perhaps early fall AD 52; Acts ) c.

Paul then returned to Caesarea, went down to Jerusalem, and then up to the church in Antioch where he spent some time (perhaps late fall of AD 52 through winter of 52/53; cf.

Acts ). Similar Items. Corinth in context comparative studies on religion and society / Published: () The Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore: the Greek lamps and offering trays / by: Bookidis, Nancy,et al. Published: () Corinth in contrast: studies in inequality / Published: ().The first letter, probably written about 53–54 ce at Ephesus, Asia Minor, deals with problems that arose in the early years after Paul’s initial missionary visit (c.

50–51) to Corinth and his establishment there of a Christian letter is valuable for its illuminations both of Paul’s thoughts and of the problems of the early church. Christopher Gornold-Smith discusses the biblical city of Corinth and how an understanding of the ancient city affects our understanding of the text today.

Historical Context, & .