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By Adam Winn

ISBN-10: 0884141527

ISBN-13: 9780884141525

ISBN-10: 1628371331

ISBN-13: 9781628371338

Explore how empire is an important foreground for examining and analyzing the recent Testament

In the final 3 many years, major consciousness has been given to the way New testomony texts have interaction and reply to the imperial global within which they have been written. the aim of the current quantity is to introduce scholars and non-specialists to the growing to be subfield of latest testomony stories referred to as empire experiences. members search to make readers conscious of the numerous paintings that has already been produced, whereas additionally pointing them to new ways that this box is relocating ahead. The members are Bruce W. Longenecker, Richard A. Horsley, Warren Carter, Adam Winn, Eric D. Barreto, Beth M. Sheppard, Neil Elliot, James R. Harrison, Harry O. Maier, Deborah Krause, Jason A.Whitlark, Matthew R. Hauge, Kelly D. Liebengood, and Davina C. Lopez.


  • Essays from a various staff of interpreters who now and then have differing presuppositions, tools, and concerns
  • Articles introduce scholars and non-specialists to the Roman imperial realities frequently encountered by way of first and moment century Christians
  • Contributions discover the techniques hired through early Christians to reply to the Roman empire
  • Adam Winn is Assistant Professor of latest testomony at Azusa Pacific collage (Azusa, CA). He serves as an associate college member for Fuller Theological Seminary. he's the writer of The objective of Mark's Gospel: An Early Christian reaction to Roman Imperial Propaganda (Mohr Siebeck) and Mark and the Elijah-Elisha Narrative: contemplating the perform of Greco-Roman Imitation within the look for Markan resource Material (Pickwick).

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