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The Jesus Movement and its Expansion free pdf In this book Sean Freyne explores the rise and expansion of early Christianity within the context of the Greco-Roman world - the living, dynamic matrix of Jesus and his followers. In addition to offering fresh insights into Jesus' Jewish upbringing and the possible impact of Greco-Roman lifestyles on him and his followers, Freyne delves into the mission and expansion of the Jesus movement in Palestine and beyond during the first hundred years of its development. To give readers a full picture of the context in which the Jesus movement developed, Freyne includes pictures, maps, and timelines throughout the book. Freyne's interdisciplinary approach, combining historical, archaeological, and literary methods, makes The Jesus Movement and Its Expansion both comprehensive and accessible.

About Sean Freyne

Sean Freyne (1935 - 2013) was professor emeritus of theology at Trinity College, Dublin, and a noted authority on ancient Galilee in the time of Jesus. His other books include Jesus, a Jewish Galilean: A New Reading of the Jesus Story.

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Author : Sean Freyne
Publisher : William B Eerdmans Publishing Co
Data Published : 30 May 2014
ISBN : 0802867863
EAN : 9780802867865
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 400 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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