The world of Jesus and the early church : identity and interpretation in early communities of faith / Craig A. Evans, editor.
Contributor(s): Evans, Craig A.Material type: BookPublisher: Peabody, Mass. : Hendrickson Publishers, c2011Description: xvi, 257 p : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781598568257 (alk. paper); 1598568256 (alk. paper).Other title: Identity and interpretation in early communities of faith.Subject(s): Dead Sea scrolls -- Relation to the New Testament -- Congresses | Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History -- Early church, approximately 30-600 -- Congresses | Church history -- Primitive and early church, approximately 30-600 -- Congresses | Qumran community -- Congresses | Christian antiquities -- CongressesDDC classification: 270.1/0901
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Proceedings from a series of symposia, held respectively at Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, and Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Kansas City, Missouri.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -244) and indexes.
Site of Qumran and the sectarian communities in the Dead Sea scrolls / John J. Collins -- From the earthly to the heavenly temple : lines from the Bible and Qumran to Hebrews and Revelation / Torleif Elgvin -- Scrolls and the scriptures on the margins: remembered in canons or forgotten in caves / Dorothy M. Peters -- Disputed issues in the study of cities, villages, and the economy in Jesus' Galilee / Mark A. Chancey -- Children in house churches in light of new research on families in the Roman world / Margaret Y. MacDonald -- Family buried together stays together: on the burial of the executed in family tombs / Craig A. Evans -- Trial of Jesus at the Jerusalem Praetorium : new archaeological evidence / Shimon Gibson -- Dead Sea scrolls and the interpretation of Scripture / George J. Brooke -- Excavating ideas : the Qumran scrolls of Samuel / Keith Bodner -- Oldest attested Hebrew scriptures and the Khirbet Qeiyafa inscription / Stephen J. Andrews -- Biblia Hebraica quinta / James A. Sanders -- What do the earliest Christian manuscripts tell us about their readers? / Larry Hurtado -- Bold claims, wishful thinking, and lessons about dating manuscripts from Papyrus Egerton 2 / Paul Foster.