The book of Acts in its Palestinian setting / edited by Richard Bauckham.
Contributor(s): Bauckham, Richard.Material type: BookSeries: Book of Acts in its first century setting: v. 4.Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : Carlisle, UK : William B. Eerdmans Pub. Co. ; Paternoster Press, 1995Description: xiv, 526 p. : map ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0802824366 (alk. paper).Subject(s): Bible. Acts -- History of contemporary events | Church history -- Primitive and early church, approximately 30-600 | Jews -- History -- 168 B.C.-135 A.D | Palestine -- In Christianity | Palestine -- Politics and government | Palestine -- Ethnic relationsDDC classification: 226.6/067
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|Book: Standard||Hewitson Library, Presbyterian Research Centre||Main||PJT 87 Boo (Browse shelf)||Available||V.4 The book of Acts in its First Century Setting||95-797|
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
The location of cultures in Second Temple Palestine / Tessa Rajak -- Acts and Roman policy in Judaea / David W.J. Gill -- The geography of Palestine in Acts / Martin Hengel -- Palestinian Jewish personal names in Acts / Margaret H. Williams -- Chief priests, Sadducees, Pharisees and Sanhedrin in Acts / Steve Mason -- Synagogues in Jerusalem / Rainer Riesner -- The composition of the Jerusalem church / David A. Fiensy -- The population size of Jerusalem and the numerical growth of the Jerusalem church / Wolfgang Reinhardt -- Jewish prayer literature and the Jerusalem church in Acts / Daniel K. Falk -- The cenacle--topographical setting for Acts 2:44-45 / Jerome Murphy-O'Connor -- The Palestinian cultural context of earliest Christian community of goods / Brian Capper -- Jewish activity against Christians in Palestine according to Acts / Ernst Bammel -- Paul's pre-Christian career according to Acts / Simon Legasse -- Peter and Ben Stada in Lydda / Joshua Schwartz -- James and the Jerusalem church / Richard Bauckham.