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Stones, bones, and the sacred : essays on material culture and ancient religion in honor of Dennis E. Smith / edited by Alan H. Cadwallader.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Atlanta: SBL Press, 2016]
Description:
xxi, 365 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series:
  • Early Christianity and its literature ; no. 21. [More in this series]
  • Early Christianity and its literature ; number 21
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents:
The scholarship of Dennis E. Smith / Hal E. Taussig -- Embodied inequalities : diet reconstruction and Christian origins / Steven J. Friesen -- Food crises in Corinth? Revisiting the evidence and its possible implications in reading 1 Cor 11:17-34 / Ma. Marilou S. Ibita -- Don't take it lying down : nondining features of the Omrit temple excavations / Daniel N. Schowalter -- Eating words in the New Testament / Keith Dyer -- Ancient drinking in modern Bible translation / Jorunn Økland -- Making men in Rev 2-3 : reading the seven messages in the Bath-gymnasiums of Asia Minor / Lynn R. Huber -- At the origins of Christian apologetic literature : the politics of patronage in Hadrianic Athens / William Rutherford -- One grave, two women, one man : complicating family life at Colossae / Alan H. Cadwallader -- The Corinthian [KAINAI KTISEIS]? Second Corinthians 5:17 and the Roman refoundation of Corinth / Dominika Kurek-Chomycz and Reimund Bieringer -- Women as leaders in the gatherings of early Christian communities : a sociohistorical analysis / Valeriy A. Alikin -- The political charges against Paul and Silas in Acts 17:6-7: Roman benefaction in Thessalonica / Jeffrey A. D. Weima -- Paul's walk to Assos : a hodological inquiry into its geography, archaeology, and purpose / Glen L. Thompson and Mark Wilson -- The Baptists of Corinth : Paul, the partisans of Apollos, and the history of baptism in nascent Christianity / Stephen J. Patterson -- A response / Dennis E. Smith.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 1628371668 (paperback)
  • 9781628371666 (paperback)
LCCN:
2016956217
OCLC:
  • 960031648
  • 964075327
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