This volume presents critical essays on theology and eschatology in Paul's letters, the apostle's religious and cultural context, and the interaction of early Christianity with its Greco-Roman environment, as reflected in ancient literature and archaeological remains.
Contains bibliographical references
Includes indexes of names and subjects, Greek terms, and modern authors
Title: Paul & His World: Interpreting the New Testament in Its Context
Author: Helmut Koester
Publisher: Fortress Press
Publication Date: 2007
About Helmut Koester
Helmut Koester is John H. Morison Research Professor of Divinity and Winn Research Professor of Ecclesiastical History at Harvard Divinity School in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and Chair of the New Testament Board of the Hermeneia Commentary Series.