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Wealth and Poverty in Early Christianity

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ISBN: 9781451496413

Overview

Wealth and Poverty in Early Christianity is designed to introduce the reader to the broad range of texts that reflect early Christian thoughts and practices on the topic of wealth and poverty. These texts include the Shepherd of Hermas, writings by Clement of Alexandria, The Acts of Thomas, and important works by many early church theologians. This study provides readers with a broad cross-section source material focused on the ethics regarding economic class difference.

  • Title: Wealth and Poverty in Early Christianity
  • Author: Rhee, Helen
  • Publisher: Fortress Press
  • Publication Date: 2017