An invaluable book of exceptional history, H. A. A. Kennedy identifies and examines the relationship of Pauline theology and the religious cults that co-existed in the Roman Empire. A revealing exploration of the religious atmosphere Paul found himself proclaiming the Gospel in, it catalogs the various religious communities Paul visited and deciphers the beliefs and customs practiced therein.
- Perfect for students, professors, and pastors
- Detailed table of contents and index
- Prefaced by the author
- Title: St. Paul and the Mystery Religions
- Author: Harry Angus Alexander Kennedy
- Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton
- Publication Date: 1913
- Pages: 344
About Harry Angus Alexander Kennedy
Harry Angus Alexander Kennedy (1866-1934) was born in Dornoch, Sutherland. He was a minister in the town of Callander, Scotland for eight years after studying theology at the University of Edinburgh. He went on to lecture at several universities before returning to Edinburgh to take up the chair of New Testament language and literature at New College. He published a number of critical theological books before his death.