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Philippi: How Christianity Began in Europe: The Epistle to the Philippians and the Excavations at Philippi

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The book provides an introduction to Paul’s letter to the Philippians as well as to the history, development, and foundation of the church in Philippi. Eduard Verhoef expertly guides readers through the issues of interpretation surrounding Paul’s letter and also covers the key events of the church with careful reference to the archaeological remains present at Philippi today. What emerges is a careful guide to one of the most important canonical epistles and one of the most important cities in early Christianity. Verhoef draws attention to key artifacts, illuminating the work of Paul. This volume is indispensable for those teaching and studying the book of Philippians and early Christianity.

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  • Presents an introduction to Paul’s letter to the Philippians
  • Discusses the history, development, and foundation of the church in Philippi
  • Examines key events of the church with careful reference to the archaeological remains present at Philippi today
  • The Earliest History of Philippi
  • The First Century CE: The Emergence of a Christian Congregation
  • The Epistle to the Philippians and Roman Philippi
  • The Second Century: A Strengthening of the Roman Character of Philippi
  • The Third Century: Largely Shrouded in Mist
  • The Fourth Century: Plenty of Room for Christians
  • The Fifth Century: The Church is Obviously Present in Philippi
  • The Sixth Century: The Christian Character of Philippi: The Final Chapter
  • A Walk Through Philippi
Mining an extraordinary amount of historical, linguistic, and archaeological research, Verhoef assesses the beginnings of the church at Philippi, then paints a portrait of changes during the next five centuries. For anybody seeking to understand Paul’s epistle of joy, penned while in prison, this is a veritable gold mine.

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  • Title: Philippi: How Christianity Began in Europe: The Epistle to the Philippians and the Excavations at Philippi
  • Author: Eduard Verhoef
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury
  • Print Publication Date: 2013
  • Logos Release Date: 2014
  • Pages: 128
  • Language: English
  • Resources: 1
  • Format: Digital › Logos Research Edition
  • Subjects: Bible. N.T. Philippians › Criticism, interpretation, etc; Church history › Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600; Christian antiquities › Greece
  • ISBN: 9780567370709
  • Resource ID: LLS:PHILIPPI
  • Resource Type: text.monograph.church-history
  • Metadata Last Updated: 2021-04-26T18:14:24Z

Eduard Verhoef is a retired minister, biblical scholar, and renowned expert on the community at Philippi.

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  1. Veli Voipio

    Veli Voipio

    4/5/2016

    Very interesting book about this topic. I've read this book in preparation to travel there. Unfortunately, the maps and graphics are very coarse, those should be rescanned.
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