Resurrection as Anti-Imperial Gospel: 1 Thessalonians 1:9b-10 in Context

Resurrection as Anti-Imperial Gospel: 1 Thessalonians 1:9b-10 in Context

for $ 64.99

64.99 Resurrection as Anti-Imperial Gospel: 1 Thessalonians 1:9b-10 in Context http://covers.feedbooks.net/item/531995.jpg?t=1545401138 http://www.feedbooks.com/item/531995/resurrection-as-anti-imperial-gospel-1-thessalonians-1-9b-10-in-context?utm_medium=uwishlist&utm_source=amazon

Presuming that the heart of Paul’s gospel announcement was the news that God had raised Jesus from the dead (as indicated in 1 Thessalonians 1:9b-10), Pillar explores the evidence in Paul’s letter and in aspects of the Roman imperial culture in Thessalonica in order to imagine what that proclamation would have evoked for its first hearers. He argues that the gospel of resurrection would have been heard as fundamentally anti-imperial: Jesus of Nazareth was executed… (more)


Book Details  


Publisher: Fortress Press (August 01, 2013)

Collection: Emerging Scholars

Format: EPUB

Page count: 320 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English


Look for similar items  


>
>