Corinth in Context: Comparative Studies on Religion and Society
Friesen, Steven J., Daniel N. Schowalter and James C. Walters, editors
Leiden: Brill, 2010 pp. xxiii + 517. $230.00
Supplements to Vetus Testamentum, 134
Description: In this book, archaeologists, classicists, and specialists in Christian origins examine the social and religious life of ancient Corinth. The interdisciplinary contributions present new materials and findings on the themes of Greek and Roman identities, social stratification, and local religion.
Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Pauline Epistles, 1 Corinthians, 2 Corinthians, Literature
Review by Dennis E. Smith
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Citation: Dennis E. Smith, review of Steven J. Friesen,Daniel N. Schowalter, and James C. Walters, eds., Corinth in Context: Comparative Studies on Religion and Society, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2011).
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