Description: Long overshadowed by the apostle Paul, Peter has received increased scholarly attention of late. Building on that resurgence of interest, nineteen internationally prominent scholars of early Christian history examine and reassess the historical Peter and his significance, offering a comprehensive view of Peter through analysis both of New Testament texts and of noncanonical literature.
Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Early Christian Literature, Literature, Methods, Historical Approaches
Review by Timothy Peace
Citation: Timothy Peace, review of Helen K. Bond and Larry W. Hurtado, eds., Peter in Early Christianity, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2017).
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