Click here to get the answers to the most commonly asked RBL questions.

Review of Biblical Literature Blog

Solving the Romans Debate
Das, A. Andrew

Minneapolis: Fortress, 2007 pp. xii + 324. $24.00


Description: Scholars have long debated the "double character" of Romans. Why did Paul address a long discussion of Jewish themes to a Gentile audience? Das provides a fresh understanding of the identity and attitudes of the Gentile Christians in Rome and of the expulsion of Jews from Rome under the emperor Claudius. His reading offers new insight into Paul's concern for the Jewish roots of the Christ movement.

Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Pauline Epistles, Romans, Literature

Login to Read the Review(s)

You must be a member of SBL to read the review(s). In May 2019, SBL improved security of its main site with a new login procedure that requires an email address and a password, instead of an SBL member number. RBLís login procedure is now synched to SBLís. Please use your email address and SBL password to log in to RBL. Your use of this site indicates your acceptance of RBLís Terms of Use.

I donít remember my SBL password.

Join SBL or renew your membership to read the review(s).


Email Address
SBL Password
 


Review by Don Garlington
Published 4/12/2008
Citation: Don Garlington, review of A. Andrew Das, Solving the Romans Debate, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2008).


Review by David J. Downs
Published 12/29/2007
Citation: David J. Downs, review of A. Andrew Das, Solving the Romans Debate, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2007).


Adobe Acrobat Reader
All RBL reviews are published in PDF format. To view these reviews, you must have downloaded and installed the FREE version of Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you do not have the Reader or you have an older version of the Reader, you can download the most recent version now.

 

 
Privacy PolicyTerms of UseContact Us