Description: In Acts, one of eighteen volumes in the Paideia commentary series, leading biblical scholar Mikeal Parsons gleans fresh theological insight into Acts by attending carefully to the cultural and educational context from which it emerges. Parsons see Acts as a charter document explaining and legitimating Christian identity for a general audience of early Christians living in the ancient Mediterranean world. Graduate and seminary students, professors, and pastors will benefit from this readable commentary, as will theological libraries.
Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Acts, Literature
Review by I. Howard Marshall
Citation: I. Howard Marshall, review of Mikeal C. Parsons, Acts, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2009).
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