Ancient Jewish and Christian Perceptions of Crucifixion
Chapman, David W.
TŁbingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2008 pp. xiii + 321. Ä59.00
Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament, 2/244
Description: David W. Chapman examines Second Temple and early rabbinic literature and material remains in order to demonstrate the range of ancient Jewish perceptions about crucifixion. Early Christian literature is then shown to reflect awareness of, and interaction with, these Jewish perceptions.
Subjects: Methods, Historical Approaches, History, History of Judaism, Early Church Origins
Review by John T. Carroll
Citation: John T. Carroll, review of David W. Chapman, Ancient Jewish and Christian Perceptions of Crucifixion, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2010).
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