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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

Series Information
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

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Review by Dennis E. Smith
Published 7/10/2011
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 [] (2011).

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