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Between Jesus and Paul: Studies in the Earliest History of Christianity
Hengel, Martin
Bowden, John, translator

Waco, TX: Baylor University Press, 2013 pp. xx + 221. $29.95

Description: Martin Hengel spent a lifetime studying the first three decades of Christianityóthe span from Christís ascension to Paulís conversion. Between Jesus and Paul represents a collection of six formative studies by Hengel concerning early Christology, the formation and success of the Christian mission, the functions of hymn singing in the young Church, and Pauline dogma. Drawing upon a wealth of source material, Hengel pieces together the development of Christianityís first, crucial decades.

Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Literature, Methods, Historical Approaches, Literary Approaches, Theological Approaches

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Review by Timothy P. Henderson
Published 6/18/2015
Citation: Timothy P. Henderson, review of Martin Hengel, Between Jesus and Paul: Studies in the Earliest History of Christianity, Review of Biblical Literature [] (2015).

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