The New Testament and the People of God
Provides a historical, theological and literary study of first-century Judaism and Christianity, offering a preliminary discussion of the meaning of the word god within those cultures and explores the ways in which developing an understanding of those first-century cultures are of relevance for the modern world. Original.
- Paperback | 1 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 38.1mm | 884.5g
- 01 Sep 1996
- Augsburg Fortress
- Minneapolis, United States
- North American
Back cover copy
In this volume Wright trains a penetrating historical and theological spotlight on first-century Palestinian Judaism. By describing the history, social make-up, worldview, beliefs, and hope of Palestinian Judaism, Wright familiarizes the reader with the 'world of Judaism' as situated within the world of Greco-Roman culture.