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Title Encounters with Hellenism : studies on the First letter of Clement / edited by Cilliers Breytenbach & Laurence L. Welborn
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 231 pages)
Series Arbeiten zur Geschichte des antiken Judentums und des Urchristentums, 0169-734X ; 53
Arbeiten zur Geschichte des antiken Judentums und des Urchristentums ; Bd. 53
Contents Editorial Introduction; Places of Original Publication; List of Contributors; CHAPTER ONE Das Schreiben der römischen Kirche an die korinthische aus der Zeit Domitians (I. Clemensbrief); CHAPTER TWO Early Christianity and the Greek Paideia: 1 Clement; CHAPTER THREE Studies on the so-called First Epistle of Clement. The Literary Genre; CHAPTER FOUR Civic Concord and Cosmic Harmony. Sources of Metaphoric Mapping in 1 Clement 20:3; CHAPTER FIVE The Preface to 1 Clement: the Rhetorical Situation and the Traditional Date; Index of Authors; Index of Textual References; Index of Subjects
Summary Containing reprints of two classical studies by A. von Harnack and W. Jaeger, this volume deals with the encounter of early Christianity with Hellenistic culture, particularly with the question of ancient rhetorical influence on the First Letter of Clement
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes English and German
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Subject Clement I, Pope. First epistle of Clement to the Corinthians.
Christianity and culture -- History -- Early church, ca. 30-600.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Breytenbach, Cilliers, 1954-
Welborn, L. L., 1953-
ISBN 1423710983 (electronic bk.)
9781423710981 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Society of Biblical Literature abbreviation for series: AGJU