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In Search of the Early Christians: Selected Essays

Wayne A. Meeks, Allen Hilton, and H. Gregory Snyder


A central figure in the reconception of early Christian history over the last three decades, the author of this book offers here a selection of his most influential writings on the New Testament and early Christianity. His essays illustrate recent changes in our thinking about the early Christian movement and pose questions regarding the history of this period. The author explores a range of topics, from the figure of the androgyne in antiquity to the timeless matter of God's reliability, from Paul's ethical rhetoric to New Testament pictures of Christianity's separation from Jewish communitie ... More

Keywords: early Christian history, New Testament, early Christianity, early Christian movement, androgyne, antiquity, God's reliability, Paul, Jewish communities, New Testament scholarship

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2002 Print ISBN-13: 9780300091427
Published to Yale Scholarship Online: October 2013 DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300091427.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Wayne A. Meeks, author

Allen Hilton, editor

H. Gregory Snyder, editor

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