The origin of heresy: a history of discourse in Second Temple Judaism and early Christianity

The origin of heresy -- The rhetoric of difference in Israel -- Reform and revolution in the Roman Empire: John the Baptist and the disciples of Jesus -- Paul and the rhetoric of difference -- The Christian Gospels as narratives of exclusion -- Policing the boundaries: the politics of heresiology -...

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Published in:Routledge studies in religion
Main Author: Royalty, Robert M. 1961-
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: New York London Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group 2013
In:Routledge studies in religion
Series/Journal:Routledge studies in religion 18
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Häresie / Judentum / Frühchristentum
Further subjects:B Christianity and other religions Judaism
B Christianity Origin
B Judaism Relations Christianity
B Church history Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600
B Judaism History Post-exilic period, 586 B.C.-210 A.D
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Summary:The origin of heresy -- The rhetoric of difference in Israel -- Reform and revolution in the Roman Empire: John the Baptist and the disciples of Jesus -- Paul and the rhetoric of difference -- The Christian Gospels as narratives of exclusion -- Policing the boundaries: the politics of heresiology -- The politics of orthodoxy -- Conclusions
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references (p. [209] - 226) and index
ISBN:0415536944