Destroyer of the gods: early Christian distinctiveness in the Roman world

Early Christians and Christianity in the eyes of non-Christians -- A novel pattern of religious belief and practice -- A different kind of religious identity -- A bookish religion -- Social and behavioral distinctives -- Concluding reflections -- Academic forebears in the historical approach to earl...

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Main Author: Hurtado, Larry W. 1943-
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Waco Baylor University Press 2016
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Church / Roman Empire
Further subjects:B Church History Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600
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Summary:Early Christians and Christianity in the eyes of non-Christians -- A novel pattern of religious belief and practice -- A different kind of religious identity -- A bookish religion -- Social and behavioral distinctives -- Concluding reflections -- Academic forebears in the historical approach to early Christianity
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:1481304739