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Rebecca’s Children

Judaism and Christianity in the Roman World

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$35.00 • £28.95 • €31.50

ISBN 9780674750760

Publication Date: 03/15/1989

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224 pages

World

  • Introduction: Myth in Israelite Society
  • 1. Israel between Empires
  • 2. Society in the Time of Jesus
  • 3. Jesus, the Jewish Revolutionary
  • 4. Paul, the Convert and Apostle
  • 5. Origins of Rabbinic Movement
  • 6. Communities in Conflict
  • 7. The Ways Divide
  • Notes
  • Scriptural Index
  • General Index

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