Contested Spaces: Houses and Temples in Roman Antiquity and the New Testament David L. Balch

ISBN: 9783161510267

Published: December 31st 2012

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561 pages


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Contested Spaces: Houses and Temples in Roman Antiquity and the New Testament  by  David L. Balch

Contested Spaces: Houses and Temples in Roman Antiquity and the New Testament by David L. Balch
December 31st 2012 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, ZIP | 561 pages | ISBN: 9783161510267 | 10.39 Mb

How are archaeology and art related to understanding New Testament texts, for example, narratives of the Lords Supper and other meals? An international group of archaeologists, art historians, and New Testament scholars investigate the function ofMoreHow are archaeology and art related to understanding New Testament texts, for example, narratives of the Lords Supper and other meals? An international group of archaeologists, art historians, and New Testament scholars investigate the function of spaces in Roman houses and temples in Pompeii, Herculaneum, Corinth, Rome, Ostia, Ephesus, and Judaea.

Another concern is more fully to understand the relationship between different architectural forms, Roman domus, villae, and insulae, in relation to Pauls letters and the gospels, in order to enable informed interpretation of leadership, meal customs, social relationships, and ethics in those contested spaces.



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