From Jesus to Christianity: How Four Generations of Visionaries & Storytellers Created the New Testament and Christian Faith

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Harper Collins, Oct 25, 2005 - Religion - 528 pages
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The Story of the New Testament and Christian Origins
 

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If anyone out there is looking for a one-stop introduction to early Christianity, this might well be it. In fact, I usually use an index card to try to organize what I want to say in reviews, but ... Read full review

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Probably the best introduction to early Christianity that I have yet come across. The tables that show relationships between and summaries of various writings are enough to make the book a valuable ... Read full review

Contents

Part
4
chapter
11
chapter three
40
chapter four
67
Part
93
chapter
117
Paul
143
chapter eight
169
chapter eleven
259
Part Four
291
chapter thirteen
324
Legitimacy and Order
355
Part Five
381
chapter sixteen
407
chapter seventeen
439
Notes
459

Part Three
215
chapter
239
Index of Ancient Writings
493
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L. Michael White is Ronald Nelson Smith Chair in Classics and Christian Origins and the director of the Institute for the Study of Antiquity and Christian Origins at the University of Texas at Austin. He is the author of From Jesus to Christianity and has been featured in and co-written two award-winning PBS Frontline documentaries.

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