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Reading and Writing in the Time of Jesus (Biblical Seminar Series)

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'Reading and Writing in the Time of Jesus' first provides a brief, fascinating introduction to the history of writing's early survival, how we have the documents we have, and what they can tell us about the times and places of their origins. This overview is followed by a more specific look at what biblical and religious writings survive, how they are dated, and who was able to read and write at the time of their creation. Finally, Alan Millard examines the possibility that Jesus' words and actions were committed to writing during his lifetime and what this would mean for the study of Christianity and the origins of the Gospels

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Author(s):
Alan Millard
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2001
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1841270709
ISBN-13:
9781841270708
Number of pages:
288
Publisher:
Sheffield Academic Press
Title:
Reading and Writing in the Time of Jesus (Biblical Seminar Series)

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'Reading and Writing in the Time of Jesus' first provides a brief, fascinating introduction to the history of writing's early survival, how we have the documents we have, and what they can tell us about the times and places of their origins. This overview is followed by a more specific look at what biblical and religious writings survive, how they are dated, and who was able to read and write at the time of their creation. Finally, Alan Millard examines the possibility that Jesus' words and actions were committed to writing during his lifetime and what this would mean for the study of Christianity and the origins of the Gospels

Author(s):
Alan Millard
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2001
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1841270709
ISBN-13:
9781841270708
Number of pages:
288
Publisher:
Sheffield Academic Press
Title:
Reading and Writing in the Time of Jesus (Biblical Seminar Series)

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