skip to content
Paul : his story Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Paul : his story

Author: J Murphy-O'Connor
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Paul, the apostle was one of the most controversial figures of the ancient world. In this reconstruction of his life Jerome Murphy-O'Connor combines evidence from classical studies, biblical studies, ancient history and archaeology to present a realistic biography of Christianity's flawed hero.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Named Person: Paul, the Apostle Saint.; Paul, l'apôtre saint.; Paul, the Apostle Saint.
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J Murphy-O'Connor
ISBN: 0199266530 9780199266531 9780199283842 0199283842
OCLC Number: 54930368
Description: xiii, 259 pages : maps ; 22 cm
Contents: The early years --
Conversion and its consequences --
Apprenticeship in Antioch --
A journey into Europe --
South to Achaia --
Antioch and Jerusalem --
The first year in Ephesus --
The second year in Ephesus --
Conversations with Corinth --
Macedonia and Illyricum --
Farewell to the East --
The final years.
Responsibility: Jerome Murphy-O'Connor.
More information:

Abstract:

Drawing from many textual, historical, and archaeological details, this biography of Paul shows him as a flawed but undefeated hero. Paul's travels and mission are put into a plausible biographical  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

a very readable, lively, and engaging story The Journal of Theological Studies '...combines depth of learning with wonderful evocations f past times and places, and brings Paul in all his Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/54930368> # Paul : his story
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "54930368" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351609633#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BS2506> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351609633#Topic/christian_saints> ; # Christian saints
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351609633#Person/paul_the_apostle_saint> ; # the Apostle Saint. Paul
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351609633#Topic/brieven_van_paulus> ; # Brieven van Paulus
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351609633#Topic/saints_chretiens> ; # Saints chrétiens
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/859491> ; # Christian saints
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/225.92/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351609633#Person/paul_l_apotre_saint> ; # l'apôtre saint. Paul
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/95200318> ; # Jerome Murphy-O'Connor
    schema:datePublished "2004" ;
    schema:description "Paul, the apostle was one of the most controversial figures of the ancient world. In this reconstruction of his life Jerome Murphy-O'Connor combines evidence from classical studies, biblical studies, ancient history and archaeology to present a realistic biography of Christianity's flawed hero."@en ;
    schema:description "The early years -- Conversion and its consequences -- Apprenticeship in Antioch -- A journey into Europe -- South to Achaia -- Antioch and Jerusalem -- The first year in Ephesus -- The second year in Ephesus -- Conversations with Corinth -- Macedonia and Illyricum -- Farewell to the East -- The final years."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/351609633> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Paul : his story"@en ;
    schema:productID "54930368" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/54930368#PublicationEvent/oxford_new_york_oxford_university_press_2004> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351609633#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy045/2004299453.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199283842> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199266531> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA4Z9814> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/54930368> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351609633#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351609633#Person/paul_l_apotre_saint> # l'apôtre saint. Paul
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:givenName "Paul" ;
    schema:name "l'apôtre saint. Paul" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351609633#Person/paul_the_apostle_saint> # the Apostle Saint. Paul
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:givenName "Paul" ;
    schema:name "the Apostle Saint. Paul" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351609633#Topic/brieven_van_paulus> # Brieven van Paulus
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Brieven van Paulus"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/351609633#Topic/saints_chretiens> # Saints chrétiens
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Saints chrétiens"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/859491> # Christian saints
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Christian saints"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/95200318> # Jerome Murphy-O'Connor
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1935" ;
    schema:familyName "Murphy-O'Connor" ;
    schema:givenName "Jerome" ;
    schema:givenName "J." ;
    schema:name "Jerome Murphy-O'Connor" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199266531>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0199266530" ;
    schema:isbn "9780199266531" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199283842>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0199283842" ;
    schema:isbn "9780199283842" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.