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Paul and the giants of philosophy : reading the apostle in Greco-Roman context

Author: Joseph R Dodson; David E Briones
Publisher: Downers Grove, Illinois : IVP Academic, an imprint of InterVarsity Press, [2019]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"How was the Apostle Paul influenced by the great philosophers of his age? Dodson and Briones have gathered contributors with diverse views who aim to make Paul's engagement with ancient philosophy accessible. These essays address Paul's interaction with Greco-Roman philosophical thinking on a particular topic, including discussion questions and reading lists to help readers engage the material further"--
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Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Paul and the giants of philosophy
Downers Grove, Illinois : IVP Academic, an imprint of InterVarsity Press, [2019]
(DLC) 2019027274
Material Type: Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph R Dodson; David E Briones
ISBN: 083087366X 9780830873661
OCLC Number: 1110657764
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Foreword / by John M. G. Barclay --
"What does not kill me makes me stronger" : Paul and Epictetus on suffering / Dorothea H. Bertschmann --
Therapy session : Paul and Philodemus on therapy for the weak / Justin Reid Allison --
Why can't we be friends? Paul and Aristotle on friendship / David E. Briones --
Slaves to the culture? Attitudes on slavery in Paul and Seneca / Timothy A. Brookins --
All for one and one for all : individual and community in Paul and Epictetus / Ben C. Dunson --
Don't stop believing : Paul and Plutarch on faith / Jeanette Hagen Pifer --
When is a letter not a letter? Paul, Cicero, and Seneca as letter writers / E. Randolph Richards --
Fighting the good fight : the good life in Paul and the giants of philosophy / Nijay K. Gupta --
Strings attached : Paul and Seneca on the modern myth of the pure gift / David E. Briones --
What no other God could do : life and afterlife among Paul and the philosophers / James P. Ware --
Somewhere over the rainbow : heavenly visions in Plato, Cicero, and Paul / Joseph R. Dodson --
It's a hard knock life : Paul and Seneca on suffering / Brian J. Tabb --
Surprised by Paul : the apostle among the philosophers and the poets / R. Dean Anderson --
Universe to universe : the challenge of comparing Paul with the giants / Christopher L. Redmon.
Responsibility: edited by Joseph R. Dodson and David E. Briones.

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"How was the Apostle Paul influenced by the great philosophers of his age? Dodson and Briones have gathered contributors with diverse views who aim to make Paul's engagement with ancient philosophy accessible. These essays address Paul's interaction with Greco-Roman philosophical thinking on a particular topic, including discussion questions and reading lists to help readers engage the material further"--

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