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Transient apostle : Paul, travel, and the rhetoric of empire

Author: Timothy Luckritz Marquis
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2013.
Series: Synkrisis.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
In a significant reevaluation of the place of St. Paul in the early history of Christianity, this book explores the theme of travel through the surviving correspondence of the Apostle. The author casts Paul's rhetorical strategies against the background of Roman imperial policy, the commerce facilitated by conquest & the knowledge of foreign customs & peoples it allowed.

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Genre/Form: Ressources Internet
Additional Physical Format: Version imprimée :
Luckritz Marquis, Timothy.
Transient apostle.
New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2013
(DLC) 2012031682
Named Person: Paul, the Apostle Saint; Paul, the Apostle Saint.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy Luckritz Marquis
ISBN: 9780300187427 0300187424
OCLC Number: 1012432613
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (xvi, 196 pages).
Contents: ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""List of Abbreviations""; ""Introduction""; ""1 Traveling Leaders of the Ancient Mediterranean""; ""2 Travel, Suicide, and Self-Construction""; ""3 The Wandering, Foreign God of Israel""; ""4 Delivering the Spirit""; ""5 Whether Home or Away""; ""6 Ambassadors of God�s Empire""; ""Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""Index""; ""I. Subjects""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""Z""; ""II. Modern Authors""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F"" ""G""""H""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""; ""Z""; ""III. Ancient Sources""
Series Title: Synkrisis.
Responsibility: Timothy Luckritz Marquis.


Offers a reevaluation of Paul's place in the early Christian story. This title explores the theme of travel in the apostle's correspondence. It offers an explanation for how Paul created, maintained,  Read more...


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"A lucid and illuminating discussion of Paul's prominent use of travel motifs and their role in the apostle's self-depiction and rhetorical strategy. Luckritz Marquis deftly situates Paul's Read more...

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