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Reading Romans in Pompeii

Peter Oakes

Reading Romans in Pompeii

Paul"s letter at ground level

by Peter Oakes

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Published by Fortress Press, SPCK in Minneapolis, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

StatementPeter Oakes
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBS2665.52 .O18 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 194 p. :
Number of Pages194
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24561693M
ISBN 100800663594
ISBN 109780800663599
LC Control Number2009028934
OCLC/WorldCa297149660

Reading Romans in Pompeii explores the likely response to Romans among its original recipients. Chapter one is a whirlwind tour through the archeology of a housing block in Pompeii and is fairly complex for those with no training in archeology. However, it does provide an illuminating window into. Reading Romans In Pompeii: Paul's Letter At Ground Level by Oakes, Peter Peter Oakes relies on demographic information and data from excavations in nearby Pompeii to paint a compelling portrait of daily life in a typical insula, or apartment complex, like the ones in .

All along the Mediterranean coast, the Roman empire's richest citizens are relaxing in their luxurious villas, enjoying the last days of summer. The world's largest navy lies peacefully at anchor in Misenum. The tourists are spending their money in the seaside resorts of Baiae, Herculaneum, and Pompeii. Reading Romans in Pompeii: Paul's letter at ground level. [Peter Oakes] Book: All Authors / Contributors: Peter Oakes. Find more information about a bar and a mansion -- Pompeian houses and first-century society -- A model craftworker house church for reading Romans -- Romans 12 for a model craftworker house church -- Primus, Sabina.

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