This study explores literary settings in the narrative of Paul's prolonged imprisonment in Acts. It suggests that Paul's proclamation of the word in a setting of Roman control constitutes a powerful confrontation and manipulation of social and religious powers. Paperback edition available from the Society of Biblical Literature (www.sbl-site.org).When morning comes, land is in sight, and the sailors manage to pilot their craft to a place from which all can reach shore ... A significant contrast between Acts 27 and the six preceding chapters lies in the source of the danger confronting Paulanbsp;...
|Author||:||Matthew L. Skinner|
|Publisher||:||BRILL - 2003-01-01|