This Festschrift draws on the research interests of Christopher Rowland. The collection of essays comes from former doctoral students and other friends, many of whom shed light on the angelic contribution to the thought-world of developing Christianity. The significance of the Jewish contribution to developing Christian ideology is critically assessed, including the impact of the original Jewish sources on the earliest Christian belief. The distinguished contributors to this volume include April DeConick, Paul Foster, John Rogerson, Tobias Nicklas and Andrei Orlov.... a#39;a pit great and full...[where] angels of punishment chastise them and there kindle upon them the ... is poured out upon them. The language of the Greek text stands closer to that contained in the NT, in the book of Revelation. There weanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Open Mind|
|Publisher||:||Bloomsbury Publishing - 2015-02-26|