Attraction and Danger of Alien Religion: Studies in Early by Karl-Gustav Sandelin PDF

By Karl-Gustav Sandelin

ISBN-10: 3161517423

ISBN-13: 9783161517426

Early Judaism and early Christianity emerged in the course of the Hellenistic and early Roman imperial period. They have been, certainly, faced with the Hellenistic and the Roman faith. The query as a result arose to whether Jews or Christians have been unfastened to take part in spiritual actions alien to the spiritual history in their personal. In his articles, Karl-Gustav Sandelin provides documentary fabric exhibiting that this challenge used to be a burning factor inside of Judaism from the start of the Hellenistic interval till the top of the 1st century C.E. numerous Jewish contributors switched over to the Hellenistic or the Roman faith. Such habit was once additionally mentioned and customarily condemned, for instance through the Books of Maccabees and authors resembling Philo of Alexandria and Flavius Josephus. an identical challenge is to be present in the hot testomony, significantly within the letters of Paul, specially within the first letter to the Corinthians and within the Revelation of John.

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