Apologetics in the Roman Empire

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Publisher  Clarendon Press
Publication Date   August 12, 1999
ISBN  0198269862
Pages  328

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This book is a comprehensive survey of the dialogue between pagans, Jews, and Christians in the Roman empire up to the time when Constantine declared himself a Christian. Each chapter is written by a distinguished scholar and is devoted to a single text or group of texts with the aim of identifying the probable audience, the literary milieu, and the circumstances that led to this form of writing.

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