Item description for The Didache in Context: Essays on Its Text, History, and Transmission (Supplements to Novum Testamentum) by Clayton N. Jefford...
The Didache in Context contains an intriguing look into the background of the Didache, exploring the influence of the text upon the development of early Christianity. It offers an insightful collection of essays that have been gathered from the research efforts of numerous biblical and patristic scholars from around the world. The book seeks to explore questions that relate to the composition of the text itself, the history of the role and function of the Didache within early Christian circles, and the influence of the manuscript upon early Christian traditions and trends of thought. In addition to the numerous, individual investigations that are featured here, the collection includes a fresh translation of the text in English and a comprehensive, up-to-date bibliography of literature on the Didache.
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Studio: Brill Academic Pub
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.5" Width: 6.3" Height: 1.3" Weight: 1.95 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 1995
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004100458 ISBN13 9789004100459
Availability 0 units.
More About Clayton N. Jefford
Clayton N. Jefford (PhD, Claremont Graduate School) is professor of scripture at Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology in Saint Meinrad, Indiana. He is the author of several books, including "The Apostolic Fathers and the New Testament "and "The Apostolic Fathers: An Essential Guide."
Clayton N. Jefford has an academic affiliation as follows - Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology.