Item description for Acts Of Andrew: Early Christian Apocrypha by Dennis R. MacDonald...
Five Major apocryphal Acts survive from the early period of the Christian church, the so-called Acts of Andrew, of Paul, Peter, John, and Thomas. In the canonical New Testament, the apostle Andrew, brother of Peter is mentioned only a dozen times. In the Acts of Andrew, his post-resurrection mission and heroic martyrdom are closely detailed in a series of acts or episodes. This study edition of the Acts of Andrew present a fresh, new translation of the text with cross-references, notes, and commentary. An extensive introduction also sets out the challenge of recovering and reconstructing the original text.
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Studio: Polebridge Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.98" Width: 6.08" Height: 0.34" Weight: 0.51 lbs.
Release Date Nov 1, 2005
Publisher Polebridge Press
ISBN 0944344550 ISBN13 9780944344552
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More About Dennis R. MacDonald
Dennis R. MacDonald is professor of New Testament and Christian origins at Claremont School of Theology. He is the author of several books, including The Gospels and Homer and Luke and Vergil.