Item description for The Moral World of the First Christians (Library of Early Christianity, Vol 6) by Wayne A. Meeks...
Overview How did the early Christians develop a distinctive morality? Meeks explores the social setting of the early believers, shows how they cultivated their own identity and moral language from contemporary Greek, Roman, and Jewish traditions, and describes the patterns of moral concern and behavior which characterized their community.
"This volume in the Library of Early Christianity examines the ethics and morality of the earliest Christians.
The Library of Early Christianity is a series of eight outstanding books exploring the Jewish and Greco-Roman contexts in which the New Testament developed.
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Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.98" Width: 6.14" Height: 0.43" Weight: 0.65 lbs.
Release Date Nov 1, 1988
Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
Series Library Of Early Christianity
ISBN 0664250149 ISBN13 9780664250140
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More About Wayne A. Meeks
Wayne A. Meeks is the Woolsey Professor Emeritus of Biblical Studies, Department of Religious Studies at Yale University. He is also the author of The Origins of Christian Morality and In Search of the Early Christians, both published by Yale University Press.
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