Miracles in Greco-Roman Antiquity: A Sourcebook for the Study of New Testament Miracle Stories (Hardback)C.S.J. Wendy Cotter (author)
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Wendy Cotter, in an introduction and notes to the selections, contextualizes the miracles within the background of the Greco-Roman world and also compares the stories to other Jewish and non-Jewish miracle stories of the Mediterranean world. This sourcebook provides an interdisciplinary collection of material which will be of value to students of the New Testament.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 454 g
Dimensions: 216 x 140 x 27 mm
-Fred W. Burnett, "Religious Studies Review
..."very useful... An extensive bibliography, indices to the ancient texts cited and to the miracles of Jesus as well as a general index to the volume, all make this text eminently "user friendly..." a rich resource... All those studying these miracle traditions will indeed be in her debt."
-"Journal of Early Christian Studies
..."all those interested in the miraculous in the New Testament...will benefit from Cotter's work."
-"Review of Biblical Literature