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Social-science commentary on the book of Acts

Bruce J. Malina

Social-science commentary on the book of Acts

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Published by Fortress Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. -- N.T. -- Acts -- Commentaries,
  • Bible. -- N.T. -- Acts -- Social scientific criticism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBruce J. Malina and John J. Pilch.
    SeriesSocial-science commentary
    ContributionsPilch, John J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS2625.53 .M34 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 243 p. :
    Number of Pages243
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18734446M
    ISBN 109780800638450
    LC Control Number2007044120


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Top 5 Commentaries on the Book of Acts. Like earlier volumes in the Social Science Commentary series, this volume situates Acts squarely in the cultural matrix of Social-science commentary on the book of Acts book first century Mediterranean world, elaborating its codes of patron and client, mediatorship, honor and shame, healing and sickening, wizardry and witchcraft accusations, and the understanding of the Spirit of God Cited by: Like earlier volumes in the Social Science Commentary series, this volume situates Acts squarely in the cultural matrix of the first century Mediterranean world, elaborating its codes of patron and client, mediatorship, honor and shame, healing and sickening, wizardry and witchcraft accusations, and the understanding of the Spirit of God as well as deities and demons as personal causes of significant 1: Jesus First Command Pages: Like earlier volumes in the Social Science Commentary series, this volume situates Acts squarely in the cultural matrix of the first century Mediterranean world, elaborating its codes of patron and client, mediatorship, honor and shame, healing and sickening, wizardry and witchcraft accusations, and the understanding of the Spirit of God.

Description: Like earlier volumes in the Social Science Commentary series, this volume situates Acts squarely in the cultural matrix of the first century Mediterranean world, elaborating its codes of patron and client, mediatorship, honor and shame, healing and sickening, wizardry and witchcraft accusations, and the understanding of the Spirit of God.

Overview. These volumes in the Social-Science Commentary series present a pioneering alternative commentary genre that offers a contextual approach to the study of the New Testament, thoroughly grounded in the original audience’s first-century cultural setting.

These commentaries cover the Synoptic Gospels, the Gospel of John, the book of Acts. The Book of Acts: Study Guide and Commentary. Commentary on Acts Page #22 Ephesians shows that today there is only one baptism just as there is only one God and Father.

Since Social-science commentary on the book of Acts book baptism is essential for salvation, it must be the one baptism that continues today. Holy Spirit baptism.

The book of Acts is the story of early Christianity. This book gives us a great many principles that should guide us in Christian effort at the present time.

One is reminded of the Lord’s word to Moses when He. This commentary presents the book of Acts in a format that allows those with the time to delve into some detail of the book, while those with less time can quickly see the main points and issues of the book.

Each chapter of Acts is broken down into 8 parts: an introduction, the commentary, a conclusion, life application, a prayer, deeper discoveries which add depth to the commentary 5/5(2).

Commentaries for the book of Acts. Acts 1. THE JERUSALEM CHURCH: ITS BEGINNING () Preparation for Pentecost () Jesus' Postresurrection Appearances and Ascension () Waiting for the Spirit: The Election of Matthias () Acts 2.

Pentecost. The book of Acts is the link between the Gospels and the Epistles. Its subject and intention is nicely summarised by the words of the Lord in chapter "But ye will receive power, the Holy Spirit having.

Like Ben Witherington's previous commentary Conflict and Community in Corinth, this commentary breaks fresh ground in providing a detailed social and rhetorical analysis of the book of Acts.

Written in a readable style, with more detailed interaction with scholarly discussion found in the various excursuses, this commentary 5/5(7). Peter is not mentioned in Acts after the account of the Council.

It appears, however, that after Antioch (Gal. –14) he went on missionary journeys farther into the Gentile world (1 Cor. Like earlier volumes in the Social Science Commentary series, this volume situates Acts squarely in the cultural matrix of the first century Mediterranean world, elaborating its codes of patron and client, 5/5(1).

This verse-by-verse Bible study and commentary of The Acts of the Apostles ("the Book of Acts" or simply "Acts") is in-depth but uses plain language that everyone can understand, as well as a format that will engage you. Acts. Like earlier volumes in the Social Science Commentary series, this volume situates Acts squarely in the cultural matrix of the first century Mediterranean world, elaborating its codes of patron and client.

In addition to traditional material on rhetoric and background, this social-scientific commentary brings to the fore necessary, significant and enlightening ways of understanding the social role of Paul and his 4/5(11). The approach of "Reading Acts" is to ask how ancient Mediterranean auditors would have heard Acts when it was read in their presence.

To be successful Talbert divides this approach into two parts- how Acts would have been heard in its precanonical context and in its canonical context. Category: Religion Social Science Commentary On The Book Of Acts.

Social-science commentary on the book of Acts. [Bruce J Malina; John J Pilch] -- This volume situates Acts squarely in the cultural matrix of the first-century Mediterranean world, elaborating its codes of.

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Harmony of the Gospels. Encyclopedias / Dictionaries. Introductions to the Bible. The Miracles in the Book of Acts ← Back to Charts and Outlines. The Miracles in the Book of Acts. The best commentaries on Acts ranked by scholars, journal reviews, and site users. Find the best commentary on Acts.

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Acts 85%(12). The book of Acts provides a detailed, orderly, eyewitness account of the birth and growth of the early church and the spread of the gospel immediately after the resurrection of Jesus narrative. Buy Social-Science Commentary on the Book of Acts by Bruce J Malina, John J Pilch, Ph.D.

online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. The book of Acts ends just as it begins, emphasizing the apostles' role as those who expanded God's kingdom on earth, through their proclamation.

As we approach the book of Acts, we must always. Fortress Press Discount on "Social-Science Commentary on the Book of Acts" Home > General > Fortress Press Discount on "Social-Science Commentary on the Book of Acts" Page 1 of. This Sunday, Lord willing, I will finish preaching through the book of Acts.

It’s been almost two calendar years and over 60 sermons. Over two years and five dozen sermons I’ve used a number of commentaries. None of them were bad (I try to research these things ahead of time). A few were outstanding. Here’s my short commentary on the commentaries Author: Kevin Deyoung. As it is expected, the book of Acts has a similar literary style as the Gospel of Luke because it is the second volume of Luke's account.

There are different ways to divide the book of Acts. It can be. The Unique Contribution of the Book of Acts. Preparation for Pentecost (Acts ) Pentecost (Acts ) Peter's Sermon at Pentecost (Acts ) What Must One Do To Be Saved. Characteristics of a Healthy Church (Acts ) The Healing of the Lame Man and the Heralding of the Gospel (Acts ) The First Opposition (Acts.

Acts Commentary; Acts Commentary; Acts Commentary; JOSEPH A ALEXANDER Acts Commentary (, ) (Over pages!) James Rosscup: "This work, originally out inhas proved helpful to many, though it is now far out of date as to literature commenting on Acts.

The Book of Acts is the second of a two-volume work (the first being the Gospel According to Luke) traditionally attributed to Luke, a physician and traveling companion of Paul.

Acts narrates the. In the book of Acts, we discover how God's multiethnic, international Church grew through persecution and missionary journeys throughout the world. Stay connected amidst social distancing — receive.

In this new commentary for the Belief series, award-winning author and theologian Willie James Jennings explores the relevance of the book of Acts for the struggles of today.

While some see Acts. Book of Acts. ABOUT - STATEMENT OF FAITH - CONTACT - SUBSCRIBE. WHAT'S NEW. SEARCH BOOKS OF THE BIBLE. Book of Acts Acts chapter 1 Acts chapter 2 Acts chapter 3 Acts chapter 4 Acts chapter 5 Acts chapter 6 Acts chapter 7 Acts chapter 8 Acts chapter 9 Acts chapter 10 Acts chapter 11 Acts.

Acts 1 New International Version (NIV) Jesus Taken Up Into Heaven. 1 In my former book, Theophilus, I wrote about all that Jesus began to do and to teach 2 until the day he was taken up to heaven, after.

The Unique Contribution of the Book of Acts. Some of you will recognize that I have written on the Book of Acts before. 3 In this earlier effort, I outlined a number of reasons why the Book of Acts is.

At one time the Gospel of Luke and the Book of Acts were joined together as one book with two volumes. Imagine what it would be like if the Book of Acts wasn’t in the Bible. You pick up your .