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Christianization and Communication in Late Antiquity: John Chrysostom and his Congregation in Antioch
Acknowledgements List of abbreviations Introduction 1. Philosophical preaching in the Roman world 2. Rhetoric and society: contexts of public speaking in late antique Antioch 3. John Chrysostom'sExpand
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Paganism and Christianization
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Reviews G. DUNN, TERTULLIAN’S ADVERSUS IUDAEOS: A RHETORICAL ANALYSIS (Patristic monograph series 19). Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, 2008. Pp. xiv + 210. ISBN
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the path paved by Roswitha Simons, G. shows how Dracontius intermingles the criticism against paganism (with a massive insistence on cruel myths) and, conversely, the exaltation of Christian values.Expand
Preaching Bondage: John Chrysostom and the Discourse of Slavery in Early Christianity . By Chris L. de Wet . Oakland: University of California Press, 2015. xiv + 329 pp. $95.00 hardcover.
undeniable exegetical authority, was convinced that the opposite was the case: “The Scriptures were composed through the Spirit of God and that they have not only that meaning which is obvious, butExpand