Sociology of earlyPalestinian Christianity

  • 131 Pages
  • 1.37 MB
  • English
Fortress Press , Philadelphia
Sociology, Christian -- Early church, ca. 3
StatementGerd Theissen ; translated by John Bowden.
LC ClassificationsBR166
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 131 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22267349M
ISBN 100800613309

Sociology of Early Palestinian Christianity was a very approachable read for such an academic book. While there is certainly plenty of popular interest in the topic material, much specialized vocabulary is required in order to keep the information focused and by: This book offers a history of sociological theory from a Christian perspective, tracing the origins of sociology from the beginnings of Western science as introduced by the Scholastics of the twelfth century, which, when combined with their emphasis on rationality.

In the past twenty-five years, New Testament scholars have drawn on the social sciences, especially anthropology and sociology, to develop a variety of new perspectives on early Christianity. David Horrell here gathers together the classic works in this field, including essays by, for example, John Barclay, Philip Esler, Wayne Meeks, Luise Schottroff and Gerd Theissen.

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Abraham J. Malherbe. Search for more papers by this author. Gerd Theissen. Search for more papers by this by: 4. The most commonly used definitions of religion include dividing the world into sacred and profane.

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by Ramsey MacMullen READING THE NEW TESTAMENT: Methods of Interpretation by Christopher Tuckett SOCIOLOGY OF EARLY PALESTINIAN CHRISTIANITY by Gerd Theissen JESUS AND YAHWEH: THE NAMES DIVINE by Harold Bloom GOSPEL WOMEN: Studies of the Named Women in the Gospels.

Sociology of early Palestinian Christianity. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Theissen, Gerd. Sociology of early Palestinian Christianity.

Philadelphia: Fortress Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Gerd Theissen. Christian Sociology – The Inherent Worth of the Individual Christian sociology does not take a pessimistic view of society even though it seems as if we always make wrong decisions and bad choices.

On the contrary, Christian sociology takes an optimistic view because it accepts the fact that God grants grace to us in spite of our failures and. Sociology of Early Palestinian Christianity (), Fortress Press,ISBN The First Followers of Jesus: A Sociological Analysis of the Earliest Christianity (), SCM Press,ISBN Gerd Theissen, Sociology of Early Palestinian Christianity (Philadelphia: Fortress, ) is an excellent socio-economic study of the "Jesus Movement", which clarifies the Galilee against the Jerusalem.

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Earliest Christianity or Sociology of Early Palestinian Christianity.1 He understands early Christianity as a movement of wandering charismatics called into being by Jesus as Son of Man and the Bearer of Revelation, who were dependent for sustenance on sympathetic local communities.

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Theissen's Sociology of Early Palestinian Christianity --A Sociology of the Jesus Movement --Method: The Effects of Functionalism --Evidence and Arguments --Social Conditions in Jewish Palestine --Issues and Structures --Social Conflicts --Toward a Social Reconstruction of the Jesus Movement --The Jesus Movement in Jewish Palestine: A.

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Rodney William Stark (born July 8, ) is an American sociologist of religion who was a long time professor of sociology and of comparative religion at the University of is presently the Distinguished Professor of the Social Sciences at Baylor University, co-director of the university's Institute for Studies of Religion, and founding editor of the Interdisciplinary Journal of Born: July 8, (age 85), Jamestown, North.

Bernard Brandon Scott (Ph.D., Vanderbilt University) is the Darbeth Distinguished Professor Emeritus of New Testament at the Phillips Theological Seminary, Tulsa, Oklahoma. A charter member of the Jesus Seminar and Chair of Westar’s Christianity Seminar, he is the author of several books, including The Trouble with Resurrection () and Re-imagine the World ().

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+ pp. DM 48 and Sociology of Early Palestinian Christianity, by Gerd Theissen, trans. by J. : David L. Petersen. While the "Jesus as Jew" era in Jesus studies is often credited to others, Theissen's work (translated as Sociology of Early Palestinian Christianity) has never received due credit.

Indeed, his Wikipedia entry devotes only one line to this book: "His Sociology of early Palestinian Christianity () is useful for interpreting intertestamental literature.". Sociology and Christianity Sociology criticizes social systems and focuses on human creativity and action, these aspects can be viewed as hostile to Christianity.

However, as we will see below, many elements of sociological theory are consistent with a Christian worldview. Rodney Stark, The Rise of Christianity: A Sociologist Reconsiders History. Princeton University Press, Reviewed by Robert M.

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Book Review: Social Aspects of Early Christianity, by Abraham J. Malherbe. Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge, 98 pp. $; Sociology of Early Palestinian Christianity, by Gerd Theissen.Looking for books by Gerd Theißen? See all books authored by Gerd Theißen, including The Shadow of the Galilean: The Quest of the Historical Jesus in Narrative Form, and The Social Setting of Pauline Christianity: Essays on Corinth, and more on Shop for Books, eBooks & Audio, Academic, Church History, Sociology of Religion and much more.

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