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By Roman Garrison

In this quantity of essays the Graeco-Roman heritage and context of early Christianity are explored for major parallels. From the athlete metaphor in 1 Corinthians nine to the position of Aphrodite because the goddess of affection and sexuality, the real cultural symbols and terminology that the 1st Christians hired are tested. Garrison keeps that the Graeco-Roman atmosphere of early Christianity is key to our figuring out of the hot testomony and the Apostolic Fathers.

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