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Part I - Paul, Letters and Communities

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  19 June 2020

Bruce W. Longenecker
Baylor University, Texas
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Further Reading

Barclay, John M. G. Paul: A Very Brief History. London: SPCK, 2018.Google Scholar
Fredriksen, Paula. Paul, the Pagan’s Apostle. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2017.Google Scholar
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Longenecker, Bruce W. and Still, Todd D., Thinking through Paul: A Survey of His Life, Letters, and Theology. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2014.Google Scholar
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Bohak, Gideon. “The Ibis and the Jewish Question: Ancient ‘Anti-Semitism’ in Historical Context.” In Jews and Gentiles in the Holy Land in the Days of the Second Temple, the Mishnah and the Talmud: A Collection of Articles, 2743. Jerusalem: Yad Ben-Zvi Press, 2003.Google Scholar
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Further Reading

Adams, Edward. The Earliest Christian Meeting Places: Almost Exclusively Houses? London: Bloomsbury T & T Clark, 2013.Google Scholar
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