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archaeology of early Christianity

W. H. C. Frend

archaeology of early Christianity

a history

by W. H. C. Frend

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Published by Geoffrey Chapman in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian antiquities -- Study and teaching -- History.,
  • Christian antiquities.,
  • Excavations (Archaeology),
  • Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600 -- Study and teaching -- History.,
  • Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprinted with corrections. Originally published: 1996.

    StatementWilliam H.C. Frend.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix,412p.,[12]p. of plates ;
    Number of Pages412
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18350401M
    ISBN 100225668505

      “In a study that is erudite, persuasive, and massively documented, Brent Nongbri explodes many of the dominant assumptions of early Christian textual scholars. This is a must read for anyone interested in the 'archaeology' of Christian manuscripts.”—Bart D. Ehrman, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. "A History of Early Christianity is a masterful book, and a pleasure to read. Freeman narrates the development, diversity, and spread of Christianity with originality and verve. It is a story that brims over with fascinating accounts, intriguing quotations from figures in the ancient Mediterranean, and illuminating historical analysis.

    A popular early Christian symbol, consisting of the c hi- rho monogram inscribed within a wreath or circle, surmoun ting a long cross; the l. is associated with Constan tine and the Constan-Author: Paul Corby Finney. Archaeology, the Rabbis and Early Christianity () by Eric M. Meyers, James F. StrangePages:

    The first of its kind, William Frend's important and engaging work tells the full story of the archaeological search for early Christianity. He reveals how, despite nationalisms, religious rivalry, and personal ambition, archaeology since Napoleon's time has excavated important sites and developed scientific methods to explore them. Leading seller of Christian books, Bibles, gifts, homeschool products, church supplies, DVDs, toys and more. Everything Christian for Less for over 40 years.


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