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God As Father in Paul - a book by Mengestu, Abera M.

God As Father in Paul

Kinship Language and Identity Formation in Early Christianity

God As Father in Paul( )
Author: Mengestu, Abera M.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Wipf & Stock Publishers
Imprint:Pickwick Publications
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $31.00
Book Description:

God as Father in Paul explores Paul's use of the kinship term Father to refer to God, along with related familial terms (children of God and Christ-followers as brothers and sisters), as part of a study of the use of kinship language in the identity formation of early Christianity. Mengestu argues that these kinship terms are shared modes of identity constructions within the wider textual and cultural settings (the Roman Empire, the Roman Stoic philosophers, the Hebrew Bible, and...
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Detailed Subjects: Religion / Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / New Testament
Religion / Theology
Social Science / Anthropology / General
Religion / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.55 Inches
Book Weight:0.79 Pounds

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