Monday, December 10, 2018

Hurtado reviews Fredriksen, When Christians were Jews

LARRY HURTADO: “When Christians were Jews”: Paula Fredriksen on “The First Generation.”
Paula Fredriksen’s latest book is a readable, well-paced narrative of the first decades of what became Christianity, with lots of particular good points made: When Christians Were Jews: The First Generation (Yale University Press, 2018). Intended for a wide readership, the main emphases of the book build upon (and the notes make frequent reference to) her earlier and more detailed studies ...
But he has disagreements.

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