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The Jews among the Greeks and Romans

A Diasporan Sourcebook

by Margaret Williams

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Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Sources,
  • History: World,
  • Ancient - General,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Rome,
  • Greece,
  • Jewish - Ancient,
  • History / Ancient / General,
  • 70-638,
  • Europe - Greece,
  • 586 B.C.-70 A.D,
  • 586 B.C.-70 A.D.,
  • History,
  • Jews

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7870399M
    ISBN 100801859387
    ISBN 109780801859380

    OCLC Number: Description: , [1] p.: ill. (1 double) ; 21 cm. Contents: Greek religious concepts --Roman religious concepts --Greek and Roman concepts of race --Sketch of Jewish history between Nebuchadnezzar and Constantine --Internal development of the Jews during the Persian period --The first contact between Greek and Jew --Egypt --Jews in Ptolemaic Egypt --The struggle.   The opinions of ancient Greeks and Romans about Jews cover the entire range from extremely positive to extremely negative. The philosopher Theophrastus (4th-3rd centuries BCE/BC), a disciple of Aristotle, wrote about the Jews: “Being philosophers by race, they converse with each other about the deity, and at night-time they make observations of the stars, gazing at them and calling on .

    The New Testament describes Greek Jews as a separate community from the Jews of Judaea, and the Jews of Greece did not participate in the First Jewish-Roman War or later conflicts. The Jews of Thessaloniki, speaking a dialect of Greek, and living a Hellenized existence, were joined by a new Jewish colony in the 1st century AD. It is at this point accordingly that a study of the Jews among the Greeks and Romans may properly end. The Sources. Even for laymen it has become a matter of great interest to know upon what material the statements are based which scientists and scholars present to them.

    Jewish Life and Thought Among Greeks and Romans is a truly valuable compendium of primary source readings that will greatly assist the reader in having a more developed and holistic understanding of the period. It is a highly scholarly work that is nonetheless very accessible to all believers who desire to better understand the influence of the. OCLC Number: Description: , [1] pages frontispiece, plates (1 double) 21 cm: Contents: Greek religious concepts --Roman religious concepts --Greek and Roman concepts of race --Sketch of Jewish history between Nebuchadnezzar and Constantine --Internal development of the Jews during the Persian period --The first contact between Greek and Jew --Egypt --Jews in Ptolemaic Egypt --The.


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In The Jews among the Greeks and Romans, Margaret Williams assembles, assesses, and contextualizes literary and archaeological evidence relating to Jewish communities outside the land of Israel. The sourcebook covers the period beginning with the Diaspora that resulted from the chaos of Alexander the Great's death in BCE and concluding with the demise of the Jewish Patriarchate Cited by:   High Quality Facsimile Reporduction: Radin, Max, The Jews among the Greeks and Romans [FACSIMILE] Originally published by Philadelphia Jewish Publication Society of America in pages.

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Evidence does exist, however, to show what real Jews were like in antiquity and how they interacted with the Greeks and Romans, both pagan and Christian. In The Jews among the Greeks and Romans, Margaret Williams assembles, assesses, and contextualizes literary and archaeological evidence relating to Jewish communities outside the land of Israel.

Chapter III- Greek and Roman Concepts of Race 48 Chapter IV- Sketch of Jewish History between Nebuchadnezzar and Constantine The Jews Among the Greeks and Romans.

Max Radin. Page 82 - Throughout the entire time, inasmuch as they are philosophers by race, they discuss the nature of the Deity among themselves, The Jews Among the Greeks and Romans Jewish Publ.

Soc. of America. Stud. in Jewish hist. and lit: Author: Max Radin. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. The Jews Among the Greeks and Romans: A Diasporan Sourcebook Margaret Williams No preview available - The Jews among the Greeks and Romans: A Diasporan Sourcebook.

Jews, Jews, Jews, Hellenism Publisher Philadelphia, The Jewish Publication Society of America Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Harvard University Language EnglishPages: Buy The Jews Among the Greeks and Romans: A Diasporan Sourcebook by Williams, Williams, Margaret H.

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The sourcebook covers the period beginning with the Diaspora that resulted from the chaos of Alexander the Great's death in BCE and concluding with /5(4). In the book of Romans, Paul encourages unity as people of God and begs the Jews and Gentiles to have peace and love with not only each other but with everyone in the world.

It was very likely that Paul wrote his letter to the Romans around C.E. while he was on his third missionary journey. An Excerpt from the Book -- The Jews Among the Greeks and Romans We are all familiar with the assertion that both Greeks and Romans of the last pre-Christian century were in a state of complete moral and religious collapse, that polytheism had-been virtually discarded, and that the worn souls of men were actively seeking a new religious principle to take its place.5/5().

PDF book: The Jews Among The Greeks And Romans By Max Radin Excerpt from the author's introduction It is a counsel of perfection that any historical study should be approached with complete detachment.

The Jews, as one of the Mediterranean nations, began to come into close contact with Greek civilization about the time of Alexander the Great. What has been attempted in the foregoing pages is an interpretation of certain facts of Jewish, Roman, and Greek history within a given period.

The literature on the subject is : e-artnow. An Anomalous Jew: Paul among Jews, Greeks, and Romans. Though Paul is often lauded as the first great Christian theologian and a champion for Gentile inclusion in the church, in his own time he was universally regarded as a strange and controversial person.

In this book Pauline scholar Michael Bird 4/5. In "The Jews among the Greeks and Romans," Margaret Williams assembles, assesses, and contextualizes literary and archaeological evidence relating to Jewish communities outside the land of Israel. The sourcebook covers the period beginning with the Diaspora that resulted from the chaos of Alexander the Great's death in BCE and concluding Pages:   To cite just a few examples, Paul writes that salvation is “for the Jew first and also for the Greek” (Rom.

); or, “Jews request a sign, and Greeks seek after wisdom; but we preach Christ crucified, to the Jews a stumbling block and to the Greeks foolishness, but to those who are called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ the power of God.

Romans, Greeks, and Jews: The World of Jesus and the Disciples Sidnie White Crawford University of Nebraska-Lincoln, [email protected] When the book is an ancient book, such as a gospel from the Romans, Greeks, and Jews: Th e World of Jesus and the Disciples.

the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew ). In The Jews among the Greeks and Romans, Margaret Williams assembles, assesses, and contextualizes literary and archaeological evidence relating to Jewish communities outside the land of Israel.

The sourcebook covers the period beginning with the Diaspora that resulted from the chaos of Alexander the Great's death in BCE and concluding with.Jews among Greeks and Romans; An Introduction to the New Testament and the Origins of Christianity. An Introduction to the New Testament and the Origins of Christianity Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection.

An Introduction to the New Testament and the Origins of Christianity. All Things to All Cultures sets Paul in his first-century context and illuminates his interactions with Jews, Greeks, and Romans as he spread the gospel in the Mediterranean world.

In addition to exploring Paul's context and analyzing his letters, the book has chapters on the chronology of Paul's life, the text of the Pauline letters, the scholarly contributions to our understanding of Paul.