in Contexts: An Exploration across Cultures and Continents.
In the Vatican daily, a detailed and critical analysis of King's research by leading Coptic scholar Alberto Camplani accompanies a column by the newspaper's editor, Giovanni Maria Vian, who is a historian of early Christianity
The Making of Paul: Constructions of the Apostle in Early Christianity
The newspaper, L'Osservatore Romano, published an article on Thursday by leading Coptic scholar Alberto Camplani and an accompanying editorial by the newspaper's editor, Giovanni Maria Vian, an expert in early Christianity
, the Washington Post reported.
THE GNOSTICS: MYTH, RITUAL, AND DIVERSITY IN EARLY CHRISTIANITY
THE JESUS DISCOVERY: THE NEW ARCHAEOLOGICAL FIND THAT REVEALS THE BIRTH OF CHRISTIANITY outlines a major archaeological discovery that changes ideas about Jesus and early Christianity
, and comes from a renowned biblical scholar and an award-winning documentary filmmaker who team up to present the archaeological evidence directly connected to Jesus' first followers.
Chapter 6, "Boundaries, Identity, and Labels," reviews and refutes the various ways that scholars have attempted to blur the clear boundary between early Christianity
and ancient Judaism.
He said: "It's still very early days but there will be breakthroughs in terms of our understanding of early Christianity
Make no mistake that the reality of this is very real, from people who in early Christianity
were willing to be torn apart in Roman arenas for their faith to people today being set free from all kinds of addictions and diseases, living dramatically changed lives.
Scholars of early Christianity
are in agreement that interest in the mother of Jesus was mostly initiated by the need to clarify the church's teachings about the nature of Christ, his relationship with God, and the salvation Christ accomplished.
Charles Freeman, A New History of Early Christianity
What sets Dacy's work apart from the voluminous secondary research on the topic is the way she has collected the evidence: Dacy maps a series of "separations" between early Christianity
and Judaism that can be distinctly analysed, but that also in some ways overlap.