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By Heidi J. Hornik,Mikeal C. Parsons

Charting the theological and cultural efficiency of Acts around the timespan of Christian heritage, this paintings of profound scholarship unearths the entire quantity of the recent testomony book’s non secular, inventive, literary, and political influence.

  • Reveals the impact of Acts at key turning issues within the heritage of the Christian church
  • Traces the wealthy and sundry creative and cultural historical past rooted in Acts, from song to literature
  • Analyzes the political importance of the publication as a touchstone within the church’s exterior relations
  • Provides particular observation at the exegesis of Acts down the centuries

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