From Rome to Beijing: Symposia on Robert Jewett's Commentary by Robert Jewett,K. K. Yeo,K. K. Yeo

By Robert Jewett,K. K. Yeo,K. K. Yeo

the aim of this quantity, FROM ROME TO BEIJING, is to checklist a roundtable dialogue within which students from worldwide provided their checks of Robert Jewett’s ground-breaking Romans observation. it truly is specially worthwhile in mild of Jewett’s exegetical, rhetorical, socio-scientific, theological, and political readings of Romans; it additionally presents a platform for students who wanted to build gospel messages in connection with their cultural contexts or the fashionable international, as those students grapple with the insights or hermeneutical matters urged through the remark at the e-book of Romans.
In November 2006, Robert Jewett released the result of his occupation examine of Romans within the 1100-page ROMANS statement. Deeply acquainted with the complete diversity of questions and interpretations of Paul’s letter to the Romans, Jewett's statement explored the an important and controverted passages that experience constantly lively experiences of Romans. Jewett additionally integrated the fascinating new insights from archaeology of the town of Rome, social heritage of early Christianity, social-scientific paintings on early Christianity, and the translation and reception of Paul's letter throughout the ages.
The first observation to interpret Romans in the imperial context, Jewett’s landmark observation, twenty-five years within the making, set the traditional for interpretation of Romans for the subsequent iteration. Now FROM ROME TO BEIJING deals the significant other ebook to all who could interact in a radical examine of Romans.

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