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The Resource Religious rivalries and the struggle for success in Sardis and Smyrna, Richard S. Ascough, editor

Religious rivalries and the struggle for success in Sardis and Smyrna, Richard S. Ascough, editor

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Religious rivalries and the struggle for success in Sardis and Smyrna
Title
Religious rivalries and the struggle for success in Sardis and Smyrna
Statement of responsibility
Richard S. Ascough, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume, one in a series of books examining religious rivalries, focuses in detail on the religious dimension of life in two particular Roman cities: Sardis and Smyrna. The essays explore the relationships and rivalries among Jews, Christians, and various Greco-Roman religious groups from the second century bce to the fourth century ce. The thirteen contributors, including seasoned scholars and promising newcomers, bring fresh perspectives on religious life in antiquity. They draw upon a wide range of archaeological, epigraphic, and literary data to investigate the complex web of relati
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Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
200/.939/22
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BL1060
LC item number
.R44 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ascough, Richard S
  • Canadian Corporation for Studies in Religion
Series statement
Studies in Christianity and Judaism/Études sur le christianisme et le judaïsme
Series volume
14
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sardis (Extinct city)
  • İzmir (Turkey)
  • RELIGION
  • TRAVEL
  • Religion
  • Turkey
  • Turkey
  • Christendom
  • Jodendom
Label
Religious rivalries and the struggle for success in Sardis and Smyrna, Richard S. Ascough, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-336) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Spheres of contention, claims of pre-eminence: rivalries among associations in Sardis and Smyrna
  • Philip A. Harland
  • Some astrological motifs in the book of Revelation
  • Tim Hegedus
  • The patriarchs and the zodiac: Revelation 12
  • John W. Marshall
  • Was Roma the Scarlet Harlot? The worship of the goddess Roma in Sardis and Smyrna
  • James Knight
  • "Caring for all the weak": polytheist and Christian charity in Sardis and Smyrna
  • Steven C. Muir
  • Interaction among religious groups in Sardis and Smyrna
  • Martyrdom: in accordance with the gospel
  • Wayne O. McCready
  • Among Gentiles, Jews, and Christians: formation of Christian identity in Melito of Sardis
  • Reidar Aasgaard
  • Acquaintances, supporters, and competitors: evidence of inter-connectedness and rivalry among the religious groups in Sardis
  • Keir E. Hammer and Michele Murray
  • Down the road from Sardis: adaptive religious structures and religious interaction in the ancient city of Priene
  • Michele Murray
  • Urbanization in the Roman east and the inter-religious struggle for success
  • Jack N. Lightstone
  • Richard S. Ascough
  • Religious coexistence, co-operation, competition, and conflict in Sardis and Smyrna
  • Richard S. Ascough
  • Jewish communities in Sardis and Smyrna
  • Lloyd Gaston
  • Christian communities in Sardis and Smyrna
  • Dietmar Neufeld
  • Greco-Roman religions in Sardis and Smyrna
  • Richard S. Ascough
Control code
60572070
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 355 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780889204720
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)60572070
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Religious rivalries and the struggle for success in Sardis and Smyrna, Richard S. Ascough, editor
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-336) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Spheres of contention, claims of pre-eminence: rivalries among associations in Sardis and Smyrna
  • Philip A. Harland
  • Some astrological motifs in the book of Revelation
  • Tim Hegedus
  • The patriarchs and the zodiac: Revelation 12
  • John W. Marshall
  • Was Roma the Scarlet Harlot? The worship of the goddess Roma in Sardis and Smyrna
  • James Knight
  • "Caring for all the weak": polytheist and Christian charity in Sardis and Smyrna
  • Steven C. Muir
  • Interaction among religious groups in Sardis and Smyrna
  • Martyrdom: in accordance with the gospel
  • Wayne O. McCready
  • Among Gentiles, Jews, and Christians: formation of Christian identity in Melito of Sardis
  • Reidar Aasgaard
  • Acquaintances, supporters, and competitors: evidence of inter-connectedness and rivalry among the religious groups in Sardis
  • Keir E. Hammer and Michele Murray
  • Down the road from Sardis: adaptive religious structures and religious interaction in the ancient city of Priene
  • Michele Murray
  • Urbanization in the Roman east and the inter-religious struggle for success
  • Jack N. Lightstone
  • Richard S. Ascough
  • Religious coexistence, co-operation, competition, and conflict in Sardis and Smyrna
  • Richard S. Ascough
  • Jewish communities in Sardis and Smyrna
  • Lloyd Gaston
  • Christian communities in Sardis and Smyrna
  • Dietmar Neufeld
  • Greco-Roman religions in Sardis and Smyrna
  • Richard S. Ascough
Control code
60572070
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 355 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780889204720
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)60572070
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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