Shepherd of Hermas : a commentary / by Carolyn Osiek ; [print]

By: Osiek, Carolyn [author]Contributor(s): Koester, Helmut, 1926- [editor.]Material type: TextTextSeries: Hermeneia--a critical and historical commentary on the Bible: Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Fortress Press, (c)1999Description: xxi, 292 pages ; 25 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0800660633; 9780800660635Subject(s): Hermas, active 2nd century. Shepherd -- Commentaries | Christian Church HistoryLOC classification: BS2900.S547 1999Online resources: Copyright permission request form. COPYRIGHT NOT covered - Click this link to request copyright permission: https://ciu.libwizard.com/f/copyright-requestsSummary: Extremely popular in its time, The Shepherd of Hermas is a second-century work often used for instruction of catechumens, and in fact, is widely regarded as scripture. In it Hermas, a rich freed slave whose wealth was not always lawfully obtained, undergoes and relates several visions (including one from an angel disguised as a shepherd), repents, and offers advice on Christian teaching and behavior. Comprehensive and careful, Carolyn Osiek's is the only full-length commentary on "The Shepherd" in English. Hermas's revelations afford us glimpses of religious imagination, social world, and moral ideals among early second-century Roma AMAZON https://www.amazon.com/Shepherd-Hermas-Commentary-Hermeneia-Historical/dp/0800660633/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=9780800660635&qid=1632074082&sr=8-1
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Link to source of summary Extremely popular in its time, The Shepherd of Hermas is a second-century work often used for instruction of catechumens, and in fact, is widely regarded as scripture. In it Hermas, a rich freed slave whose wealth was not always lawfully obtained, undergoes and relates several visions (including one from an angel disguised as a shepherd), repents, and offers advice on Christian teaching and behavior.

Comprehensive and careful, Carolyn Osiek's is the only full-length commentary on "The Shepherd" in English. Hermas's revelations afford us glimpses of religious imagination, social world, and moral ideals among early second-century Roma AMAZON

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