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Journal of Greco-Roman Christianity and Judaism 3 (2006)
Edited by Stanley E. Porter, Matthew Brook O'Donnell, Wendy J. Porter

This is the third volume of the hard-copy edition of a journal that has been published online ( since 2000. Volume 1 was for 2000, Volume 2 was for 2001-2005, and Volume 3 is for 2006. As they appear, the hardcopy editions will replace the online materials.

The scope of JGRChJ is the texts, language and cultures of the Graeco-Roman world of early Christianity and Judaism.The papers published in JGRChJ are designed to pay special attention to the 'larger picture' of politics, culture, religion and language,engaging as well with modern theoretical approaches.

Stanley E. Porter is President and Dean, and Professor of New Testament, at McMaster Divinity College, Hamilton, Ontario.
Matthew Brook O'Donnell is Director of Research and Development for, and Adjunct Professor at McMaster Divinity College, Hamilton, Ontario.
Wendy J. Porter is Director of Music and Worship at McMaster Divinity College, Hamilton, Ontario.

Series: Journal of Greco-Roman Christianity and Judaism, 3
1-905048-58-0, 978-1-905048-58-8 hardback
Publication February 2007

Craig A. Evans
Messianic Hopes and Messianic Figures in Late Antiquity

Richard Van Egmond
The Messianic 'Son of David' in Matthew

Ronald Weed
Aristotle on Justice (dikaiosune): Character, Action and Some Pauline Counterparts

Michael Wojciechowski
Paul and Plutarch on Boasting

Barry F. Parker
Romans 7 and the Split between Judaism and Christianity

Craig S. Keener
Paul's 'Friends' the Asiarchs (Acts 19.31)

Lois K. Fuller
The 'Genitive Absolute' in New Testament / Hellenistic Greek: A Proposal for Clearer Understanding

Jonathan M. Watt
Contextual Disconnection in Bart Ehrman's Lost Christianities

Sean A. Adams
Luke's Preface and its Relationship to Greek Historiography: A Response to Loveday Alexander

Robert Stephen Reid
Ad Herennium Argument Strategies in 1 Corinthians