Christian Origins and Freelance ExpertsReligion Faculty Publications
The early Roman Empire was populated by numerous self-authorized or “freelance” experts—magi, astrologers, prophets, diviners, philosophers, and so forth—who shared a number of characteristics with Paul and later authorities on Jesus.
Citation InformationHeidi Wendt. "Christian Origins and Freelance Experts" (2016)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/heidi_wendt/9/