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Christian Origins and Freelance Experts
Religion Faculty Publications
  • Heidi Wendt, Wright State University - Main Campus
Document Type
Abstract
Publication Date
11-1-2016
Disciplines
Abstract

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.

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Presented at the Westar Fall National Meeting, San Antonio, TX, November 18-22, 2016.

Citation Information
Heidi Wendt. "Christian Origins and Freelance Experts" (2016)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/heidi_wendt/9/