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By David L. Eastman

This ebook for the 1st time collects a few of the old debts of the martydoms of Peter and Paul, which quantity greater than a dozen, besides greater than 40 references to the martyrdoms from early Christian literature. finally a extra entire photograph of the traditions in regards to the deaths of Peter and Paul is ready to emerge.


  • Greek, Latin, and Syriac debts from antiquity translated into English
  • Introductions and notes for every text
  • Original texts are produced on dealing with pages for specialists

David L. Eastman is affiliate Professor of faith at Ohio Wesleyan college. He s the writer of of Paul the Martyr: The Cult of the Apostle within the Latin West (Society of Biblical Literature) and a contributor to the Society of Biblical Literature’s Bible Odyssey site. he's additionally co-chair of the Society of Biblical Literature unit Inventing Christianity: Apostolic Fathers, Apologists, and Martyrs.

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