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Slaves and Benefactors: A Social-Scientific Investigation Of Luke 22:21-27

Southall, Susan (2014) Slaves and Benefactors: A Social-Scientific Investigation Of Luke 22:21-27. Master of Arts (major thesis) thesis, UNSPECIFIED.

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This thesis examines the roles of benefaction and servitude in the Roman imperial context, to determine how Luke sees spiritual authority and Holy Spirit power as contrasted with Roman domination and greatness, showing how honour comes through humility for Jesus' disciples.

Item Type: Theses (Master of Arts (major thesis))
Repository Version: Author's Final Manuscript
Keywords: Benefactors, Slavery in antiquity, Childhood, Luke, Judas, Benefaction, Roman emperor, children in antiquity
Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220401 Christian Studies (incl. Biblical Studies and Church History)
Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970122 Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Type of Activity: Pure Basic Research
Subjects: B - New Testament
College/Association with University of Divinity: UFT-JTC: United Faculty of Theology - Jesuit Theological College
Depositing User: Dr Suman Kashyap
Date Deposited: 27 Mar 2014 03:35
Last Modified: 27 Mar 2014 03:35
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/1349

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