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Pitts, Andrew W.

Overview
Works: 17 works in 60 publications in 1 language and 2,510 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Editor, Author, Contributor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Andrew W Pitts
Christian origins and greco-roman culture : social and literary contexts for the New Testament by Stanley E Porter( )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Christian Origins and Greco-Roman Culture, Stanley Porter and Andrew Pitts assemble an international team of scholars whose work has focused on reconstructing the social matrix for earliest Christianity through the use of Greco-Roman materials and literary forms. Each essay moves forward the current understanding of how primitive Christianity situated itself in relation to evolving Hellenistic culture
The language of the New Testament : context, history, and development by Stanley E Porter( )

10 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, Stanley E. Porter and Andrew W. Pitts assemble an international team of scholars whose work has focused on the Greek language of the earliest Christians. Each essay moves forward the current understanding of the context, history or development of the language of the New Testament. The first section of the volume focuses on the social contexts and registers that provide the environment for language use and selection. The second section deals with issues surrounding the history of the Greek language and how its development has impacted the Greek found within the New Testament
Fundamentals of New Testament textual criticism by Stanley E Porter( )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides a student-level overview of the foundational elements necessary to grasp textual criticism of the New Testament, also addressing such issues as canonical formation and translation theory. Stanley Porter and Andrew Pitts cover a range of topics related to New Testament textual criticism, including appropriate definitions, the canon, the manuscripts of the New Testament, and the best methodologies for determining the original reading when manuscripts disagree. They also provide a history of the various editions of the New Testament with a how-to guide for using and understanding them. The end of each chapter includes a list of key vocabulary and a select bibliography, making this text especially useful for teachers and students. An appendix introduces students to the tools of textual criticism and invites discussion on how they might use textual criticism in a future classroom or ministry setting
Paul and the Greco-Roman philosophical tradition by Andrew W Pitts( Book )

6 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume provides a fresh examination of the relationship of Greco-Roman philosophy to Pauline Christianity and an in-depth look at different approaches currently employed by scholars who draw upon philosophical settings in the ancient world to inform their understanding of Paul. The book is divided into two sections, one consisting of essays that situate Greco-Roman philosophy as a social setting for Pauline Christianity, and one consisting of exegetical studies dealing with various passages where motifs emerging from ancient philosophical culture provide illumination. The chapters summarize the state of the discussion on Paul's relationship to the Greco-Roman philosophical tradition, examine obstacles to positioning Paul in relation to ancient philosophy, compare different approaches, and compile the diverse methodologies into a single comparative study. It then interrogates several philosophical motifs for the exegetical insights that they may yield when interpreting Paul's letters
Christian origins and Hellenistic Judaism : social and literary contexts for the New Testament( Book )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Christian Origins and Hellenistic Judaism, Stanley E. Porter and Andrew W. Pitts assemble an international team of scholars whose work has focused on reconstructing the social matrix for earliest Christianity through reference to Hellenistic Judaism and its literary forms
The language and literature of the New Testament : essays in honor of Stanley E. Porter's 60th birthday( Book )

6 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"La 4e de couverture indique : In The Language and Literature of the New Testament, a team of international scholars assembles to honor the academic career of New Testament scholar Stanley E. Porter. Over the years Porter has distinguished himself in a wide range of sub-disciplines within New Testament Studies. The contents of this book represent these diverse scholarly interests, ranging from canon and textual criticism to linguistics, other interpretive methodologies, Jesus and the Gospels, and Pauline studies."
Christian origins and the establishment of the early Jesus movement( Book )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian Origins and the Establishment of the Early Jesus Movement' explores the events, people, and writings surrounding the founding of the early Jesus movement in the mid to late first century. The essays are divided into four parts, focused upon the movement?s formation, the production of its early Gospels, description of the Jesus movement itself, and the Jewish mission and its literature. This collection of essays includes chapters by a global cast of scholars from a variety of methodological and critical viewpoints, and continues the important Early Christianity in its Hellenistic Context series
Ancient education and early Christianity( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La 4e de couverture indique : "What was the relationship of ancient education to early Christianity ? This volume provides an in-depth look at different approaches currently employed by scholars who draw upon educational settings in the ancient world to inform their historical research in Christian origins. The book is divided into two sections : one consisting of essays on education in the ancient world, and one consisting of exegetical studies dealing with various passages where motifs emerging from ancient educational culture provide illumination. The chapters summarize the state of the discussion on ancient education in classical and biblical studies, examine obstacles to arriving at a comprehensive theory of early Christianity's relationship to ancient education, compare different approaches, and compile the diverse methodologies into one comparative study. Several educational motifs are integrated in order to demonstrate the exegetical insights that they may yield when utilized in New Testament historical investigation and interpretation."
Christian origins and the establishment of the early Jesus movement( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian origins and the establishment of the early Jesus movement( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early Christianity in its Hellenistic context( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Language of the New Testament: Context, History, and Development (Linguistic Biblical Studies) by Andrew W Pitts( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Early Christianity in its hellenistic context( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Early Christianity in its Hellenistic context( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tuto prōton ginōschontes hoti in 2 Peter 1:20 and Hellenistic epistolary convention by Stanley E Porter( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The language of the New Testament : context, history, and development( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Paul and Hellenistic eduation : assessing early literacy and rhetorical influences by Andrew W Pitts( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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English (60)