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Grant, Robert M. (Robert McQueen) 1917-2014

Overview
Works: 122 works in 782 publications in 6 languages and 27,949 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Introductions  Biography  Sources  Apocryphal and legendary literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Dedicatee, Translator, Contributor, Author of introduction, Honoree
Classifications: BT1390, 281.1
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Most widely held works by Robert M Grant
Augustus to Constantine; the thrust of the Christian movement into the Roman world by Robert M Grant( Book )

33 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 1,944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Beginning with the death of Augustus, the first Roman emperor, in 14 A.D. and ending with the death of the first Christian emperor, Constantine, in 337 A.D., this study of early Christianity brings to life the religious, political, and cultural developments through which the faith of a Jewish sect became the religion of the Roman empire. First published in 1970, Grant's classic is enhanced with a new foreword by Margaret M. Mitchell, which assesses its importance and puts the reader in touch with the advances of current research."--Jacket
Gnosticism and early Christianity by Robert M Grant( Book )

62 editions published between 1859 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 1,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short history of the interpretation of the Bible by Robert M Grant( Book )

42 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in English and Korean and held by 1,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today's interest in the question of the meaning of Scripture has roots in controversies as old as the Christian Church itself. This book examines the principal methods which Christians have used to interpret the Bible, with attention to their effect on the life and thought of the Church. Its concern is with the times at which significantly new developments took place--beginning with the interpretation of the Old Testament by Jesus and Paul. Special attention is given to the early and formative period of Christian history, followed by consideration of the schools of Alexandria and Antioch, the medieval period, the Reformation, the Enlightenment, the nineteenth century and a final chapter on recent developments
A historical introduction to the New Testament by Robert M Grant( Book )

35 editions published between 1963 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gods and the one God by Robert M Grant( Book )

15 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early Christianity and society : seven studies by Robert M Grant( Book )

21 editions published between 1977 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of early Christian literature by Edgar J Goodspeed( Book )

29 editions published between 1942 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The formation of the New Testament by Robert M Grant( Book )

22 editions published between 1965 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailed analyses of early Christian and Gnostic writings indicating how the apocryphal documents were gradually separated from the generally accepted books
Gnosticism; a source book of heretical writings from the early Christian period by Robert M Grant( Book )

27 editions published between 1961 and 1978 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eusebius as church historian by Robert M Grant( Book )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early Christian doctrine of God by Robert M Grant( Book )

19 editions published between 1966 and 1979 in English and French and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret sayings of Jesus by Robert M Grant( Book )

22 editions published between 1960 and 1993 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In The Secret Sayings of Jesus, Robert Grant and David Noel Freedman offer a modern translation of the Gospel of Thomas, along with a judicious and revealing commentary on each saying."--Inside jacket
The earliest lives of Jesus by Robert M Grant( Book )

17 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second-century Christianity : a collection of fragments by Robert M Grant( Book )

18 editions published between 1941 and 2003 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"First appearing in 1946, Robert Grant's Second-Century Christianity provides source materials from second-century pagan witnesses, Christian churches, and movements that later became known as heretical - offering an inside look into the growth and spread of Christianity during the second century. Raising to the forefront the paramount issues and concerns during the period, Grant's expanded collection of primary documents brings the reader into the very arenas in which Christianity was being discussed and provides a firsthand encounter with what churches were facing as the movement spread."--Jacket
The Apostolic Fathers; a new translation and commentary by Robert M Grant( Book )

28 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and Italian and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek apologists of the second century by Robert M Grant( Book )

14 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesus after the Gospels : the Christ of the second century by Robert M Grant( Book )

11 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irenaeus of Lyons by Robert M Grant( Book )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study offers new translations of significant parts of his work, critically based on a complete reconstruction of the original Greek in the French series Sources Chretiennes
Early Christians and animals by Robert M Grant( Book )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading religions in the ancient world : essays presented to Robert McQueen Grant on his 90th birthday( Book )

10 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part Three: Patristic Studies A sixth-century plea against religious violence : Romanos on Elijah I. William Countryman
 
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A short history of the interpretation of the Bible
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Languages
English (423)

French (37)

Italian (9)

Korean (3)

Japanese (2)

German (1)

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A short history of the interpretation of the BibleGods and the one GodEusebius as church historianSecond-century Christianity : a collection of fragmentsIrenaeus of LyonsEarly Christians and animalsReading religions in the ancient world : essays presented to Robert McQueen Grant on his 90th birthday