The Epidaurian Miracle Inscriptions
Language: en
Pages: 155
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Society of Biblical Literature

The Epidaurian Miracle Inscriptions
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Lynn R. LiDonnici
Categories: Aesculapius (Greek deity)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher:

Disability Studies and Biblical Literature
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: C. Moss
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-09 - Publisher: Springer

The primary aim of this volume is to synthesize the two fields of disability studies and biblical studies. It illustrates how academic or critical biblical scho
Language: en
Pages: 494
Authors: F. Young
Categories: Christian literature, Early
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Peeters Publishers

Papers presented at the Fourteenth International Conference on Patristic Studies held in Oxford 2003 (see also Studia Patristica 40, 41, 42 and 43). The success
Where Dreams May Come (2 vol. set)
Language: en
Pages: 1130
Authors: Gil Renberg
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-01 - Publisher: BRILL

In this book, Gil H. Renberg analyzes in detail the vast range of sources for “incubation,” dream-divination at a divinity’s sanctuary or shrine, beginnin
Recognizing Miracles in Antiquity and Beyond
Language: en
Pages: 450
Authors: Maria Gerolemou
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-23 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

In recent years, scholars have extensively explored the function of the miraculous and wondrous in ancient narratives, mostly pondering on how ancient authors v
Magical Practice in the Latin West
Language: en
Pages: 737
Authors: Richard Lindsay Gordon
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: BRILL

Most studies of Graeco-Roman magic focus on the Greek texts. Stimulated by important recent finds of Latin curse-tablets, this collection of essays for the firs
Truly Beyond Wonders
Language: en
Pages: 342
Authors: Alexia Petsalis-Diomidis
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-04 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

In Truly Beyond Wonders Alexia Petsalis-Diomidis investigates texts and material evidence associated with healing pilgrimage in the Roman empire during the seco
Thesaurus Cultus Et Rituum Antiquorum (ThesCRA).
Language: de
Pages: 456
Authors: Antoine Hermary
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher:

The Old Testament Miracle-workers in Early Judaism
Language: en
Pages: 380
Authors: Erkki Koskenniemi
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Mohr Siebeck

"Erkki Koskenniemi analyzes the most important early Jewish texts, which attribute miracles to people mentioned in the Old Testament. His study is relevant for