By author, Zuleika Rodgers, Margaret Daly-Denton, Anne Fitzpatrick Mckinley

Beginning his profession as a student of the recent testomony, Sean Freyne's paintings turned synonymous with the learn of Galilee within the Greek and Roman sessions. His look for a deeper and extra nuanced figuring out of Judaism within the Greek and Roman classes and the advance of the early Christian stream has led him to interface with students in lots of comparable disciplines. for you to do justice to the breadth of Sean Freyne's pursuits, this quantity contains contributions from students within the fields of Archaeology, old background, Classics, Hebrew Bible, Early Judaism, Rabbinic Judaism, Early Christianity, New testomony, and Medieval Judaism. The ensuing quantity demonstrates not just the honoree's interdiciplinary pursuits, but additionally the interconnectedness of those disciplines.

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