Luke-Acts and 'Tragic History': Communicating Gospel with by DooHee Lee

By DooHee Lee

This quantity is the results of an interdisciplinary examine that delves into either old historiography and the recent testomony. DooHee Lee surveys features of the 'tragic heritage' sort hired by means of historic Greek, Jewish, and Latin historians resembling Herodotus, Thucydides, Phylarchus, Polybius, Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Josephus, Livy and extra. Readers will examine what the 'tragic heritage' kind is ready and the way well known it was once between historical historians. After this, the writer examines how Luke-Acts adopts this actual historiographical type as a good technique of conversation of the Gospel message to the realm. total, this publication will allow its readers to adventure historical past and the hot testomony at the same time. Many tales excerpted and defined via DooHee Lee could be attention-grabbing to readers normally in addition to to researchers of Greco-Roman historiography and the hot Testament.

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