Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing Inc. (March 30, 2007)
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Early Christianity and old Astrology explores a number of responses to astrology, the most well-liked kind of divination between early Christians in Greco-Roman antiquity. After a quick assessment of old astrological concept and a survey of polemical responses to it, this ebook records situations during which early Christian writers and groups included astrology definitely into their ideals and practices. This learn is of curiosity to scholars of early Christianity and of Greco-Roman faith and to these curious about interfaith kin or with problems with Christian cohesion and variety. it truly is fairly prompt to be used in classes at the historical past of Christianity and at the religions of Greco-Roman antiquity.