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Ablution, Initiation, and Baptism Late Antiquity, Early by David Hellholm

By David Hellholm

The current quantity is the results of a global collaboration of researchers who're first-class inside their respective fields: interpretation of texts, experiences of rites, archaeology, structure, background of paintings, and cultural anthropology. They met for 2 meetings to debate the importance of rites of ablution, initiation, and baptism and their interpretation in past due Antiquity, Early Judaism, and Early Christianity. the amount establishes a brand new overseas ordinary of analysis inside those fields of scholarship.

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In addition to thanking committee members and participants for their suggestions we want to express our gratitude to the following colleagues, who recommended scholars to be invited to take part in this undertaking: Professors Amy-Jill Levine (Vanderbilt), Friedrich Avemarie (Marburg), Joseph Verheyden (Leuven), and Stig Frøyshov (Oslo). In spite of the generous support by our sponsors, most expenses were to a large extent self-financed by the participants. 35 Download Date | 6/11/14 7:15 PM Preface xlvii the contributions, has been a source of encouragement and satisfaction for the Organizing Committee as well as for the editors of these volumes.

1. Neutestamentlicher Befund ............................................................ 2. –3. ) ............................... 3. Taufrituale im 4. Jh........................................................................... 1396 3. Ritualwissenschaftliche Annäherungen ................................................. 1. Transformation – Liminalität ......................................................... 2. Embodiment – Habitus ...................................................................

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