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5 Resources for Starting Your Greco-Roman Backgrounds Journey

5 Resources for Starting Your Greco-Roman Backgrounds Journey

The world of the New Testament is set within the larger framework of an established Greco-Roman society. This culture, consisting of specific social, religious, philosophical, and literary nuances, influenced and informed the early people and events of the Christian community. Not having a grasp of backgrounds severely limits one’s ability to fully grasp the significance of the early Christian witness. The world of the New Testament was set within an emerging Roman empire.