Friday, 24 May 2019
Francesco Pieri, Andrew Brian McGowan: Presentation and discussion of «Il culto cristiano dei primi secoli. Uno sguardo sociale, storico e teologico», EDB Bologna 2019
This is the bright new Italian edition of Andrew McGowan's «Ancient Christian Worship. Early Church practices in social, historical, historical and theological perspective», Baker Academic, Grand Rapids (MI) 2014.Translation and adaptation to the Italian public was made by Francesco Pieri. Without altering the original exposition, this edition has consistently enlarged the alleged texts from jewish patristic, and apocryphal sources. Bibliography has been upgraded to include some more recent studies, especially those available in Italian. This edition also includes a set of pictures concerning some early christian archaeological evidences.