Date of Award
Master of Arts (Christian Scripture) - MA (CSc)
First Advisor/Committee Member
John R. Levison, Ph.D., Professor of New Testament
Bible Acts xvii 22-31
This MA thesis argues that Paul's speech to the Athenians in Acts 17:22-31 includes biblical allusions, as well as concepts and turns of phrase that bear a strong resemblance to those of other Hellenistic Jewish texts, especially those related to the breath of life.
Horst, William Russell, "Paul, the Athenians, and the Breath of Life: Acts 17:22-31" (2011). Theses and Dissertations. 3.