The Religious Context of Early Christianity. A Guide to Graeco-Roman Religions,
Humphries, Mark and Klauck, Hans-Josef (2004) The Religious Context of Early Christianity. A Guide to Graeco-Roman Religions,. Irish Theological Quarterly, 69 . pp. 316-317.
This book (an English translation of Die religiÃ¶se Umwelt des Urchristentums [2 vols, Stuttgart 1995-1996]) presents a survey of Graeco-Roman religions aimed at theology students seeking to understand the pagan religious background to the emergence of the Church. Judaism is explicitly excluded because its relationship with Christianity was âquite different (because much closer)
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