"Without doubt, this will become a major reference tool and a number of the chapters will find their way onto reading lists for classes studying early Christianity." --Paul Foster, Expository Times 12/01/2010
"...this book is a treasure trove. The editors have assembled an impressive bench of contributors and they tackle a staggering array of subjects...This hefty and wonderful volume reminds us just how preposterous an unnecessarily adamantine view of Christianity is and ever war." --Jonathan Wright, Catholic Herald 23/02/2009
About the Author
Susan Ashbrook Harvey is Willard Prescott and Annie McClelland Smith Professor of Religious Studies at Brown University, Providence, RI. David G. Hunter is Cottrill-Rolfes Professor of Catholic Studies at the University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY.