In Stone and Story

Early Christianity in the Roman World


Chapter 9: Death & Life

Discussion Questions

  1. What are some similarities and differences between Isis-devotion and early Jesus-devotion? Link your ideas to particular texts of the New Testament.
  2. What aspects of the “Corinthian” understanding of the resurrection did Paul address in 1 Corinthians? Does the “Corinthian” view of resurrection have much of a foothold today?