Journals Higher Education



15 May 2008

352 Pages

ISBN: 9780199218547

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Animal Sacrifice in Ancient Greek Religion, Judaism, and Christianity, 100 BC to AD 200

Maria-Zoe Petropoulou

Oxford Classical Monographs

  • Explores the hot question of why the early Christians did not practice animal sacrifice
  • A valuable contribution to the religious history of the eastern Mediterranean during the early Roman empire