30 April 2015
Notes and other materials will be posted after the class has been held.Downloads:
Additional reading and links from this lesson:
- Lesson 26 notes (PDF)
- Lesson 26 handout (PDF)
- Lesson 26 slideshow (PPSX) | printable version (PDF)
- The Pastoral Epistles may have been written as a reaction to a form of Pauline Christianity that encouraged asceticism and female leadership. A major apocryphal Christian text that advanced these teaching was the Acts of Paul and Thecla. Read William Hone’s 1820 translation of this work.