restricted access   Volume 21, Number 2, Summer 2013

Table of Contents


A Jewish Critique of Christianity from Second-Century Alexandria: Revisiting the Jew Mentioned in Contra Celsum

pp. 151-175

The Speech Act of Swearing: Gregory of Nazianzus’s Oath in Poema 2.1.2 in Context

pp. 177-207

Watchful Greeks and Lazy Romans: Disciplining Sleep in Late Antiquity

pp. 209-239

The Matriarch as Model: Sarah, the Cult of the Saints, and Social Control in a Syriac Homily of Pseudo-Ephrem

pp. 241-259

Living above Gender: Insights from Saint Maximus the Confessor

pp. 261-290

Book Forum

Sacred Violence: African Christians and Sectarian Hatred in the Age of Augustine by Brent D. Shaw (review)

pp. 291-293

Martyrology and the Paideia of Violence: Brent Shaw on the Realities of Christian Demolition

pp. 294-298

Violent Words, Violent Ways : Brent Shaw on Catholics, Donatists, and Jews in Late Roman North Africa

pp. 298-301

An Inventory of Differences: Reply to Reviewers

pp. 302-309

Book Reviews

Early Libyan Christianity: Uncovering a North African Tradition by Thomas C. Oden (review)

pp. 311-312

Palladius of Helenopolis: The Origenist Advocate by Demetrios S. Katos (review)

pp. 312-314

The Case against Diodore and Theodore: Texts and Their Contexts by John Behr (review)

pp. 314-315

Irenaeus of Lyons and the Theology of the Holy Spirit by Anthony Briggman (review)

pp. 316-318

Books Received

pp. 319-321