A selection of the most important sources for the cultural and political context of the early Roman Empire and the New Testament writings, Roman Imperial Texts includes freshly translated public speeches, official inscriptions, annals, essays, poems, and documents of veiled protest from the Empire’s subject peoples.
Part 1. Divine Sons and Their Gospels, Augustus • Tiberius • Caligula • Claudius • Nero • Vespasian • Titus • Domitian
Part 2. Identity in Community, Sample Letters from the Mediterranean World • Documents from Collegia and Synagogues • Cities of the New Testament World
Part 3. The Eternal City and Its Hold on the World
Praise for Rome • Voices of Dissent • Hidden Transcripts
Glad to see this out!