Corinth, one of the most fascinating centers of the early Christian movement, is explored in this study through both literary and archaeological means. This book presents the evidence of thirty-three Greek and Latin authors and is arranged and presented chronologically from the first century B.C.E. to the second century C.E. discussing theancient texts, Paul's relation and visit to Corinth based on edicts, the archaeology of Corinth and a discussion of Corinthian bronze.
This third revised and expanded edition includes new textual and archaeological material based on continuing research on Corinth. The text of previous editions has been thoroughly revised in the interest of greater clarity and accuracy. The edition also includes updated maps and plans of the region.