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For nearly three hundred years, the dominant development in New testomony interpretation has been to learn the Acts of the Apostles as a record that argues for the political hazard of harmonious co-existence among 'Rome' and the early Christian stream. Kavin Rowe argues that the time is lengthy late for a classy, severely confident reappraisal.

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