What is it about?
This article argues that knowledge of ancient mapmaking helps us understand Paul's words about his travel plans, and makes sense of the geographical scope of his mission.
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Why is it important?
Understanding ancient maps helps us place Paul's travels within a broader view of his sense of call and the networks of early Jesus-followers.
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This page is a summary of: Paul’s Map and Territory: Rethinking the Work of the Apostle in Light of Ancient Cartography, Horizons in Biblical Theology, April 2020, Brill, DOI: 10.1163/18712207-12341404.
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