The course will deal with the following topics: 1) General Introduction to the Acts: Authorship, Date, Various Sources, Literary Forms and Structure of the Book. 2) A close look into the Content of the Acts; analysis of each chapter. 3) Theological aspects of the Acts: Christology, Ecclesiology and Pneumatology.
R.E. BROWN, Introduction to New Testament, Theological Publication of India, Bangalore, 2002; J.A. FITZMYER, The Acts of the Apostles, The New Translation with Introduction and Commentary, in AB, Doubleday, New York, 1998; J.C. LENTZ, Luke’s Portrait of Paul, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1993; J.M. O’CONNOR, Paul: His Story, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2004; J. ZMIJEWSKI, Atti degli Apostoli, Editrice Morcelliana, Brescia, 2006; W. S. KURZ, Acts of the Apostles, Baker, Grand Rapids, 2013.