Malta (Μελίτη, Melitē; alternately Μελιτήνη, Melitēnē; or Μιλήτη, Milētē). An island in the central Mediterranean Sea south of Sicily and Italy. In the book of Acts, Paul is shipwrecked on Malta while on his way to Rome for his hearing before the emperor.
Paul the Apostle
Paul the Apostle, Critical Issues
Paul the Apostle, Critical Issues Examines scholarly topics related to the Apostle Paul, including:• the extent of the Pauline corpus;• the doctrine of justification by faith;• identification of Paul’s opponents;• Paul’s views regarding women;• the teachings of Paul and Jesus; and• cultural influences