Acknowledgements 1. Luke-Acts: An Aerial View 2. Historical Inquiry: Composition, Context and Intention 3. Historical Inquiry: Events and People Inside the Text 4 Social Science Scenarios: Where People Think and Live 5. Socio-Rhetorical Texture: Membership in the New People of God 6. Narrative Discourse: Poor and Rich in Christian Community 7. Postcolonial Engagement: Missionary Attitude and Activity 8. Feminist Praxis: 'Both Men and Women' 9. Theological Interchange: 'Saying to One Another' Bibliography Index
V. George Shillington is Professor Emeritus of Biblical and Theological Studies, Canadian Mennonite University, Winnipeg, Canada.