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Toxic leadership in Corinth: Paul and Corinth's leadership scandal


14th June 2024

The Temple of Apollo, AdobeStock
Dio Chrysostom's 'Orations' (15th century manuscript Grec 2959, Bibliothèque nationale de France. Source: – public domain)
Babbius Inscription (mentioned above), Corinth (image credit:
‘The Triumph of Aemilius Paulus’ by Carle Vernet (1789) (The Metropolitan Museum of Art; public domain)
Funerary altar for Quintus Sulpicius Celsus showing a mural crown (Capitoline Museum, Rome) © Kimberly Cassibry, used under a Creative Commons licence (CC-BY-NC-4.0)