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Introduction to the New Testament

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Walter de Gruyter , New York
Bible. N.T. -- History of contemporary events., Bible. N.T. -- Introduct
StatementHelmut Koester.
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LC ClassificationsBS2410 .K613 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
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Open LibraryOL1121058M
ISBN 103110146932, 3110146924, 3110149710
LC Control Number94047576

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A great introduction to the New Testament. Has lots of detailed information for new readers, and detailed breakdowns of each book in the New Testament which are very helpful in interpreting the symbolism and polyvalent messages. Very useful in reading through the New Testament (seriously) for the first time/5.

Every generation needs a comprehensive, reliable Introduction to the New Testament that opens the biblical text to the novice. Raymond E. Brown's An Introduction to the New Testament is the most trustworthy and authoritative guidebook for a generation seeking to understand the Christian Bible.5/5(5).

Introduction to the New Testament by Louis Berkhof. Coming in at under pages, this book is certainly an introduction to the New Testament. It covers every book in the New Testament, but it does not seek to provide an exhaustive treatment of each of those 27 books. Now with that being said, Berkhof surely covers a ton of terrain in this book.

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Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required/5(14). Amazon Affiliate Disclosure: I receive a percentage of revenue if you buy from Amazon on my blog (at no cost to you). David deSilva has revised my favorite New Testament Introduction, and I wanted to review it again and give it a bit more promotion.

As he says in his preface, deSilva has updated some paragraphs, rewritten others, taken some things out, expanded some sections. Introduction and Timeline. The New Testament consists of 27 separate books, written mainly, though not exclusively, by Apostles of the Lord Jesus teach and testify of the ministry and Atonement of Jesus Christ and the rise of the early Christian Church.

The Bible—the Old and New Testaments—has influenced more people than any other book ever written. Introduction and Timeline. The New Testament consists of 27 separate books, written mainly, though not exclusively, by Apostles of the Lord Jesus Christ.

These books teach and testify of the ministry and Atonement of Jesus Christ and the rise of the early Christian Church. "David deSilva's An Introduction to the New Testament is an ideal textbook for seminary students as well as for pastors and is written by a reputable New Testament scholar who reveals decades of teaching wisdom on every page.

DeSilva's introduction surveys the text of each book with skill and insights, sketches major issues in interpretation, develops methods each Cited by: book may in some small measure be instrumental in leading others to a greater appreciation and an ever better understanding of the New Testament writings, I shall be very grateful indeed.

BERKHOF. Grand Rapids, Mich., Novem 2 Introduction to the New Testament. Introduction to the New Testament.

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Understanding the Bible is foundational for the Christian life. This course aims to introduce you to the New Testament, and its big-picture message. We will explore the historical and thematic developments, assisting you to understand how the different biblical books and message all fit together.

Further 5/5(3). Raymond E. Brown's An Introduction to the New Testament is the most trustworthy and authoritative guidebook for a generation seeking to understand the Christian Bible.

Universally acknowledged as the dean of New Testament scholarship, Father Brown is a master of his discipline at the pinnacle of his career/5(2). An excellent handbook on the introduction to the New Testament, D.A. Carson and Moo offer a systematic and overwhelmingly scholarly work that does a fantastic job at looking at the scholarly opinions, both past and present, on the New Testament books of the Bible/5.

Introduction to the New Testament book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In this volume the late Dr.

Henry C. Thiessen ably sets /5(10). The earliest known complete list of the 27 books of the New Testament is found in a letter written by Athanasius, a 4th-century bishop of Alexandria, dated to AD.

The book New Testament was first formally canonized during the councils. Introduction to the New Testament presents the Published to widespread critical acclaim, this is an impressive and sweeping study of the New Testament canon: the preeminent source of Christian doctrine and the center of scholarly discussion/controversy for s: 0.

By refocusing on the essentials, An Introduction to the New Testament ensures that the New Testament books will be accurately understood within historical settings. For each New Testament document, the authors also provide a substantial summary of that book’s content, discuss the book’s theological contribution 4/5(6).

This large work features basic summaries of each book, a historical overview of the ancient Greco-Roman world, discussions of key theological issues, and the rich supplementary materials, such as illustrative tables, maps, bibliographies, and appendixes.

Introduction to the New Testament () by Raymond E. BrownPages: Nelson's New Testament Survey: Discovering the Essence, Background & Meaning About Every New Testament Book: Burkett, Delbert: An Introduction to the New Testament and the Origins of Christianity: Ehrman, Bart D.

A Brief Introduction to the New Testament: Ehrman, Bart D%(2). Introduction: What Is the New Testament. The New Testament is the second half of the Christian Bible. Christians consider the Old Testament (or Hebrew Bible/Jewish Scriptures) and the New Testament to be the sacred canon of Scripture.

The Old Testament contains 39 books (24 in Hebrew) that were more or less a fixed collection about a century. A modern translation of the Bible. The New Revised Standard Version is recommended.A good study-Bible edition isThe New Oxford Annotated Bible with reputable modern editions, such as The New English Bible, The Jerusalem Bible, or The New International Version, are is meant to exclude old versions, such as theKing James Version or the.

By refocusing on the essentials, An Introduction to the New Testament ensures that the New Testament books will be accurately understood within historical settings. For each New Testament document, the authors also provide a substantial summary of that book's content, discuss the book's theological contribution to the overall canon, and give an.

An Introduction to the New Testament focuses on "special introduction" that is historical questions dealing with authorship, date, sources, purpose, destination, and so forth.

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This approach stands in contrast to recent texts that concentrate more on literary form, rhetorical criticism, and historical parallels—topics the authors don’t minimize, but instead think are.

An Introduction to the New Testament, however, is explicit in doing so. At the book’s heart is the premise that the New Testament itself—in its parts and as a whole—is a pastoral response. Each chapter on the New Testament literature closes with a discussion of the implications for ministry formation.

From a respected commentator comes a meticulously researched, user-friendly introduction to New Testament literature. Approaching Scripture as a historical document necessitating a hands-on critical approach, Boring asserts that the text must be understood in the context of pre-Christian Judaism and the early church.

He then examines each individual bookproviding 4/5(1). In his book, Introduction to the New Testament, Louis Berkhof investigates the history and purpose of the Gospels and Epistles in the New f's sections begin with a brief outline followed by a comprehensive look at the characteristics, authorship, composition, and canonical significance of each New Testament book.

The New Testament is primarily a record of the mortal life, teachings, and Atonement of Jesus Christ, the establishment of His Church, and the ministries of His early disciples as He continued to guide them after His Ascension into heaven.

This lesson is intended to prepare and motivate students to study the New Testament by introducing them to. "David deSilva's An Introduction to the New Testament is an ideal textbook for seminary students as well as for pastors and is written by a reputable New Testament scholar who reveals decades of teaching wisdom on every page.

DeSilva's introduction surveys the text of each book with skill and insights, sketches major issues in interpretation, develops methods each.

From the experience of a lifetime of scholarship, preaching, teaching, and writing, Raymond E. Brown covers the entire scope of the New Testament with ease and clarity. He walks readers book by book through the basic content and issues of the New Testament.

While a wealth of information is contained in these pages, the work’s most impressive features are the basic summaries of each book /5(2).

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Universally acknowledged as the dean of New Testament scholarship, Father Brown is a master of his discipline at the pinnacle of his career.An Introduction to the New Testament focuses on 'special introduction' that is historical questions dealing with authorship, date, sources, purpose, destination, and the like.

This approach stands in contrast to recent texts that concentrate more on literary form, rhetorical criticism, and historical parallels; topics the authors don't minimize, but instead think are better /5(5).Buy An Introduction to the New Testament: Contexts, Methods & Ministry Formation 2nd ed.

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