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By D A Carson; Douglas J Moo; Leon Morris

The first concentration of An creation to the hot testomony is on what was known as 'special advent' - that's, on historic questions facing authorship, date, assets, function, vacation spot, and so on. numerous fresh books commit greater than this one does to literary shape, rhetorical feedback, and ancient parallels. The authors don't reduce the significance of such subject matters, and so they have brought them the place they at once endure at the topic handy. yet they believe that those subject matters are greater given prolonged remedy in classes on exegesis, in particular the exegesis of specific books. there was an excessive amount of concentrate on those themes on the price of conventional questions of 'introduction,' and this has tended to divorce the hot testomony books from their historic settings. even though the emphasis during this e-book is on 'special introduction,' the authors have integrated a quick define of every New testomony record, occasionally delivering a reason for the alternatives they've got made. In every one case they've got supplied a short account of present reports at the booklet, and indicated whatever of the theological contribution that every New testomony rfile makes to the canon. Their final crisis is that new generations of scholars will achieve a greater grab of the note of God. & nbsp;Read more... An advent to the recent testomony makes a speciality of what was once known as "special creation" -- ancient questions facing authorship, date, resources, function, vacation spot, and so on -- unlike fresh texts that focus extra on literary shape, rhetorical feedback, and ancient parallels. The authors don't reduce those different issues; relatively, they insist these topics are higher given prolonged remedy in classes on exegesis. via refocusing at the necessities, An advent to the hot testomony guarantees that the recent testomony books could be appropriately understood from their historic settings; and it permits different issues to be brought while acceptable. The authors additionally contain a quick define of every New testomony record, delivering a purpose whilst important for the alternatives they've got made. they supply a short account of present experiences on each one booklet, and point out anything of the theological contribution each one record makes to the canon of Scripture. Drawing at the center wisdom contained in An advent to the hot testomony, a brand new iteration of students will achieve a greater take hold of of the notice of God

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San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1981) MS(S)—manuscript(s) NA26—Nestle-Aland Greek New Testament, 26th ed. NAG—Nachrichten der Akademie der Wissenschaften in Gottingen, philologisch-historische Klasse NBC—New Bible Commentary NCB—New Century Bible NClarB—New Clarendon Bible NEB—New English Bible Neot—Neotestamentica NewDocs—New Documents Illustrating Early Christianity NICNT—New International Commentary on the New Testament NIGTC—New International Greek Testament Commentary NIV—New International Version NovT—Novum Testamentum NPNF2—The Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers, ed.

The New Testament Canon 561 INTRODUCTION 561 THE RELEVANCE OF THE OLD TESTAMENT CANON 561 THE FORMATION OF THE NEW TESTAMENT CANON 565 THE SIGNIFICANCE OF THE NEW TESTAMENT CANON 568 BIBLIOGRAPHY 572 Footnotes 574 PREFACE The primary focus of this book is on what used to be called "special introduction”— that is, on historical questions dealing with authorship, date, sources, purpose, destination, and the like. Not a few recent books devote more space than we do to literary form, rhetorical criticism, and historical parallels.

Galatians 338 CONTENTS 338 AUTHOR 339 DESTINATION 339 DATE 342 OCCASION 343 TEXT 345 ADOPTION INTO THE CANON 346 GALATIANS IN RECENT STUDY 346 THE CONTRIBUTION OF GALATIANS 348 BIBLIOGRAPHY 349 Footnotes 353 11. Ephesians 357 CONTENTS 357 AUTHOR 357 PROVENANCE 361 DATE 361 DESTINATION 361 PURPOSE 363 TEXT 363 ADOPTION INTO THE CANON 363 EPHESIANS IN RECENT STUDIES 364 THE CONTRIBUTION OF EPHESIANS 365 BIBLIOGRAPHY 366 Footnotes 368 12. Philippians 371 CONTENTS 371 AUTHOR 371 PROVENANCE 372 DATE 375 OCCASION 375 TEXT 376 ADOPTION INTO THE CANON 376 PHILIPPIANS IN RECENT STUDY 376 The Hymn in Phil.

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