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A New Testament history

Floyd Vivian Filson

A New Testament history

the story of the emerging church

by Floyd Vivian Filson

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Published by Westminster Press in Philadelphia .
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    Subjects:
  • Bible. -- N.T. -- History of Biblical events

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statement[by] Floyd V. Filson.
    SeriesWestminster aids to the study of the Scriptures
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 435 p.
    Number of Pages435
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13526592M
    LC Control Number64015360
    OCLC/WorldCa326653


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''The first third of the book recounts the Roman and Jewish context, then fifty pages survey the lives of John and Jesus, and the last half is a history of the first two generations of the Church.

The best available treatment by an evangelical,''Christianity Today. pages, softcover from Doubleday/5(5). Frederick Fyvie Bruce FBA was a Biblical scholar who supported the historical reliability of the New Testament.

His first book, The New Testament Documents: Are They Reliable. (), was voted by the American evangelical periodical Christianity Today in as one of the top 50 books "which had shaped evangelicals"/5. Introduction As previously mentioned, the New Testament falls into three categories based on their literary makeup—the historical, the epistolary, and the prophetical.

The four Gospels make up about 46 percent and the book of Acts raises this to 60 percent. This means 60 percent of the New Testament is directly historical tracing the roots and historical development of Christianity.

A history of the New Testament is made difficult by the relatively short time span covered by its books when compared with the millennium and more of history described by the Old Testament. There is less historical information in the New Testament than in the Old, and many historical facts about the church in the 1st century therefore must be.

The Bible is the holy scripture of the Christian religion, purporting to tell the history of the Earth from its earliest creation to the spread of. Summary of The Book of James.

Author. The author of this epistle identifies himself as "James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ." Most scholars agree that the book of James was written by James the Just, brother of our Lord (Matt. ; Gal.

), and leader of the mother Church at Jerusalem (Gal. Acts of the Apostles is the New Testament book quite widely. thought of as a book of history, covering the actual history of the.

early Church. However, New Testament scholars see it. The Book: The Bible (from biblos, Greek for 'book') is the basis of two great religions, Judaism in the Old Testament and Christianity in the New each case it brings together a group of documents to tell the story of the founders and early followers of the religion.

The Acts of the Apostles, abbreviation Acts, fifth book of the New Testament, a valuable history of the early Christian was written in Greek, presumably by the Evangelist Luke, whose gospel concludes where Acts begins, namely, with Christ’s Ascension into was apparently written in Rome, perhaps between ad 70 though some think a slightly.

The Book of John. John - And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father,) full of grace and truth. John - But these are written, that ye might believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God; and that believing ye might have life through his name.

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Perhaps this is why one famous scholar called Matthew "the most important book ever written." All of the Gospels share certain traits, and all of them have unique features as well. A distinctive feature of Matthew is its arrangement into.

On the Greco-Roman world, the revised edition of The New Testament Background, edited by Charles Kingsley Barrett, is careful and cautious in providing source materials for understanding the world of the New Testament. Bruce’s New Testament History, although dated, is still a favorite among Latter-day Saint scholars.

The final book contained within the New Testament, the Book of Revelation is primarily concerned with the future of humanity from the perspective of Christ's followers.

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This resource is for the church. If you, Christian, want to better understand and apply the New Testament, you should have this book on your shelf. Take up and read, and learn how to fruitfully fish the depths of the New Testament.

Note: A review copy was provided by P&R Publishing in exchange for an honest review. NEW TESTAMENT LITERATURE.

§ 1. From lino, to daub or smear (supine, litum), comes litera, a mark, and more especially a significant mark—a character—a letter of the plural (literce) denotes—1, the letters of the alphabet collectively—2, then any combination of them in a written composition—whether smaller (e.

a letter, or epistle, made up of a few letters; or, as. The first two books covered the history of the Old Testament, while this one treats the history of the New Testament.

Each lesson deals with only one phase of the history, rather than entering into detail on all the events. Also, the facts of history are stressed, with the significance brought out, whenever possible, toward the end of the.

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This volume offers valuable perspectives from biblical scholars on the background of the New Testament texts, including the Jewish and Greco-Roman cultures of the time.

It ranges from the law of Moses and intertestamental period to the First Jewish Revolt of AD and the canonization of the New Testament. In New Testament times, the Roman government persecuted the Christians, and the Book of Revelation did for the Christians of that day what the Book of Daniel did for the Jews of an earlier date: assure those who were suffering for their faith that although the evil forces in the world were then in the ascendancy, the time was not far distant.

The New Testament is divided into _____ sections: the Gospels (Matthew through John), history (the book of Acts), the Pauline Epistles (Romans through Hebrews), the General Epistles (James through Jude), and prophecy (the book of Revelation). Introducing the New Testament Book Summary: This lively, engaging introduction to the New Testament is critical yet faith-friendly, lavishly illustrated, and accompanied by a variety of pedagogical aids, including sidebars, maps, tables, charts, diagrams, and suggestions for further reading.

The full-color interior features art from around the world that illustrates the New. A list of books with brief descriptions of contents. Matthew - Presents Jesus as the Messiah. Genealogy of Jesus through Joseph. Fulfillment of O.T. prophecy. Mark - Presents Jesus as the Servant. 1/3 of the gospel deals with the last week of His life.

Luke - Presents Jesus as the Son of Man to seek and save the lost. The book is divided into several themes, including Jesus in the Gospels, the Apostle Paul, New Testament issues and contexts, and what transpired after the New Testament. It ranges from the intertestamental period to the First Jewish Revolt of AD 66–73 and.

The New Testament in Its World by bestselling author N. Wright and Michael F. Bird is designed to open readers’ eyes to the larger world of the New Testament. Guiding you in how to think like a first-century Christian, it stands to become the definitive introduction on the topic.

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The New Testament, as usually received in the Christian Churches, is made up of twenty-seven different books attributed to eight different authors, six of whom are numbered among the Apostles (Matthew, John, Paul, James, Peter, Jude). The New Testament is divided into five sections: the Gospels (Matthew through John), history (the book of Acts), the Pauline Epistles (Romans through Philemon), the General Epistles (Hebrews through Jude), and prophecy (the book of Revelation).

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