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Introducing the New Testament

Its Literature and Theology

by Paul J. Achtemeier

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Published by William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. in Grand Rapids, MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New Testament,
  • Introductions,
  • Bible - Criticism Interpretation - New Testament,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Biblical Studies,
  • N.T,
  • Biblical Criticism & Interpretation - New Testament,
  • Biblical Studies - New Testament,
  • Bible,
  • Bible.,
  • N.T.

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages624
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7903752M
    ISBN 100802837174
    ISBN 109780802837172

    "The book is a gold mine." --Catholic Herald "In a world full of introductions to the New Testament, there is one that is the most user-friendly for college and beginning seminary students, as well as pastors and lay people. It is John Drane's wonderful Introducing the New Testament, now in its third edition. Unlike some who have produced such /5(53). The earliest full manuscripts of individual New Testament books date to around A.D. , while the earliest collections of all the books of the New Testament date to the fourth century. The Apostasy began to occur in the early Christian Church while the Apostles were still alive (see Acts –30 ; 1 Corinthians –13 ; Galatians –8.

    Introducing the New Testament "And she wrapped him in swaddling clothes and laid him in a manger." Jesus is the central figure of the New Testament and course 3 in Exploring the Bible: The Dickinson Series explores the figure of Jesus in three distinct ways: A man like other men, a Jewish rabbi, and the Christ of Christian faith.   Buy a cheap copy of Introducing the New Testament book by John Drane. Drane’s newest edition retains the clarity, accessibility, and graphic interest that have made it a favorite introductory text for a decade. This revised edition Free shipping over $/5(5).

    Introducing the New Testament Book Summary: Combining John Drane's major guides to the life and thought of Jesus, Paul, and the early Christians into one text, this volume brings insight to the understanding of the details, themes, and scope of the New Testament. This revised edition also adds a full account of recent scholarly developments in areas such as the historical Jesus, the. The New Testament is important for students to study because it has stood at the center of Western civilization and, thus, it has affected all of us—whether or not we consider ourselves Christians. The New Testament: Some Basic Information. The New Testament contains 27 books, written in Greek, by 15 or 16 different authors between 50 C.E.


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"A happy combination of careful scholarship, lucid prose, appropriate illustrations and attractive layout." --Christianity Today"The book is a gold mine." --Catholic Herald"In a world full of introductions to the New Testament, there is one that is the most user-friendly for college and beginning seminary students, as well as pastors and lay by:   "Introducing the New Testament is just what today's students need: the length is right, the perspective balanced and fair, the choice of content perfect, the layout reader-friendly and attractive, and the author is a respected New Testament scholar and popular classroom teacher.

Adopting this book as the primary text for introductory Bible /5(). 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.

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Always update books hourly, if not looking, search in the book. Introducing the New Testament is an outstanding guide to the writings of the New Testament for readers ranging from Bible students to those approaching the Christian Scriptures for the first time.

Written by three leading Bible Introducing the New Testament book, this book discusses in a clear and balanced way the New Testament's literature, its message, and the issues raised by a careful reading of its. John Drane's 'Introducing the New Testament' has long been recognized as probably the most authoritative and accessible survey of the subject, both for students and for general readers.

This classic work has been revised and updated, taking full account of recent scholarly developments and archaeological findings.

These include areas such as the historical Jesus, the theologies. This beautifully written and engaging survey offers an up-to-date New Testament introduction for undergraduate students and general readers. Powell presents disputed and controversial issues fairly, neither dictating conclusions nor privileging skepticism over faith-based perspectives.

The book is written in a lively and engaging style and includes helpful sidebars, maps, tables. 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 account of current studies on that book, including recent.

Drane's newest edition retains the clarity, accessibility, and graphic interest that have made it a favorite introduction for a decade. This revised edition also adds a full account of recent scholarly developments in areas such as the historical Jesus, the theologies of the four Gospels, and the role of Paul in the transformation of the church into a separate movement from Judaism.4/5(3).

Readers of this review should know that I am also the author of a large introduction to the New Testament and weigh my remarks accordingly.

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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. Introducing the New Testament is an outstanding guide to the writings of the New Testament for readers ranging from Bible students to those approaching the Christian Scriptures for the first time.

Written by three leading Bible specialists, this book discusses in a clear and balanced way the New Testament’s literature, its message, and the issues raised by a careful reading of its.

Get this from a library. Introducing the New Testament. [Henry Wansbrough] -- "Introducing the New Testament presents the complex and often challenging texts and history of the New Testament in a clear and informative manner.

The book begins with. Book Overview Continuously in print for over 30 years, and available in many different languages, John Drane's Introducing the New Testament has long been recognized as an authoritative and accessible survey of the subject.

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Abridgement of An Introduction to the Old Testament. This abridged edition of an established major textbook brings the best of New Testament scholarship to the church and makes it accessible to the average reader. This book focuses on historical questions dealing with authorship, date, sources, purpose, and destination of the New Testament books.

Introducing the New Testament presents the complex and often challenging texts and history of the New Testament in a clear and informative manner.

The book begins with a section that gives readers a clear idea of how to use it most effectively for study and personal research, followed by a chapter which outlines the various manuscript traditions and processes of transmission that.

Introducing the New Testament presents the complex and often challenging texts and history of the New Testament in a clear and informative manner. The book begins with a section that gives readers a clear idea of how to use it most effectively for study and personal research, followed by a chapter which outlines the various manuscript traditions and.

Introducing the New Testament will be gladly received as a substantial resource for NT classes and will be utilized in a wide variety of contexts A wonderful resource that will be read and utilized for years to come."--Sung Jin Park, Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society"An excellent contribution to the teaching of NT studies/5().Introducing the New Testament: a historical, literary, and theological survey / Mark Allan Powell.

p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN (cloth) 1. Bible. N.T.—Introductions. I. Title. BSP67 —dc22 Scripture quotations are from the New Revised Standard Version of the Bible.