Monday, March 11, 2013

D. A. Carson: How Can We Trust the New Testament Canon?

The New Testament "canon" (Greek: "measuring stick") consists of 27 first-century writings that Christians believe to be inspired by God. What were the criteria for recognizing these inspired writings? How did Christians distinguish first-century writings from later works? New Testament scholar D. A. Carson explains.

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  1. What a great explanation! :) Are there any videos of this man explaining the different audiences for each Gospel narrative, for example one of them is more of a catechism style, one is showing more of the spiritual allegorical style, etc.

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