The Biblical Canon: Its Origin, Transmission, and Authority

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Hendrickson Publishers, 2007 - Religion - 546 pages
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This is the thoroughly updated and expanded third edition of the successful The Formation of the Christian Biblical Canon. It represents a fresh attempt to understand some of the many perplexing questions related to the origins and canonicity of the Bible.

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This was a wonderful book, filled with information. The information was well organized and goes into great depths. I also love all of the footnotes, I purchased a few books mentioned in those ... Read full review

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Anyone with a serious interest in the emergence of the Christian Bible should read this book. It is a comprehensive overview of essential information and arguments and the variety of perspectives ... Read full review

About the author (2007)

McDonald is principal and dean of theology at Acadia Divinity College, Wolfville, Nova Scotia.

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