Encountering the New Testament: a historical and theological survey

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Baker Books, Jun 1, 1998 - Religion - 448 pages
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This book sets a new standard in introductory biblical studies with its full-color illustrations, multimedia interactive CD, accessibility, and educational soundness.

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I have thoroughly enjoyed the study and reading of this book. I also took the time to answer the questions posed at the end of each chapter. The study of New Testament survey gave me a detailed ... Read full review

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Overall this book is fine. It's really provided a basic encounter for people to New Testament. The problem lies within the key terms that highlighted in bold fonts. Several of the key terms are ... Read full review


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Walter A. Elwell (PhD, University of Edinburgh) is emeritus professor of biblical and theological studies at Wheaton College. He has edited numerous biblical reference works, including the Baker Theological Dictionary of the Bible and The Evangelical Dictionary of Theology.

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