The Biblical Canon: Its Origin, Transmission, and Authority

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Hendrickson Publishers, 2007 - Religion - 546 pages
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"The Biblical Canon is an introduction to the Christian biblical canon and explores and answers all the key questions about what is contained in both testaments. This third, expanded and revised edition of the well-respected The Formation of the Christian Biblical Canon is an essential resource for students and scholars."--BOOK JACKET.

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A good overview of how the OT/NT canons developed in Christianity (and in Judaism for the OT as well). In addition, McDonald discusses the use of the OT/NT by the Church Fathers. He also discusses the use of, and citation of Scripture by the same. All in all, an enlightening read. Read full review

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About the author (2007)

Lee Martin McDonald is Professor of New Testament Studies and President of Acadia Divinity College in Nova Scotia, Canada.

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