The New Testament Documents: Are They Reliable?

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Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, Apr 2, 2003 - Religion - 149 pages
This modern classic in the field of New Testament studies offers a compelling defense of biblical truth. One of evangelicalism's most trusted scholars, F. F. Bruce clearly presents the evidence for the historical trustworthiness of the Christian Scriptures. This new larger format features a new cover design and is completely retypeset.

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I was introduced to F. F. Bruce at the age of 18 through his commentary on Acts. Even then I knew I was reading a solid, thorough, down-to-earth scholar. His work on the reliability of the New ... Read full review

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Does It Matter?
The New Testament Documents Their Date and Attestation
The Canon of the New Testament
The Gospels
The Gospel Miracles
The Importance of Pauls Evidence
The Writings of Luke
More Archaeological Evidence
The Evidence of Early Jewish Writings
The Evidence of Early Gentile Writers
Suggestions for Further Reading
Index of Names and Subjects
Index of Scripture References

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(1910 1990) The Rylands Professor of Biblical Criticism and Exegesis at the University of Manchester, England. During his distinguished career he wrote numerous widely used commentaries and books and served as the general editor of the New International Commentary on the New Testament series from 1962 to 1990.

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