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The biblical canon lists from early Christianity : texts and analysis / Edmon L. Gallagher and John D. Meade.

Gallagher, Edmon L., (author.). Meade, John D., (author.).
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Subject: Bible > Canon.

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  • ISBN: 9780191834493 (ebook)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017.

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General Note: This edition previously issued in print: 2017.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: The Bible took shape over the course of centuries, and today Christian groups continue to disagree over details of its contents. The differences among these groups typically involve the Old Testament, as they mostly accept the same 27-book New Testament. An essential avenue for understanding the development of the Bible are the many early lists of canonical books drawn up by Christians and, occasionally, Jews. Despite the importance of these early lists of books, they have remained relatively inaccessible. This comprehensive volume redresses this unfortunate situation by presenting the early Christian canon lists all together in a single volume.
Target Audience Note: Specialized.
Source of Description Note: Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on October 17, 2017).
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