Description: The New Testament came together, and comes to us, not as a randomly sorted set of individual books but as a definitely shaped and ordered whole. This concise, theological introduction to the New Testament sheds light on the interpretive significance of the canon's structure and sequence and articulates how the final shape of the canon is formative for Christian discipleship. Providing an essential overview often missing from New Testament books and courses, this book will serve as an accessible supplement to any New Testament or Bible introduction textbook.
Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Literature
Review by Caryn A. Reeder
Citation: Caryn A. Reeder, review of David R. Nienhuis, A Concise Guide to Reading the New Testament: A Canonical Introduction, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2019).
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