Description: Written by prominent professor and skilled interpreter Charles Cousar, An Introduction to the New Testament provides a concise overview of the content and purpose of the books of the New Testament within the context of the church's early development. This cogent introduction gives serious attention to the history of earliest Christianity but always returns to the texts' theological meaning and significance, highlighting the relevance of these books for the church today.
Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Literature
Review by Greg Carey
Citation: Greg Carey, review of Charles B. Cousar, An Introduction to the New Testament: Witnesses to God's New Work, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2007).
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