Category Archives: Canon of Scripture

Intro lecture to the Canon, by Dr. Michael Kruger, Phd.

The Intro lecture that Dr. Michael Kruger gave to “The Canon”, is very helpful and a great start to a course that has been really needed for all Christians. An interesting background to this is that Michael Kruger was a … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Bart Ehrman, Canon of Scripture, church history, early church history, Liberal Theology, Reliability of the Bible

Martin Hengel and R. T. France on the Gospel titles, κατα Μαθθαιον, κατα Μαρκον, κατα Λυκαν, κατα Ιωαννην

Ibn Issam wrote: Sorry but Jesus did not “predict His own arrest, trials, crucifixion, death and resurrection several times.” The Gospels were written by unknown pseudepigraphal authors who were writing about the events after the fact. I understand that argument, … Continue reading

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The New Testament claims to be revelation from God

Paul Williams, a convert to Islam, who claims to be a former Christian, which means he is an apostate (see Hebrews 3:12) wrote this: The evidence is simple: the New Testament does not claim to be Revelation from God. The … Continue reading

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The Canon was self-authenticating

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Great Book on Canon

Originally posted on Green Baggins:
This book is one of the best books I’ve read in a long time, and that for a number of reasons. I tire quite easily and quickly of theologians who, being experts in one discipline…

Posted in Canon of Scripture, Roman Catholicism

God spoke through the prophets and at last finally, in His Son

The Greek Text of Hebrews 1:1-2a (Dr. Thomas Schreiner of Southern Baptist Seminary) The nuances of the Greek text of Hebrews 1:1-2 are beautiful. Πολυμερῶς καὶ πολυτρόπως πάλαι ὁ θεὸς λαλήσας τοῖς πατράσιν ἐν τοῖς προφήταις ἐπ᾽ ἐσχάτων τῶν ἡμερῶν … Continue reading

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The Bible is Self-Authenticating

The Bible is Self-authenticating, by Michael J. Kruger Be sure to listen to the lecture by the link to the audio; and also the written outline link.

Posted in Canon of Scripture, Sola Scriptura