Category Archives: Canon of Scripture

Jerome on the Deutero-canonical books (Apocrypha)

After speaking of the books of the Wisdom of Solomon and Ecclesiasticus, which were sent at the same time, the Preface continues: As, then, the Church reads Judith, Tobit, and the books of Maccabees, but does not admit them among … Continue reading

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More on the Canon Issue and Sola Scriptura

Continuation of previous article from May 27, 2021. Ignorance of early church history, the doctrine of the Trinity, and the theology and background of the inspiration(God-breathed quality of) and dating and existence of the Scriptures and; then, the process of … Continue reading

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The Canon issue used against Sola Scriptura

Friendly debates with Roman Catholics and Eastern Orthodox: An Eastern Orthodox convert from Evangelical Reformed Protestantism (that I have interacted with recently; and whom I consider a friend) put this meme below up: Roman Catholics use the same kind of … Continue reading

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The Date of the NT Canon

https://renewingyourmind.org/2020/11/12/the-date-of-the-canon Dr. Kruger shows that the NT canon was taking shape at the end of the first century and becomes more and more clear in the 2nd Century. From very early, there was a clear understanding of most of the … Continue reading

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The Books that did not make it into the Bible

The beginning of Wesley Huff’s lecture (see the video at the end of this post) was a condensation of the opening of the book, “The Heresy of Orthodoxy” by Andreas Kostenberger and Michael Kruger – very important to see the … Continue reading

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10 Mis-conceptions about the NT Canon

An excellent 10 part series, by Dr. Michael Kruger: https://www.michaeljkruger.com/the-complete-series-10-misconceptions-about-the-nt-canon/

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How did we get the Biblical Canon?

  Also, What is the Apocrypha?   Also, see here for lots of other resources on the issue of the Biblical Canon from a Protestant perspective.¬† Additional important comments on the canon existence in the first century and the process … Continue reading

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About the Canon of Scripture and church history

Originally posted on Apologetics and Agape:
Canon Revisited, by Michael J. Kruger Michael J. Kruger has some excellent books and a very informative¬†web-site on the issues on the New Testament canon. I recommend his book, Canon Revisited for people wanting…

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Dr. James White on the historical process of the canon of the New Testament

http://www.aomin.org/aoblog/1989/10/01/the-early-canon-process-of-the-new-testament    

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A Muslim’s question about the Canon of Scripture

Ijaz Ahmad’s “10 Questions Christians don’t like to answer” By the way, I love to answer these kinds of questions by Muslims, and have answered many questions by Muslims put to me personally since 1983, when I first started reaching … Continue reading

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