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The New Testament as literature : a very short introduction /

The words, phrases, and stories of the New Testament permeate the English language. Indeed, this relatively small group of twenty-seven works, written during the height of the Roman Empire, not only helped create and sustain a vast world religion, but also have been integral to the larger cultural d...

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Main Author: Keefer, Kyle, (Author)
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, ℗♭2008.
Series: Very short introductions.
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Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; 2 The New Testament and the literary canon; 3 The gospels; 4 Paul and his letters; 5 Revelation; 6 The New Testament, bound; References; Further reading; Index.