New Testament Its Background and Message

ISBN-10: 0805426329

ISBN-13: 9780805426328

Edition: 2nd 2003

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List price: $34.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: B&H Publishing Group
Publication date: 7/1/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 672
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 2.222
Language: English

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List of Tables
List of Maps
Preface to Revised Edition
Introduction to the Original Edition
The Background to the New Testament
The Political History of Palestine During the Intertestamental Period
The Babylonian Period (626-539 B.C.)
The Persian Period (539-331 B.C.)
The Grecian Period (331-320 B.C.)
The Ptolemaic Period (320-198 B.C.)
The Syrian Period (198-167 B.C.)
The Maccabean Period (167-142 B.C.)
The Hasmonean Period (142-63 B.C.)
The Roman Period (63 B.C. on)
Later Events in Palestine
Life in the World of the New Testament
Home Construction
Social Classes
Jewish Population
Industry, Labor, and Commerce
Transportation and Communication
Science and Medicine
The Roman Army
The Religious Background to the New Testament
The Canon, Text, and Genre of the New Testament
The Canon and Text
The New Testament Text
The Life of Jesus and the Gospels
Learning About Jesus
The Geography of Jesus' Homeland
The Historical Study of Jesus' Life
The Teaching of Jesus
Dates in Jesus' Life
The Chronology of Jesus' Life
The Synoptic Problem
The Development of the Synoptic Gospels
Moving Toward a Synoptic Consensus
The Four Gospels
The Gospel of Matthew
Outline of Matthew
The Gospel of Mark
Outline of Mark
The Gospel of Luke
Outline of Luke
The Gospel of John
Outline of John
The Birth, Childhood, and Early Ministry of Jesus
Jesus' Ministry in and Around Galilee
The Later Judean andthe Perean Ministry
The Final Week of Jesus' Life--Crucifixion and Resurrection
The Growth of thse Early Church in Acts
Introduction to the Acts and the Role of Peter in Early Christianity (Acts 1-12)
Luke the Man
Date of Writing Acts
Literary Questions About Acts
The Quality of Greek
The Sources of Luke
Historical Accuracy of Acts
The Content of Acts
The Role of Paul in the Spread of Christianity (Acts 13-28)
Paul's First Missionary Journey
Second Missionary Journey
The Third Missionary Journey
Arrest and Imprisonment in Jerusalem(21:17-23:35)
Paul's Appearance Before Felix (24:1-27)
Paul Before Festus (25:1-12)
Paul Before Festus and Herod Agrippa II (25:13-26:32)
The Voyage to Rome (27:1-28:16)
Paul in Rome (28:17-31)
Outline of Acts
The Epistles of Paul
An Overview of Paul's Life
The Literary Contributions of Paul
The Personality of Paul
The Life of Paul
A Chronology of Paul's Life
The Theology of Paul
Paul's First Writings (A Survey of Galatians and 1 and 2 Thessalonians)
The Letter to the Galatians
The Message of Galatians
Outline of Galatians
For Further Discussion
The Letters to the Thessalonians
The Message of 1 Thessalonians
Outline of 1 Thessalonians
The Message of 2 Thessalonians
Outline of 2 Thessalonians
Paul's Chief Writings (A Survey of Romans and 1 and 2 Corinthians)
The Epistle to the Romans
The Message of Romans
Outline of Romans
For Further Discussion
The Corinthian Letters
1 Corinthians
The Message of 1 Corinthians
Outline of 1 Corinthians
2 Corinthians
The Message of 2 Corinthians
Outline of 2 Corinthians
Paul's Captivity Epistles (Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, and Philemon)
Time and Place
Date of the Captivity Epistles
The Epistle to the Ephesians
Outline of Ephesians
The Epistle to the Philippians
Outline of Philippians
The Epistle to the Colossians
Outline of Colossians
The Epistle to Philemon
Outline of Philemon
The Pastoral Epistles
Authorship of the Pastorals
Chronology for the Pastorals
Occasion and Purpose
1 Timothy
2 Timothy
The Content of 1 Timothy
Outline of 1 Timothy
The Content of 2 Timothy
Outline of 2 Timothy
Content of Titus
Outline of Titus
Hebrews, the General Epistles, and Revelation
The Epistle to the Hebrews
The Content of Hebrews
The Exegesis of Hebrews 6:4-12
An Outline of Hebrews
The Epistle of James
The Content of James
Outline of James
The Epistles of 1 and 2 Peter
The Epistle of First Peter
The Content of First Peter
Outline of First Peter
The Epistle of Second Peter
The Content of Second Peter
An Outline of Second Peter
The Johannine Epistles
The Epistle of 1 John
The Content of First John
Outline of First John
The Epistles of 2 and 3 John
Content of 2 John
Outline of 2 John
Content of 3 John
Outline of 3 John
The Epistle of Jude
Content of Jude
Outline of Jude
The Revelation
Content of Revelation
Outline of Revelation
Glossary of Terms
About the Authors
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