INVITATION TO THE NEW TESTAMENT: A Guide to Its Main Witnesses by W. D. Davies

INVITATION TO THE NEW TESTAMENT: A Guide to Its Main Witnesses

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KIRKUS REVIEW

This volume consists of forty-two short chapters first presented as a television course on the ""Summer Semester"" offered by CDS in 1963. The Professor of New Testament at Union Theological Seminary, is not addressing here his colleagues in New Testament scholarship, but sees the book as being used in schools and colleges, and by adult readers ""in every walk of life."" The are arranged under four main sections: Introductory: General Background and Setting--in which the origins of New Testament thought are connected with thir Jewish sources: The Three Synoptic Gospel including a full but simple of the Form Criticism movement and its findings (Paul), and his interpre of the events and experiences with which the and The Fourth The writing is informed with in

Publisher: Doubleday