A biblical canon or canon of scripture is a list of texts (or "books") which a
particular religious community regards as authoritative scripture. The word "
Old Testament Canon The idea of a finished Old Testament canon was spoken
by both biblical and nonbiblical sources. Flavius Josephus, a Jewish writer of the
Does the Bible even tell us what books belong in the Bible? ... Answer: The word
“canon” comes from the rule of law that was used to determine if a book ...
The "canon" of Scripture is defined as the books of the Bible officially accepted as
Holy Scripture. Written by about forty authors over the course of 1500 years, ...
This list of books included in the Bible is known as the canon. That is, the canon
refers to the books regarded as inspired by God and authoritative for faith and ...
In Protestant Christianity, the canon is the body of scripture comprised in the
Bible consisting of the 39 books in the Old Testament and 27 in the New
With regard to the Bible, a canon is an officially accepted list of books. This is
important with regard to the fundamentalist's attitude towards the Bible. If the
An Introduction to Biblical Doctrine (Zondervan, 1994) "The Canon of Scripture.
What belongs in the Bible and what does not belong?" Used with permission.
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May 8, 2015 ... Have you ever wondered how we got the Bible we have today, and why different
religious traditions have different books in their Bibles?
F. F. Bruce, The Canon of Scripture, (Downer's Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity, 1988), 98f.;
see also, R. Laird Harris, Inspiration and Canonicity of the Bible (Grand ...