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Biblical canon - Wikipedia


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 " canon" ...

The Canon of Scripture - Study Resources - Blue Letter Bible


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  ...

Canon Definition and Meaning - Bible Dictionary - Bible study


Canon [B]. This word is derived from a Hebrew and Greek word denoting a reed or cane. Hence it means something straight, or something to keep straight; and ...

How and when was the canon of the Bible put together?


The difficulty in determining the biblical canon is that the Bible does not give us a list of the books that belong in the Bible. Determining the canon was a process ...

The Canon of the Bible - Catholic Biblical Apologetics


Jul 17, 2004 ... There must be an authority which will make that decision. The canon of the Bible refers to the definitive list of the books which are considered to ...

How were the books of the Bible chosen? | Biblica - The ...


Do you know how the books of the Bible were chosen? Learn more about the 66 books of the Bible, known as the 'canon.'

What is the Canon?|List of Authoritative and Inspired Scriptures ...


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 Testament.

The canon of the Bible: A conservative, bible believing perspective!


A conservative, bible believing perspective! God's providence gave us the 27 book New Testament Canon, not the church. God, not men decided the canon.

The Canon of Scripture (Wayne Grudem) | Free online library at ...


An Introduction to Biblical Doctrine (Zondervan, 1994) "The Canon of Scripture. What belongs in the Bible and what does not belong?" Used with permission.

How the Canon of the Bible Came to Us - Anabaptists


Anabaptists: How We Got Our Bible -- a collection of writings on how the Bible of canon came to us.

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7. The Bible: The Holy Canon of Scripture | Bible.org


Jun 3, 2004 ... Introduction The fact of the inspiration of the Bible as God's special revelation ... The word canon is used to describe those books recognized as ...

What is the canon of Scripture? - GotQuestions.org


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 - Bible Research


A brief and non-technical review of the development of the canon and the role of ancient versions in this process. Biblical Canon: The New Testament Canon.