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 "
A canonical book is one that measures up to the standard of Holy Scripture. Thus,
the canon of Scripture refers to the books that are considered the authoritative ...
Starting with that premise, we can compare writings outside the accepted canon
of Scripture to see if they meet the test. As an example, the Bible claims that ...
The word, "canon," means "standard" or "rule." It is the list of authoritative and
inspired Scriptures. Different religions have different canons. In Judaism, 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.
The Canon of Scripture. Introduction to the Canon and Ancient Versions. A brief
and non-technical review of the development of the canon and the role of ...
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 ...
Jun 3, 2004 ... That God would provide and preserve a Canon of Scripture without addition or
deletion is not only necessary, but it is logically credible.
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, ...
In the early church the word canon was used to refer to the creeds. ... (YouTube
video), by Greg Koukl; The Canon of Scripture: Old Testament Canon (MP3), ...