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An Introduction to the New Testament (1992)

by D. A. Carson

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An Introduction to the New Testament focuses on "special introduction" that is historical questions dealing with authorship, date, sources, purpose, destination, and so forth. This approach stands in contrast to recent texts that concentrate more on literary form, rhetorical criticism, and historical parallels--topics the authors don't minimize, but instead think are better given extended treatment in exegesis courses. By refocusing on the essentials, An Introduction to the New Testament ensures that the New Testament books will be accurately understood within historical settings. For each New Testament document, the authors also provide a substantial summary of that book's content, discuss the book's theological contribution to the overall canon, and give an account of current studies on that book, including recent literary and social-science approaches to interpretation. This second edition reflects significant revision and expansion from the original, making this highly acclaimed text even more valuable. * A new chapter provides a historical survey examining Bible study method through the ages. * The chapter on Paul has been expanded to include an analysis of debates on the "new perspective." * The discussion of New Testament epistles has been expanded to form a new chapter. This new edition will help a new generation of students better grasp the message of the New Testament.… (more)
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本書是兩位當代福音派頂尖聖經權威(卡森 D.A. Carson、穆爾 Douglas J. Moo)的心血結晶,
多年來神學院、教會樂意採用。

卡森(D. A. Carson),英國劍橋大學哲學博士。現任美國三一福音神學院研究教授。卡森著作甚豐,已譯成中文者有《約翰福音註釋》、《再思解經錯謬》等。卡森從事多年教牧工作,並於世界各地講學。

穆爾(Douglas J. Moo),蘇格蘭聖安德魯斯大學哲學博士。現任美國惠頓大垜研究院教授,著有羅馬書(NICNT)、彼得後書及猶大書(NIV Application Commentary)、雅各書(TNTC)等多本聖經註釋。

目錄:

序言

第一章 反思新約研究
第二章 對觀福音
第三章 馬太福音
第四章 馬可福音
第五章 路加福音
第六章 約翰福章
第七章 使徒行傳
第八章 新約書信
第九章 保羅:使徒及神學家
第十章 羅馬書
第十一章 哥林多前書及後書
第十二章 加拉太書
第十三章 以弗所書
第十四章 腓立比書
第十五章 歌羅西書
第十六章 帖撒羅尼迦前書及後書
第十七章 教牧書信
第十八章 腓利門書
第十九章 希伯來書
第二十章 雅各書
第二十一章 彼得前書
第二十二章 彼得後書
第二十三章 約翰壹、貳、叁書
第二十四章 猶大書
第二十五章 啟示錄
第二十六章 新約正典

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  CCCClibrary | Jun 26, 2022 |
I liked that this book favours a more conservative approach to questions of authorship while providing reasons why other scholars disagree. Provides helpful background information on each of the New Testament books. ( )
  bookworm3091 | Jan 10, 2022 |
The discussion of covenantal nomism is outstanding.

Really, the only negative comment I have about the book is that too often for my comfort the authors make clear their own stand on a subject within the text, rather than relegating it to a footnote and confining the text to more objective material. I found the chapter on James particularly tiresome in that respect; but perhaps I was being too sensitive. ( )
  N7DR | Jun 29, 2021 |
I had listed this as one of my summer reads on my summer book review roundup. So, technically, I've been reading this one for years, a little at a time, and I just happened to finish it this summer. This book is an "introduction" to the books of the New Testament and I learned a lot about historical questions dealing with authorship, date, sources, purpose, destination, etc. The writers come from an orthodox evangelical background but do a good job of introducing the reader to many of the issues surrounding those historical questions. I read it slowly, a chapter at a time, in conjunction with other reading (including another survey as well as some doctrinal and historical stuff, actually reading the book of the Bible being discussed, and listening to some lectures and sermons. This was often the "introduction" piece to that work, but I must say this book worked very well for me in that manner.
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  ckadams5 | Jun 19, 2019 |
I had listed this as one of my summer reads on my summer book review roundup. So, technically, I've been reading this one for years, a little at a time, and I just happened to finish it this summer. This book is an "introduction" to the books of the New Testament and I learned a lot about historical questions dealing with authorship, date, sources, purpose, destination, etc. The writers come from an orthodox evangelical background but do a good job of introducing the reader to many of the issues surrounding those historical questions. I read it slowly, a chapter at a time, in conjunction with other reading (including another survey as well as some doctrinal and historical stuff, actually reading the book of the Bible being discussed, and listening to some lectures and sermons. This was often the "introduction" piece to that work, but I must say this book worked very well for me in that manner.
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  ckadams5 | Jun 19, 2019 |
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An Introduction to the New Testament focuses on "special introduction" that is historical questions dealing with authorship, date, sources, purpose, destination, and so forth. This approach stands in contrast to recent texts that concentrate more on literary form, rhetorical criticism, and historical parallels--topics the authors don't minimize, but instead think are better given extended treatment in exegesis courses. By refocusing on the essentials, An Introduction to the New Testament ensures that the New Testament books will be accurately understood within historical settings. For each New Testament document, the authors also provide a substantial summary of that book's content, discuss the book's theological contribution to the overall canon, and give an account of current studies on that book, including recent literary and social-science approaches to interpretation. This second edition reflects significant revision and expansion from the original, making this highly acclaimed text even more valuable. * A new chapter provides a historical survey examining Bible study method through the ages. * The chapter on Paul has been expanded to include an analysis of debates on the "new perspective." * The discussion of New Testament epistles has been expanded to form a new chapter. This new edition will help a new generation of students better grasp the message of the New Testament.

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