Ten Basic Facts about the NT Canon that Every Christian Should Memorize: #1: “The New Testament Books are the Earliest Christian Writings We Possess” | Canon Fodder

Posted: December 17, 2013 in Apologetics, Quotes
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In the end, every Christian should remember one basic fact, namely that the New Testament books are distinctive because, generally speaking, they are the earliest Christian writings we possess.  None are earlier.  If so, then it seems that the books included in the New Testament are not as arbitrary as some would have us believe.  On the contrary, it seems that these are precisely the books we would include if we wanted to have access to authentic Christianity.” — Michael J. Kruger, President and Professor of New Testament at Reformed Theological Seminary, Charlotte, NC

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