TITLE

WHICH BOOKS ARE DIVINE?

AUTHOR(S)
BRANNAN, RICK; BARRY, JOHN D.
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Bible Study Magazine;May/Jun2013, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the lists of books claimed as canonical authoritative which was proclaimed in a public letter writings known as "Festal Letters" of Athanasius, the bishop of Alexandria. It says that Athanasius provided the first comprehensive listings of the 27 books of the New Testament claimed as canonical following the list of Old Testament books. Included in the list are the books that are not authoritative but appointed by church fathers to be read including the book of Esther.
ACCESSION #
86410035

 

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