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Personal Study Schedule: Academic Languages, Early Christian Literature, and Study Habits

A friend of mine gave the recent sentiment how NT scholars know a whole lot about NT Literature and their knowledge of Greek is limited to Matt–Rev, let alone having broader knowledge of early Christianity. 1,220 more words

Early Christian Literature

James H. Charlesworth on the Old Testament Pseudepigrapha

James Charlesworth offers four important reasons for the study of the Old Testament Pseudepigrapha. This is a corpus of essential Jewish literature for the history and thought of Jewish life from 200 BC – AD 200. 235 more words

Early Christian Literature

The Book of Job

Background Study by Robert Merrill

The book of Job is a beautiful narrative about God’s sovereignty and man’s faith. It explores issues such as why God permits suffering, and what a holy response should be. 1,583 more words


"All Things to All Cultures" by Mark Harding and Alanna Nobbs

Mark Harding is dean of the Australian College of Theology and an honorary associate of Macquarie University; Alanna Nobbs is professor of ancient history and deputy director of the Ancient Cultures Research Centre at Macquarie University. 792 more words

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