New Testament History   -     By: F.F. Bruce
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New Testament History

Random House, Inc / 1973 / Paperback

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The classic text, authoritative and ably researched. ''The first third of the book recounts the Roman and Jewish context, then fifty pages survey the lives of John and Jesus, and the last half is a history of the first two generations of the Church. The best available treatment by an evangelical,''---Christianity Today. 461 pages, softcover from Doubleday.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 462
Vendor: Random House, Inc
Publication Date: 1973
Dimensions: 5 1/4 X 8 1/4 X 1 (inches)
ISBN: 0385025335
ISBN-13: 9780385025331
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Publisher's Description

This book recounts the Roman and Jewish context of New Testament times...the lives of John and Jesus, and the history of the first two generations of the Church.

Author Bio

Frederick Fyvie Bruce FBA (12 October 1910 – 11 September 1990) was a Biblical scholar who supported the historical reliability of the New Testament.  F.F. Bruce was voted one of the top 50 Authors which had shaped evangelicals.

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"The best available treatment by an evangelical Christian. "--Christianity Today

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  1. 5 Stars Out Of 5
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    November 22, 2014
    conehead
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 4
    Great help in gaining a better understanding of the bible. Nothing replaces the Word and prayerful study, but thoughtfully and appropriately used tools can certainly enhance your study time and this is a great one.
  2. 4 Stars Out Of 5
    September 26, 2012
    NotAFanOfDamagedGoods
    Quality: 4
    Value: 4
    Meets Expectations: 4
    Excellent book! The content has been excellent. A corner of the book was crimped. Better packaging would eliminate damaged products.
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    5 Stars Out Of 5
    January 30, 2010
    Allan
    Gender: male
    Another great book by F.F Bruce.Extremely thorough with a plethora of information and attention to details.Can be overwhelming to read if your not use to Scholarly writing. I personally recommend it regardless. A good addition to any Pastor or student of the Written Word who wants to know the historical background of the N.T. era. Good stuff.
  4. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    January 10, 2009
    Robert Kreger
    An excellent book by F.F.Bruce, who was a well respected author. In "New Testament History" he gives a lot of background to the New Testament stories, which in turn gave me a much greater understanding of the stories and events recorded in the New Testament. This is a must read for anyone who desires to truly understand the Bible.
  5. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    December 20, 2008
    Veikko
    This is the first book I have read on this subject so I can't compare it with any other. However, Bruce provides a loads of information here concerning the things that shaped the New Testament world; from the fall of the Persian Empire to the presence of Roman power. The reader will find helpful information about various topics, such as the philosophical schools, main religious and political parties, the Messianic hope, etc. Bruce also gives a brief survey of Christ's life and teaching and discusses the early history of the Church. Great book but I must warn this is not an easy reading.
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