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|Format: Word Document|
Vendor: Christianity Today
|Publication Date: 2009|
Series: Current Issues Bible Studies
Apocrypha: Ancient Christian Commentary on Scripture [ACCS]Edited by Sever VoicuIVP Academic / 2010 / Hardcover$36.99 Retail:
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What these oft-overlooked books say about the brutal and seductive world into which Jesus was born.
When a writing project brought Tim Stafford face-to-face with the Apocrypha, he got a chance to expand his knowledge of Jewish history, Jesus world, and the difficulties of keeping faith in a hostile culture. This study explores the origins and history of the Apocrypha, then asks what Christians can learn from first-century Jews.
Table of Contents
SCRIPTURE: Exodus 20:1,22, 21:1; 2 Samuel 1:18; 2 Chronicles 16:11; Malachi 4:5-6; Matthew 11:10; John 1:1-18
Identify the Current Issue
Discover the Eternal Principles
--Teaching point one: Where did the Apocrypha come from?
--Teaching point two: What happened to the Apocrypha?
--Teaching point three: If the Apocrypha isn t Scripture, why should we care about it?
Apply Your Findings
ARTICLE FROM CHRISTIANITY TODAY
Violent Night, Holy Night, by Tim Stafford (2002)
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