Explores the literature of the New Testament of the Bible, highlighting the many messages contained within the text and outlining issues that can be discussed by heralding these messages. Also provides background of the time period and locations in which the New Testament was written.JESUS, THE PIONEER AND PERFECTER OF FAITH Hebrews uses a number of distinctive terms to speak of Jesusa#39; saving work as opening a path to God or of Jesus serving as a guide who charts the way for others to follow. ... rendered in modern English translations as aquot;pioneeraquot; (RSV, NRSV), aquot;authoraquot; (NIV), or aquot; captainaquot; (KJV; these versions use aquot;author, aquot; aquot;leader, aquot; or aquot;princeaquot; for the same word in Actsanbsp;...
|Title||:||Introducing the New Testament|
|Author||:||Paul J. Achtemeier, Joel B. Green, Marianne Meye Thompson|
|Publisher||:||Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing - 2001-08-10|