An Introduction to the Bible

Week 5: How the New Testament builds on the Old

Published by Jeff West on Tue, 7 Apr 2020 16:31
An Introduction to the Bible

The first three sessions in this introductory course covered broadly factual questions – how the Bible is arranged, when it was written and put together in its pres...

Week 4: Some Themes in the Old Testament

Published by Jeff West on Sat, 4 Apr 2020 13:35
An Introduction to the Bible

In introducing the Old Testament in Week 1, we said that it had only been put together in its present form in the last three or four centuries before Christ. This is ...

Week 3: Ways of reading the Bible

Published by Jeff West on Wed, 1 Apr 2020 17:25
An Introduction to the Bible

Ways of reading the Bible

In the ancient world, important literature (religious or secular) was written on scrolls made from animal skins, whi...

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