Reading the New Testament in the Church

A Primer for Pastors, Religious Educators, and Believers
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Author(s): Francis J. Moloney
Original Publish Date: Apr 14, 2015
Product Number: EB00513284
Released: Apr 14, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781441222480
Publisher: Baker Academic
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Description

Internationally respected scholar Francis Moloney offers a Catholic introduction to the New Testament that shows how to read it both faithfully and critically. The opening chapter and an epilogue directly address the theological requirements of, and historical challenges for, ecclesial reading. The remaining chapters give exemplary readings of the figure of Jesus and of the various divisions of the New Testament canon. Conceived as a resource for religious educators, deacons, and other ministers in the Catholic Church, this book will serve Catholics and others as an ideal supplement to a conventional New Testament introduction or as a companion to reading the New Testament itself.

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