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Published by Hodder and Stoughton in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English


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Statementby M. Scott Fletcher ... with an introduction by Hastings Rashdall ...
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 332 p. ;
Number of Pages332
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23327965M

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The psychology of the New Testament Paperback – Febru by M Scott Fletcher (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 15 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New 5/5(1).   Excerpt from The Psychology of the New Testament Struction. The author assuredly belongs to that number; and I have no doubt that the present work, which will doubtless be the precursor of more elaborate ones, will be of real assistance to others who are engaged in the same inevitable task - none the less so if it frequently suggests problems which the necessary limits of such an essay do not Cited by: 4. Professor Ellens is a clinical psychologist, a Presbyterian theologian and pastor, and a long time professor of philosophy and psychology. He is the author and editor of volumes, mainly in the field of the interface of psychology and spirituality or religion/5(3). The psychology of the New Testament. [M Scott Fletcher] Print book: English: 2nd edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Bible. -- New Testament -- Psychology. Religionspsychologie. Bible. -- New Testament. View all .

I am not anti-psychology per se, and I recognize the helpfulness of many psychological insights and techniques. I am not a crusader against psychology and counseling in the church, and am not writing a book called Psycho-Nuts in the Pulpit. That is my disclaimer. If it isn't long enough (it probably isn't) feel free to reread it several Size: KB. 61 rows  The New Testament - A Brief Overview. The New Testament contains 27 different books . the Book of Revelation. The earliest known complete list of the 27 books of the New Testament is found in a letter written by Athanasius, a 4th-century bishop of Alexandria, dated to AD. The book New Testament was first formally canonized during the councils of Hippo () and Carthage () in .   Despite variations in the arrangement of early lists of the New Testament books, Matthew always comes first. Perhaps this is why one famous scholar called Matthew "the most important book ever written." All of the Gospels share certain traits, and all of them have unique features as well.

The New Testament: 27 books in 5 categories. The New Testament books fall into five general categories: the Gospels, the single book of Acts, Paul’s letters to churches, Paul’s letters to church leaders, and a collection of letters sent out (mostly) to large groups of people. The Historical Books of the New Testament are the four Gospels — The Gospel According to Mathew, The Gospel According to Mark, The Gospel According to Luke, The Gospel According to John — and the Book of Acts. These chapters together tell the story of Jesus and His : Kelli Mahoney.   “The book sets out to be provocative and succeeds [Hart] conveys exceptionally well the urgency of the New Testament. The message itself is of supreme and burning importance, and the authors were in a hurry to get it out, and Hart lets us . Biblical literature - Biblical literature - New Testament literature: From the late ad 40s and until his martyrdom in the 60s, Paul wrote letters to the churches that he founded or guided. These are the earliest Christian writings that the church has, and in them he refers to “the gospel” (euangelion). In Romans, chapter 1, verse 1, he says: “Paul, a servant of Jesus Christ, called to be.