living and authentic transmission of teaching of Jesus Christ
Kingdom of God kingdom of heaven, reign of God, gift of salvation, God's rule of love, justice, peace
Redemption through Life, death, resurrection and Ascension of Jesus
Metaphors or similes drawn from real life
Same, similar M M L
proclamation of Jesus Life
Greek for " teaching"
Greek for worship, celebration
Telling the story of Jesus
"deeds of power"
miracles from Synoptic Gospels
John - reveal divinity of Jesus
unknown source-----used by Mark and Luke
divinity of Jesus
Jesus as God
last book of Bible written by John Apocalypic
New Testament letters
21 Epistles, Gospels Acts Book of Revelation
Temple, Sacred Scriptures, Covenant, Messianic hopes
What were the main structures of the Jewish people set the foundation of the writing of the New Testament?
What language was understood by most of the early church?
What is our main source of knowledge of Jesus?
radition is the living and authentic transmission of the teachings of Jesus in the Church. Tradition is revealed in the creeds, liturgy, and prayers of the Church and in the authentic teachings of the popes and the bishops
content and unity
Attention must be given to the______ and _____ of the whole scripture.
we must look at biblical inspiration and revelation, the canon of sacred Scripture, and the interpretation of Scripture.
What must be looked at to understand HOW the OT and NT were developed?
the process by which God the Holy Spirit assisted a human author in writing a book of the Bible.
Define Biblical inspiration
God's communicating of himself and his plan of goodness throughout history.
Define divine inspiration
Freedom of error
Historical accounts, Parables, letters, apocalyptic literature, pslams and canticles
Literary forms in the Bible
the measure of authenticity that books are regarded to have as being revealed and inspired by God
The Canon of the Bible