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|Genre/Form:||Criticism, interpretation, etc
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Stowe, C.E. (Calvin Ellis), 1802-1886.
Origin and history of the books of the Bible.
Hartford, Conn., Hartford Pub. Co., 1867
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
C E Stowe
|Notes:||"Published by subscription only."
Proposed volume on Old Testament never published.
[Four] pages inserted before p. 101.
|Description:||583 (i. e. 587) pages including facsimiles frontispiece (portrait) plats. 23 cm|
|Contents:||Chapter I. The common popular objections to the Bible at the present day: what the Bible is not, what it is, and how to use it --
Chapter II. The kind of evidence on which we receive the sacred books of the New Testament --
Chapter III. Evidence on which we receive the present text of the New Testament as substantially correct. Description of the ancient manuscripts of the New Testament, with facsimile illustrations --
Chapter IV. Brief biographies of one hundred of the ancient witnesses to the New Testament books, whose testimony is most important, and much of it cited in this work --
Chapter V. Testimony for the historical books of the New Testament --
Chapter VI. The four Gospels separately examined, Matthew, Mark, Luke and John --
Chapter VII. The Apocryphal Gospels and fragments of the Gospels supposed to be lost --
Chapter VIII. Modern substitutes for the Gospel history: examination of the biographies of Jesus, by Strauss, Weisse, Gfroerer, Bruno Bauer, F.C. Baur, Renan and Schenkel --
Chapter IX. The Acts of the apostles and the Apocryphal Acts --
Chapter X. The fourteen epistles of Paul --
Chapter XI. The Catholic epistles and the Apocryphal epistles --
Chapter XII. The Revelation of St. John and the Apocryphal revelations --
Chapter XIII. The Bible prophets and the classical oracles contrasted --
Chapter XIV. The Apocryphal books of the Old Testament and the reasons for their exclusion from the Canon.
|Responsibility:||By C.E. Stowe (The New Testament).|