Great book very good read about history of the scriptures. recommend every one to read who is interested in learning.
That said, this work is superior to a simple reference book, as Bruce provides a great deal of detail and appeals to a number of primary and secondary sources.
The book makes clear that the disagreements between the church and various heretical movements led to a discussion of what should be included in the canon.
This is a deeply flawed book. The author makes rather bold and unsupported claims that are contradicted by the historical evidence. Read morePublished 9 days ago by Kristofer Carlson
Although I'm enjoying the book itself, it is extremely well-researched; however, it is not for meant
for the "rookie" who is just beginning on his Scriptural journey. Read more
Have you ever wanted to know how the Bible we have today came to be? This is the book for you. Beware, this is not some discussion or argument held in a break room at work where... Read morePublished 2 months ago by PR
A fact based presentation of how the Bible became the Bible. I enjoyed it very much and learned a lot. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Ian Simpson
This is a well written and carefully researched book. Unfortunately, the subject didn't turn out to be as interesting as I expected, but that wasn't the author's fault. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Brenda Brown