Reading the New Testament as Christian Scripture

A Literary, Canonical, and Theological Survey

series: Reading Christian Scripture

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4: Jesus's Life and Teaching

Study Questions

  1. Why does it matter to understand Jesus’ historical life?
  2. Which Gospels start with Jesus’ childhood? Which ones start with his adult ministry?
  3. What does “Christ” mean in Greek?
  4. What is the significance of Pentecost?