Reading the New Testament as Christian Scripture

A Literary, Canonical, and Theological Survey

series: Reading Christian Scripture

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10: The Acts of the Apostles

Study Questions

  1. Consider the note “description vs. prescription” near the beginning of this chapter. Brainstorm the pros and cons of each position.
  2. Define cessationism vs. continuationism.
  3. Why are the resurrection and ascension of Jesus so important in Acts?
  4. What is the definition and origin of the word “martyr”?