Text and Canon

Biblical Canon

* * Article describing the origins of the Jewish and Christian canons, as well as comparing Catholic, Orthodox, and Protestant canons. Posted on Wikipedia, the free online encyclopedia.

Development of the Biblical Canon

* Adapted from materials of Professor Paul Hahn of the University of St. Thomas, Houston, Texas, on the Columbia University web site. A brief time line of events related to development of the biblical canon.

Questions About the Biblical Canon

* A short essay written by Gavin Rumney, a New Zealand layman, which points out the problems associated with uncritical acceptance of the biblical canon.

Biblical Canon

* * Contains tables showing the contents of the different early canons according to Marcion, Irenaeus, Eusebius and the modern churches.


***For textual criticism, this is the best tool for the NT. For the OT, payment is necessary at SESB.