God, having spoken in former times in fragmentary and varied fashion to our forefathers by the prophets, has in these last days spoken to us by a Son whom he appointed to be the heir of everything and through whom he also made the universe.
(Hebrews 1:1-2, ISV)
This guide is designed for students interested in New Testament Introduction. New Testament Introduction typically involves various areas of study that pertain to the historical dimension of the biblical text. It includes topics such as the historical background to the individual writings (as well as the New Testament as a whole), authorship and dating of the individual books, as well as literary and theological studies of the New Testament and its parts.
This page will offer a few suggested resources for topics related to the major sections and areas of New Testament Studies. The resources found on this page represent a variety of perspectives: evangelical and non-evangelical, popular and academic. Feel free to offer feedback as you use this guide.