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Bible and Theological Reference Tools

Basic Description of Introductions

An introduction (note: this guide is specifically referring to introductions to Biblical corpuses) is a reference work that provides introductory information on a given Biblical corpus. This material often includes helpful information regarding specific Biblical books (e.g., surveys, outlines, background information, presentations of key theological themes, discussions on authorship and dating issues, etc) as well as information on broader topics (e.g., Old Testament canonical development, the relationship of the four gospels, etc.)

Key Introductions

Introduction Sample

An Introduction to the New Testament by D.A. Carson and Douglas Moo (Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2005), 308-309.

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