How We Got the Bible Objectives:

The purpose of How We Got the Bible is to acquaint the student with the process the church fathers
used when determining what books to include in the Bible, especially the New Testament.
The student will be able to;
-Know how the New Testament was put together
-Know how we know the Bible is accurate
-What “tests” did the church fathers use when deciding what books were to be included?
-Why we should believe the Bible over other religions sacred books
-Why some books were not included in it, like the Gospel of Judas or the Gospel of Thomas

References:
Books:
Who Made God by Ravi Zacharias & Norm Geisler pgs 105-152
When Skeptics Ask by Norm Geisler & Ron Brooks pgs 141-210
New Evidence That Demands A Verdict by Josh McDowell
The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Bible by Robert J. Hitchinson
A General Introduction to the Bible by Norm Geisler & William Nix

Student materials included in this 4 week class:
Student notes
Handouts
Instructional video