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Monotheistic/monotheism Belief in one god Roman Catholic Eastern Orthodox Protestant/Protestantism New Testament The Christian scriptural canon consisting of twenty-seven documents. P.267 Christ/Christos/Christian Literally, “anointed one”, or prophet P.266 Messiah Anointed as king or prophet P266 under Christ Gospels Early Christian book telling the “good news” of the story of Jesus P267 Canonical vs. non-canonical Gospels Canonical- Official list of the Twenty seven books of the New Testament (p271) Non- Canonical-not approved Jesus Son of God and savior of the world P265 Apostles Those “sent out” by Christ to be missionary leaders in the church P 268 Salvation Preservation from harm Paul/Saul nature of the earliest church (how did they see themselves?) and its relationship with Judaism 11-2b P269 Gentile converts Peter
Development of the early church (pay attention to its spread and its relations with the Romans) 11-2b P269 Gnosticism Religious movement that believed this world is evil because it is material P273 Orthodoxy

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