A Case for Christ and the New Testament: Introduction to the Gospels – Why are there differences between them?
by Teri Dugan
Introduction to the Gospels
Matthew – Mark – Luke – John
In our current series we are focusing on a few different things to make a case for Christ and the New Testament: Apologetics, hermeneutics and a specific study in the Gospel of John. Doing these three things will help us better understand the truths of the Bible and the person of Jesus, as well as provide answers to a culture who is skeptical of the Christian faith.
Before looking at the question [Why are there differences between the Gospels?] it is important to know something about the people who were living in this first century narrative. The culture of that day was very different but in many ways they dealt with the same issues that still plague us today: Politics, power and status…