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The [[New Testament]] is that portion of the [[Christian]] [[Bible]] composed and compiled during the first few centuries [[CE]].
 
The [[New Testament]] is that portion of the [[Christian]] [[Bible]] composed and compiled during the first few centuries [[CE]].
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== Books of the New Testament ==
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The first four books of the New Testament—[[Book of Matthew|Matthew]], [[Mark]], [[Luke]], and [[Book of John|John]]—are the four [[canon]]ical [[gospel]]s, which tell the story of the life and crucifixion of [[Jesus]].
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The book of [[Acts]] tells of what happened to Jesus' [[apostle]]s after he died.
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The books of [[Romans]] through [[Philemon]] are letters written by the apostle [[Paul]] to various churches.
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The [[Book of Revelation]] purports to be a [[revelation]] from [[God]] to the evangelist [[John]], and describes the coming end of the world.
  
 
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Books of the Bible

The New Testament is that portion of the Christian Bible composed and compiled during the first few centuries CE.

Books of the New Testament

The first four books of the New Testament—Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John—are the four canonical gospels, which tell the story of the life and crucifixion of Jesus.

The book of Acts tells of what happened to Jesus' apostles after he died.

The books of Romans through Philemon are letters written by the apostle Paul to various churches.

The Book of Revelation purports to be a revelation from God to the evangelist John, and describes the coming end of the world.

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