The Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church Canon of the Scriptures: Neither Open nor Closed

  title={The Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church Canon of the Scriptures: Neither Open nor Closed},
  author={Bruk Ayele. Asale},
  journal={The Bible Translator},
  pages={202 - 222}
Traditionally, the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church (EOTC) holds that its canon of the Scriptures comprises eighty-one books of the Old and New Testaments. However, which books comprise this list remains obscure and the very little research executed so far on the topic is both insufficient and misleading. This paper critically investigates if there has ever been a closed canon in the EOTC. It further critically engages with the notion and concept of the term “canon” and/or the Scripture(s… Expand
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