Bibliology Session 25Bibliology – The Doctrine of the BibleSection 5 - Part 3 The Canonicity of the Bible2. The Canonicity of the OTa. Tests of Canonicity•False tests of canonicity•The age of a book•Its agreement with the Pentateuch•Because it was written in Hebrew•Because of its religious value•Because a religious community has accepted itTrue tests of canonicityCatholic ViewsThe church is determiner of the canon. The church is mother of the canon. The church is magistrate of the canon. The church is regulator of the canon. The church is judge of the canon. Protestant ViewsThe church is discoverer of the canon.The church is child of the canon.The church is minister of the canon.The church is recognizer of the canon.The church is witness of the canon.•Was the book written by a prophet of God?•Was the writer authenticated often by acts of God?•Does the book tell the truth about God, with no falsehood or contradiction?Notes attached to web page for sessions @ www.Amos37.comPastor Conway Campbell takes us on a thorough study on the study and doctrine of the bible. Various Scriptures.