The Major Literary Forms In The New Testament

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The major literary forms in the New Testament at the Gospels, Passion, Letter, and the Apocalypse (Harris, 1995). Additionally, all gospels are considered literary works about Jesus in first person accounts of these events. Most the gospels tell the story of Jesus’s life, while others only include the actual word Jesus spoke. While the gospels give us a look into Jesus life they leave out information from the age of twelve until thirty no one wrote on those years of his life. The Passion is detailed in John the fourth gospel where it goes into great detail of the last days of the life to Jesus. It covers the arrest, trail, and the death of Jesus in detail. The Letters which are a great contribution of the Apostle Paul were the outlines of how
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