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By Michael Rubin

The interior tale of George Lucas, his intensely deepest corporation, and their paintings to revolutionize filmmaking. within the procedure, they made machine heritage. realize the beginning of Pixar, electronic video modifying, videogame avitars, THX sound, and a bunch of alternative icons of the media age. Lucas performed a principal position within the universe of leisure applied sciences we see daily.

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The process by which the various books in the Bible were brought together and their value as sacred Scripture recognized is referred to as the history of the canon .... While the Old Testament canon had been formally closed .... The rise of heresy ... was a powerful impulse towards the formation of a definite canon. A sifting process began in which valid Scripture distinguished itself from Christian literature in general on the basis of such criteria .... The canon was ultimately certified at the Council of Carthage (397).

49 An example would be the interpretation of Luke 24:44 ("the Law of Moses and the Prophets and Psalms") as: "This saying suggests that 'the Law of Moses', 'the Prophets' and ' (the) Psalms' are now established names for the three parts of the canon"; see Roger Beckwith, The Old Testament Canon of the New Testament Church (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1985 ), 111. The book is rich in data but tends toward maximalist interpretation; see further the review of Beckwith by Albert C. Sundberg Jr. ("Reexamining the Formation of the Old Testament Canon," Int42 [ 1988}: 78-82), and Andrew Steinmann's critique (Oracles of God, 71 n.

The Protestant canon and the Roman Catholic New Testament canon are identical, but Protestants follow the Old Testament canon of the Hebrew Bible .... 18 3. The process by which the various books in the Bible were brought together and their value as sacred Scripture recognized is referred to as the history of the canon .... While the Old Testament canon had been formally closed .... The rise of heresy ... was a powerful impulse towards the formation of a definite canon. A sifting process began in which valid Scripture distinguished itself from Christian literature in general on the basis of such criteria ....

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