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The word “testament” means “covenant” (a formal agreement or promise). The “New Testament” refers to the covenant God has entered into with all believers through Jesus Christ. It consists of 27 books authored by Jesus’ early disciples and is divided into four categories: 1) Four historical accounts of the life, death, resurrection and teachings of Jesus (the gospels); 2) An historical account of the early church (Acts of the Apostles””)”””

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