In a court of law the testimony of one expert is considered evidence, however it is frequently offset by another expert with a differing opinion. The data for this list will always be a work in progress and is constantly changing as it is being updated.The same thing happens in the academic community as to when the New Testament books were written. I do grant permission for a link to this page if proper credit is given.Negative critical scholars strengthen their own views as the separate the actual events from the writings by as much time as possible.
The 2013 series is called "The Integrity of the New Testament" and deals with textual criticism. In my opinion, every book of the New Testament was written by a baptized Jew between the forties and the eighties of the first century (very probably sometime between about A. Unless one reads documents through the lens of a apriori assumptions, the evidence supports the conclusions that the historical accounts, letters, biography, and other genres found in the New Testament were written by eyewitnesses and other persons living in that historical period with access to written sources and persons knowledgeable about the events described.Luke 2:1-20 tells us about the birth of Jesus, but exactly when was Jesus born and why does the Jewish community now celebrate this date?When and where did the baptism of Jesus, recorded in Mark 1:9, take place?There is an unbroken chain of writers discussing the New Testament that goes back to soon after the Gospels were written.The writings of the church fathers are referred to as "the tradition" or as "patristic sources" in most discussions of this subject. All information from after this time either depends on earlier available sources or is suspect because we are unable to determine what the earlier sources are.