Development of the NT Over Time

Muratorian List

190s

Origen's List

Egypt 250

Eusebius' List

Caesarea 300

Athanasius' List

Egypt 367

(The first listing of the

27 books of the NT)

Four Gospels

Acts

Romans

I & II Corinthians

Galatians

Ephesians

Philippians

Colossians

I & II Thessalonians

I & II Timothy

Titus

Philemon

I & II John

Jude

Revelation (of John)

Wisdom of Solomon

Four Gospels

Acts

Romans

I & II Corinthians

Galatians

Ephesians

Philippians

Colossians

I & II Thessalonians

I & II Timothy

Titus

Philemon

I Peter

I John

Revelation (of John)

 

Four Gospels

Acts

Romans

I & II Corinthians

Galatians

Ephesians

Philippians

Colossians

I & II Thessalonians

I & II Timothy

Titus

Philemon

I Peter

I John

Revelation (of John)

 

Four Gospels

Acts

Romans

I & II Corinthians

Galatians

Ephesians

Philippians

Colossians

I & II Thessalonians

I & II Timothy

Titus

Philemon

Hebrews

James

I & II Peter

I & II & III John

Jude

Revelation (of John)

 

For private use:

Shepherd of Hermas

 

Disputed:

Revelation of Peter

Disputed:

Hebrews

James

II Peter

II & III John

Jude

Shepherd of Hermas

Barnabas

Didache

Gospel of Hebrews

Disputed but well-known:

James

II Peter

II & III John

Jude

 

To be excluded:

Shepherd of Hermas

Barnabas

Gospel of Hebrews

Revelation of Peter

Acts of Peter and Paul

Didache

Adopted by Councils

in the 390s.