The early church (in Acts of the Apostles)


For AO1 you need to know:

  • The Kerygmata as presented by C. H. Dodd with reference to Acts 2:14-39 & 3:12-26.
  • The challenges to the kerygmata (with reference to the historical value of the speeches in Acts and Bultmann)
  • The adapting of the Christian message to suit the audience

For AO2 you need to be able to debate:

  • The extent to which the kerygmata (within the areas of Acts studied
  • Whether the speeches in Acts have any historical value