Identify any historical purpose(s) behind the writing of Luke’s Gospel, Acts of the Apostles, and John’s Gospel. Include a reference to any historical fact mentioned in the recommended sources that may have triggered the writing of Luke’s Gospel, Acts of the Apostles,and John’s Gospel as well as references to statements with in those three to those below.
Include at least one historical fact or and at least one reference to each Gospel studied. Restrict your resources to those below. Be sure to distinguish between paraphrase and direct quotes.
Resources to use:
Stanton,Graham The Gospels of Jesus (Oxford U.Press znd ed.,2002)
The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Theology(Oxford University Press, 2014)
John T. Carroll Luke: A Comment my (Westminster John Knox Press,2012)