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Bruce explains the methods used for dating the New Testament and stresses the importance of avoiding criteria that are too speculative and subjective.As for the earliest of our Gospels, Mark, if it is a Roman Gospel (as I think), the crisis of A. 64 might have provided a suitable occasion for its publication. The Alliance calls the twenty-first century church to a modern reformation by broadcasting, events, and publishing. Prepared for the Web in February 2008 by Robert I Bradshaw.This article and additional biblical resources can be found at Alliance Photocopies kindly provided by Rich Poll ( To download a copy of this article click here.Acts, for example, ends with a reference to Paul’s two years under house-arrest in Rome.Acts, therefore, was written after that period, not before it.