As covered in the Wikipedia article on Biblical canon, among the major branches of Christianity Protestantism has the smallest biblical canon, due almost entirely to a smaller Old Testament canon.

The various New Church or "Swedenborgian" denominations, however, have a considerably smaller canon for both the Old and New Testaments, as covered in this question: What writings are held as "biblical canon" by Swedenborgians?

Are there any other Christian churches or denominations whose biblical canon is smaller than the Protestant canon? If so, what books do they include in their canon, and what reasons do they give for their particular canon?

  • closely related/near duplicate: Are there any Christians who only accept the gospels? – bruised reed Sep 7 '16 at 17:29
  • @bruisedreed Thanks for the link. That question is much more narrowly focused than this one, so this question is closely related rather than a duplicate of that one. However the single answer to that question (yours) is relevant and interesting. – Lee Woofenden Sep 7 '16 at 17:38

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