Our Bible and the Ancient Manuscripts: Being a History of the Text and Its Translations (Google eBook)

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Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1897 - Bible - 510 pages
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Page 243 - ... be charged (by scoffers) with some unequal dealing towards a great number of good English words,' which, without this liberty on their part, would not have a place in the pages of the English Bible.
Page 240 - Thou hast multiplied the nation, and not increased the joy : they joy before thee according to the joy in harvest, and as men rejoice when they divide the spoil.
Page 211 - If God spare my life, ere many years I will cause a boy that driveth the plough shall know more of the Scripture than thou dost.
Page 242 - Another thing we think good to admonish thee of, gentle Reader, that we have not tied ourselves to an uniformity of phrasing, or to an identity of words...
Page 242 - But that we should express the same notion in the same particular word; as for example, if we translate the Hebrew or Greek word once by purpose, never to call it intent; if one where journeying, never travelling; if one where think, never suppose; if one where pain, never ache; if one where joy, never gladness, &c., thus to mince the matter, we thought to savour more of curiosity than wisdom, and that rather it would breed scorn in the atheist, than bring piofit to the godly reader.
Page 15 - Athanasius— must have used manuscripts of the Bible older than any that we now have, and many of them quoted largely from the Bible in their writings. If, therefore, we know in what form they quoted any particular passage, we may argue that they found that form of it in the manuscript which they used. But this argument must be used with much caution. In the first place, it is evident that they often quoted from memory. Copies of the Bible were not so common in those days as they are now, and, in...
Page 142 - On the same day, seeing one working on the Sabbath, he said to him: Man, if thou knowest what thou doest, blessed art thou; but if thou knowest not, thou art accursed and a transgressor of the Law.
Page 183 - Spirit is the truth 3, because there are three that bear witness, the Spirit, the water and the blood...
Page 243 - We might also be charged (by scoffers) with some unequal dealing towards a great number of good English words. For as it is written of a certain great Philosopher, that he should say, that those logs were happy that were made images to be worshipped ; for their fellows, as good as they, lay for blocks behind the fire : so if we should say, as it were, unto certain words, Stand up higher, have a place in the Bible always, and to others of like quality, Get ye hence, be banished for ever, we might...
Page 130 - Bethesda, having five porches. In these lay a great multitude of impotent folk, of blind, halt, withered, waiting for the moving of the water. For an angel went down at a certain season into the pool, and troubled the water: whosoever then first after the troubling of the water stepped in was made whole of whatsoever disease he had.

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Our Bible & the Ancient Manuscripts: Contents Listing.
Our Bible and the Ancient Manuscripts. Sir F Kenyon. Contents · Illustrations. 1. Bks- Writing. 2. Txt.Variation. 3. Authorities ...
www.katapi.org.uk/ BibleMSS/ ShortContents.htm

JSTOR: Our Bible and the Ancient Manuscripts
BOOK REVIEWS NEW TESTAMENT SECTION Our Bible and the Ancient Manuscripts, by Sir Frederic Kenyon, New York, Harper, 1940, pp. 266, $3.00. ...
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Bibliography of Textual Criticism "K"
Frederic G. Kenyon, Our Bible and the Ancient Manuscripts: being a History of the Text and its Translations. London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1895. ...
www.bible-researcher.com/ bib-k.html

Christian Reflections of Scott Thile
Kenyon, Frederic G. Our Bible and the Ancient Manuscripts. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1941, p23. Mead, Frank (ed.) The Encyclopedia of Religious ...
campus.murraystate.edu/ staff/ scott.thile/ Christian/ Bible.html

Is the Bible 100% faultless and untampered with by the Church?
Our Bible and the Ancient Manuscripts, Dr. Frederic Kenyon, Eyre and Spottiswoode, p. 3. The Jehovah's Witnesses in their "AWAKE" Magazine dated 8th ...
answering-christianity.com/ sake4.htm

Does the bible contain contradic
London: Macmillan and Company,1901. [ii] Frederic G. Kenyon. Our Bible and the ancient manuscripts. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1941.
www.emmanuelcogic.com/ FAQanswersconta1.htm

Chapter 32: Texts, Manuscripts and Translations
The dramatic story of the discovery is worth reading and is summarized in Kenyon, Our Bible and the Ancient Manuscripts, pp. 191 ff. ...
www.infidels.org/ library/ modern/ gerald_larue/ otll/ chap32.html

Apologetics Press - An Inspiring Glimpse into the Text of the Dead ...
Sir Frederick Kenyon, in the 1948 printing of Our Bible and the Ancient Manuscripts, stated: “There is indeed, no probability that we shall ever find ...
www.apologeticspress.org/ articles/ 2284

Hamza Andreas Tzortzis: The Bible: Its Alterations, Compilation ...
Frederic Kenyon, Our Bible and The Ancient Manuscripts 6. 8th September 1957 7. Jesus Seminar, Robert W Funk and Roy W Hoover, The Five gospels (1993), p. ...
hamzatzortzis.blogspot.com/ 2007/ 09/ bible-its-alterations-compilation.html

Defending Your Faith -
Frederic Kenyon, Our Bible and the Ancient Manuscripts. "Jews preserved it as no other manuscript has ever been preserved ... They kept tabs on every letter ...
defendingyourfaith.org/ Old%20Testament.htm

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