The History of the New Testament Canon in the Syrian Church

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University of Chicago Press, 1900 - Bible - 69 pages
 

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Page 66 - Christ, called to be an apostle, separated to the gospel of God which He promised before through His prophets in the Holy Scriptures, concerning His Son Jesus Christ our Lord, who was born of the seed of David according to the flesh...
Page 26 - magnus si quidem hie in nostris codicibus error inolevit, dum quod in eadem re alius evangelista plus dixit, in alio, quia minus putaverint, addiderunt. Vel dum eundem sensum alius aliter expressit, ille qui unum e quattuor primum legerat, ad eius exemplum ceteros quoque aestimaverit emendandos.
Page 62 - and the Gospel, which ye read every day before the people, and the ' Epistles of Paul, which Simon Peter sent us from the city of Rome, and ' the Acts of the twelve Apostles, which John the son of Zebedee sent ' us from Ephesus, these books read ye in the Church of God, and with ' these read not others
Page 21 - Jacob begat Joseph : Joseph to whom was betrothed Mary the Virgin begat Jesus who was called Christ.
Page 50 - But the law, and the prophets, and the gospel, which ye read every day before the people, and the epistles of Paul, which Simon Peter sent us from the city of Rome, and the Acts of the twelve apostles, which John, the son of Zebedee, sent us from Ephesus...
Page 62 - Abgar, and they were furnished 23 from what belonged to the King and to his nobles with some things for the house of God, and others for the supply of the poor. But a large multitude of people assembled day by day, and came to the prayers of the service, and to the reading of the Old Testament and the New of Ditonron.
Page 62 - Victor, is said to have excommunicated him from the church, whether this took place at the end of the second or at the beginning of the third century...
Page 66 - Let the presbyters and deacons have a care that in all the churches there be provided and read a copy of the distinct Gospel.
Page 20 - CHAPTER XI And while he thought to rise and hide himself, and to dwell in secret, behold the same night an angel of the Lord appeared to him in sleep, saying, Joseph, son of David, fear not ; take Mary, thy wife, for that which is in her womb is of the Holy Spirit. Now she shall bear a son, and his name shall be called Jesus, for he shall save his people from their...
Page 67 - Lord was born of the seed of David according to the flesh. And not only did the members of his sect make use of this work, but even those that follow the apostolic doctrine, not perceiving the mischief of the composition, but using the book too simply as an abridgment. And I myself found more than two hundred such books held in respect in the churches of our parts ; and I collected and put them all away and put the gospels of the four evangelists in their place.

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