The Text of New Testament

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Рипол Классик, 1985 - History
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User Review  - aevaughn - LibraryThing

Bruce Metzger is one of the giants in the field of textual criticism. This book provides an excellent overview of the field that is readable by the laymen, as well as the clergy & academic. It is an overview however, not the only book one should read on the topic. Read full review

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User Review  - waltzmn - LibraryThing

Textual criticism manuals are to be weighed and not counted. That's a variation on an old rule of textual criticism, "Manuscripts are to be weighed and not counted." The idea is that not all ... Read full review

Contents

The Making of Ancient Books
3
Harvesting papyrus in ancient Egypt
6
Greek maiuscule script
19
Greek minuscule script
20
Limestone statuette of Egyptian scribe
28
I
35
Codex Basiliensis
37
Chester Beatty Biblical Papyrus II 1146
42
Chester Beatty Coptic Sahidic MS B
111
Gothic Codex Argenteus
116
Annean Gospel MS 229 Etchtniadziti
118
THE HISTORY OF New TESTAMENT TEXIUAL
135
Complutensian Polyglot Bible
141
Greek Gospel MS 2 University Library Basie
144
From Grlesbach
165
Editorial Committee United Bible Societies
195

Important Witnesses to the Text
52
Bodmer Papyrus XIV DH
60
Codex Sinaiticus a
66
Codex Bezae D
72
Codex laudianus F?
75
Codex Mosquensis Kap
78
251
82
Codex Rossanensis E Christ and Barabbas before Pilate
85
Parchment leaf of Book of Revelation 0169
93
Curetonian Syriac MS
97
17 Codex Gigas
104
Codex Amiatirius Ezra the scribe
107
The Origins of Textual Criticism
197
Modern Methods of Textual Criticism
205
V1 Methods of Determining Family Relationships Among
231
Vi The Use of Computers in New Testament
240
Significant Ongoing Projects
246
History of the Transmission of the Text
272
Basic Criteria for the Evaluation of Variant Readings 500
300
Greek Gospel MS 274 Bibliotheque Nationale Paris
324
Bibliogruply
345
General Index 349
351
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