Published January 1990
by Eerdmans Pub Co .
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||366|
Text is a Thing which was written. It is reasonable that the Text of the New Testament is a Thing which was written by Faith. So it is also reasonable that the Text has many problems. Author shows us all about that Text quietly, viewing from historically and critically/5(8). "The Early Text of the New Testament is an important and unique contribution to these current debates. The individual NT books are examined separately to prevent homogenizing and blurring textual issues in unfortunate and misleading kinds of ways/5(8). A definitive introduction to New Testament textual criticism, this book includes a comparison of the major editions of the New Testament, detailed description and analysis of the manuscripts of the Greek New Testament, and discussion on the value of the early versions.4/5. 3. Greek Copies or Manuscripts of the New Testament Text: Greek copies or manuscripts of the New Testament text have hitherto been and probably will continue to be the chief source of data in this great field. For determining the existence of the text in its most ancient form the autographs are of supreme value.
The standard text for courses in biblical studies and the history of Christianity since its first publication in , The Text of the New Testament is poised to become a definitive resource for a whole new generation of students. Reviews of the The Text of the New Testament: Its Transmission, Corruption, and Restoration. The New Testament, as usually received in the Christian Churches, is made up of twenty-seven different books attributed to eight different authors, six of whom are numbered among the Apostles (Matthew, John, Paul, James, Peter, Jude) . The New Testament: 27 books in 5 categories. The New Testament books fall into five general categories: the Gospels, the single book of Acts, Paul’s letters to churches, Paul’s letters to church leaders, and a collection of letters sent out (mostly) to large groups of people. King James Bible Online: Authorized King James Version (KJV) of the Bible- the preserved and living Word of God. Includes KJV and Cambridge KJV.
The New Testament text we read in our English Bibles is based on the original Greek text. We know this text, albeit imperfectly, through a large number of ancient manuscripts. All these manuscripts are mere copies, and the great majority of them are copies of copies, yet ultimately they all derive from the. The Text of the New Testament, Fourth Edition, has been invigorated by the addition of Bart D. Ehrman--author of numerous best-selling books on the New Testament--as a coauthor. This revision brings the discussion of/5. LibraryThing Review 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/5(8). with the full text of 1 John and John 1–5) and the textbook, the CD contains a workbook with exercises coordinated with the textbook, a vocabulary frequency list to aid in learning words that appear nine or more times in the New Testament, and a full Greek-English lexicon with definitions for every word in the Greek New Testament. These areFile Size: 1MB.