The Reliability of the Biblical Text

When considering the question of the reliability of the Biblical text, a number of factors must be cited in defense of the Scriptures. First, the autographical texts of the Old and New Testament Scriptures were indeed inspired or “God breathed” (θεόπνευστος > 2 Tim 3.16) and is therefore a direct product of the mind of…

THE RELIABILITY OF NEW TESTAMENT TRANSMISSION AND ITS MANUSCRIPTS

THE RELIABILITY OF NEW TESTAMENT TRANSMISSION AND ITS MANUSCRIPT BY JEFFREY S KRAUSE 08/09/2012 PDF VERSION: Krause, Jeffrey The Transmission of the NT Text LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS   Eph …………………………………………… Ephesians ESV ………………………………………….. English Standard Version GNT …………………………………………. Greek New Testament Jn …………………………………………….. John Kindle ……………………………………….. Kindle Location(s) in lieu of page numbers LXX ………………………………………….…

New 1st and 2nd Century Papyri Discovered

Here is a repost of Dr. Daniel Wallace’s article on the seven new papyri that have been discovered. This is exciting news that should make every Christian smile. Earliest Manuscript of the New Testament Discovered? 10 February 2012 Daniel B. Wallace On 1 February 2012, I debated Bart Ehrman at UNC Chapel Hill on whether…

Daniel Wallace’s “The Resurrection of Christ: Theological Implications”: A Journal Review

 By Jeffrey S. Krause Liberty University School of Religion Theo. 313-B02 22 January 2011   Scriptural references are taken from: The Holy Bible, English Standard Version® (ESV®) Copyright © 2001 by Crossway, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. All rights reserved. Additional Scriptural references are taken from: Scripture quoted by permission. Quotations designated (NET)…

Free Text Critical Studies on iTunes U

Alright, I can’t stop myself from posting this information and you should not stop yourself from taking advantage of this wonderful resource. The Center for the Study of New Testament Manuscripts has posted a great wealth of textual critical studies on iTunes U for free download. Try the hyperlink below, but, if it not working, click…