Nov 2008 - Jan 2009:
Over 50 new Articles and Pages!
Here is a list of the Articles and Features we've added this Winter:
Five More Early Fathers
5th century Latin poet who turned the Gospels into verse, uses John 8:1-11 as Holy Scripture
This often misused early father provides evidence that must be carefully evaluated.
This historian gives amazing evidence regarding the PA.
Startling new evidence removes Chrysostom from the list of fathers not using John 8:1-11, and moves him to the growing list of those who give testimony of this passage!
This early translator of Eusebius shows knowledge of John 8:1-11 as Holy Scripture.
Eighteen Textual Critics
American historian who supported the Revised Version is analyzed.
He reverses the over-skeptical methodology of the 19th century.
Sir Frederic Kenyon reveals the significance of the papyri discoveries, for the authenticity of John.
Sir Frederic Kenyon gives the background to the various Coptic translations.
He shows that there were still many competant defenders of John 8:1-11.
- presents an early and masterful defence of the passage.
A good discussion on the Latinisms of this odd manuscript.
Another attack evaluated
disappointing attempt at dismissal
Critic shows worthlessness of negative internal evidence
following the wrong leads
Disappointing attack, and less than honest self-promotion
A more balanced view of the Discourse material
The Traditional Text in modern English
good intro to opposing views
the stagnation of Textual Criticism
the state of knowledge at the turn of the century
Various New Articles
revealing Dot and Space ...again
finally, reliable assessments
Profound new evidence for the Authenticity of the PA
great discussion of previous critics
personal recollections by a friend
up do date info on the Lectionary system
a brief look at the 4 oldest copies of John
Reviews the theories of the 1800s
its metamorphosis and erasure of John 8:1-11
based on Griesbach
second thoughts on the Westcott-Hort text!
the Lectionary text
Updates and Cleanups
Also many new links and navigational aids