Category Archives: Uncials

129 As Christ accepted You or Us; Romans 15:7

In many places in the Bible two or more groups of people are mentioned in opposition to one another. To which group we identify ourselves can blind us for something important in that Scripture. Do we see ourselves as part … Continue reading

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88 Who bewitched you not to obey the truth?

Who bewitched you? Galatians 3:1 There are certain Biblical truths that can be added after every verse in the Bible, like the refrain “for his mercy is unchanging for ever.” found after each of the 26 statements in Psalm 136. … Continue reading

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78. Oldest witness of the New Testament, Papyrus 52

Rylands Library Papyrus P52 Tim Challies 03/21/13 7 (Re-blogged from Tim Challies’ blog: Not only does Tim give an excellent description of this important fragment, but he also explains how some variations in ancient manuscripts of the NT could … Continue reading

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24. Important witnesses of the New Testament

24. Important witnesses of the New Testament Greek had been the lingua franca in the Roman world in the time of Jesus. The Septuagint, the Greek translation of the Old Testament translated during the years ±250-132 B.C. had been in … Continue reading

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