An Introduction to the New Testament Manuscripts and their Texts

An Introduction to the New Testament Manuscripts and their Texts

by D. C. Parker
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521719895

ISBN-13: 9780521719896

Pub. Date: 07/24/2008

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This is the first major English-language introduction to the earliest manuscripts of the New Testament to appear for over forty years. An essential handbook for scholars and students, it provides a thorough grounding in the study and editing of the New Testament text combined with an emphasis on the dramatic current developments in the field.  See more details below

Overview

This is the first major English-language introduction to the earliest manuscripts of the New Testament to appear for over forty years. An essential handbook for scholars and students, it provides a thorough grounding in the study and editing of the New Testament text combined with an emphasis on the dramatic current developments in the field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521719896
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/24/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
398
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
3 Months

Table of Contents

List of plates

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Pt. I The Documents 11

1 The study of the manuscripts 13

2 Practical skills in the study of manuscripts 88

3 Other types of witness 108

Pt. II Textual Criticism and Editions 131

4 Manuscripts as tradents of the text 133

5 Textual criticism 155

6 Editions and how to use them 191

Pt. III The Sections of the New Testament 225

7 The Book of Revelation 227

8 Paul 246

9 Acts and the Catholic epistles 283

10 The Gospels 311

11 Final thoughts 348

Glossary 350

Index of manuscripts 355

Index of biblical citations 359

Index of names and subjects 361

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