- Just a bit of a "heads up" to members who have been following the
recent discussions on "text punctuation" (Greek in particular) and
Michael Monza's post 5738 speculating that perhaps Thomas was written by
a "follower of Jesus while on the road with him".
I have just received my subscription copy of Biblical Archeology Review
for July/August, and there are interesting articles in it discussing
both these subjects. (viz)
- Writing Tablets (Notepaper of the Roman World), and
- Literacy in the Time of Jesus (Could his words have been recorded in
As a bonus, the issue has a great article on the papyri of Oxyrhynchus
called "Priceless Garbage".
I found them all very interesting reads ...