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Re: [GTh] Mark's Dating

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  • Stephen C. Carlson
    ... OK. I was hoping for something more substantive than impressionistic. My sense of the trend among scholars is that the prospect of it being a modern fake
    Message 1 of 5 , Apr 28, 2005
      At 11:16 PM 4/26/2005 -0700, Tom Saunders wrote:
      >Steve Carlson asks..
      >>Any particular reason why it's {Clement's Letter to Theodore} looking
      >>better all the time?
      >
      >I think even if it is a forgery from modern times the information may be
      >accurate. I don't think the letter is a forgery, but even if all the things
      >it says are accurate by finding proof of the facts, that still may not
      >convince some the letter is real. But the information may be. If so, it
      >shows two Christianities going on from the beginning.

      OK. I was hoping for something more substantive than impressionistic.
      My sense of the trend among scholars is that the prospect of it being
      a modern fake seems to be gaining ground. I guess our impressions
      happen to differ.

      Stephen
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