Re: [Synoptic-L] HE UNFOLDED THE CODEX
- At 06:32 AM 3/19/01 EST, Maluflen@... wrote:
>Thanks, Steven, for your explanation. I wonder if Rev 5:1-2 could throw someThis was addressed by Bagnall too. Rev. 6:14 describes the heavens
>light on the discussion? Does this text envision a codex rather than a
>scroll, and if so, how much significance can be attached to the use here of
>ANOIXAI, with the same noun as in Lk 4, BIBLION? I realize that this text
>cannot throw decisive light on Lk 4:17, because ANOIXAI can certainly be used
>for a scroll as well, and presumably BIBLION can refer to either a scroll or
opening like a book being rolled up (hWS BIBLION hELISSOMENON). So
it is clear that John of Patmos contemplated scrolls for books.
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