Re: Languages for specific biblical books in TC
- On Mon, 21 Apr 1997, William L. Petersen wrote:
> At 12:16 PM 4/21/97 -0700, Ken Litwack wrote:[snipped]
> > Beyond Greek MSS, however, which langaugeActually, as Parker points out in his fascinating book, "Codex Bezae",
> >would be next of importance? Latin, Syriac? Or am I mistaken in thinking
> >that the particular text might determine which version(s) would be of
> >most value?
> Since D is a bilingual, I would presume you would be interested in *both* of
> its languages, right? That means Latin... Because of Bezae's strong
the Latin and Greek Texts of D are mostly independent.
But Latin is still of great interest for Western texts in
general, not just D, because of the Old Latin's close relation
to the Western text-type.
Waiting for the blessed hope and the appearance of the glory of our
great God and Saviour Jesus Christ (Ti 2:13).