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Re: Collation against MT vs. TR

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  • Maurice Robinson
    ... But if the result does not reflect the majority , H/F or Pickering are being quite hypocritical. Why not call their text the theologically-correct text
    Message 1 of 1714 , Dec 6, 1995
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      On Wed, 6 Dec 1995 Timster132@... wrote:

      > In a message dated 95-12-05 mrobinsn@...
      > Maurice Robinson writes:
      >
      > >heading for minority text readings, whether stemmatically-based or on the
      > >basis of the theological whims of the critic, I fail to see how any
      > >meaningful "majority text theory" can remain.
      >
      > Isn't that the point? H&F believe in an omnipotent God who has
      > providentially preserved the text and that conviction has led them to
      > try proving the "Majority text" position with their stemma, etc.
      > Likewise, Pickering's belief of inerrancy leads him to pick and chose a
      > text that supports his beliefs.

      But if the result does not reflect the "majority", H/F or Pickering are
      being quite hypocritical. Why not call their text the
      "theologically-correct" text instead of the "majority text"?

      > Maurice Robinson stands out from the crowd, in that his devotion to the
      > Byzantine text family is based squarely on his interpretation of textual
      > transmission. He and I don't see eye to eye on textual transmission, but I
      > appreciate his approach much more than that of H/F.

      I appreciate that comment....


      > BTW, is anyone on the list proficient at reading Greek miniscule cursive?

      I am, for one....
    • Julian Goldberg
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      Message 1714 of 1714 , Feb 4, 1997
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