Crescent Moon Reveals Her Secrets
- Dear List:
I have analyzed the marginal note that appears at Luke
4:2 in Vaticanus (i.e., the Crescent Moon Symbol), and
have decoded - tentatively - the remarks by the
scribe. Basically, he provides a type of short-hand
account of what he sees in his exemplar - SInaiticus.
In other words, you need to have the page from
Sinaiticus in front of you in order to see what the
scribe of Vaticanus is doing.
Here is the URL for Sinaiticus page:
OK. The scribe writing Vaticanus describes the ink
smudges in his exemplar, beginning with the Greek
letter Tau on line 8, of column 3 of Sinaiticus. He
then moves on to other letters.
Just to remind you, for your convenience I have placed
them side-by-side in order to facilitate
Here is the URL:
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