A Statement Of Reasons For Not Believing The Doctrines Of Trinitarians; Concerning The Nature Of…

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byAndrews Norton

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1873. Excerpt: ... NOTE C. BT THE KDITOK. (See pp. 183-191.) VARIOUS READINGS OF CERTAIN PASSAGES SUPPOSED TO HAVE A BEARING ON THE DOCTRINE OF THE TRINITY. Beside the three celebrated passages which have been remarked upon by Mr. Norton,--Acts xx. 28, 1 Timothy iii. 16, and 1 John v. 7, 8,--there are others, of more or less importance, whose supposed bearing on the doctrine of the Trinity is affected by various readings of the original text. It is the object of the present note to exhibit all the passages of this class that can be regarded as of any consequence, where a reading different from that followed in the Common Version has been adopted in any of the leading critical editions of the Greek Testament which have been published in the present century. In some instances, the reading thus adopted may be thought more favorable to the Trinitarian theory than that which before stood in the text; in others, the reverse is the case. The examples which are about to be given of various readings of the Greek text of the New Testament, in connection with those which have already been noticed, might perhaps lead one imperfectly acquainted with the subject to suppose the differences in the original manuscripts to be more important than they really are. The number of these differences, or various readings, is very large; but an examination of them tends only to confirm our confidence in the essential correctness with which the text of the New Testament has been transmitted to ns. At least nineteen twentieths of them, as Mr. Norton has remarked, may be dismissed at once from consideration, as being so obviously errors of transcribers, rr found in so few authorities, that,no critic would regard them as having any claim to be received as genuine. Setting these aside, we shall find that...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1873. Excerpt: ... NOTE C. BT THE KDITOK. (See pp. 183-191.) VARIOUS READINGS OF CERTAIN PASSAGES SUPPOSED TO HAVE A BEARING ON THE DOCTRINE OF T...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:140 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.3 inPublished:February 4, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217311377

ISBN - 13:9780217311373

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