The Orthodox Corruption of Scripture : the Effect of Early Christological Controversies on the Text of the New Testament.

Victors not only write history: they also reproduce the texts. Bart Ehrman explores the close relationship between the social history of early Christianity and the textual tradition of the emerging New Testament, examining how early struggles between Christian "heresy" and "orthodoxy&...

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Main Author: Ehrman, Bart D.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, USA, 1993.
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Contents; Introduction; 1. The Text of Scripture in an Age of Dissent: Early Christian Struggles for Orthodoxy; 2. Anti-Adoptionistic Corruptions of Scripture; 3. Anti-Separationist Corruptions of Scripture; 4. Anti-Docetic Corruptions of Scripture; 5. Anti-Patripassianist Corruptions of Scripture; 6. The Orthodox Corruptors of Scripture; Bibliography of Secondary Works Cited; Index of Scripture; Index of Modern Authors; Index of Subjects and Ancient Sources.