The Dan Wallace V. Bart Ehrman Debate: Round 2

It has been a little over three years since Dan Wallace and Bart Ehrman debated on the subject of the text of the New Testament in New Orleans. I was very thankful to have his exchange with Bart to listen to in preparation for my own debate with Ehrman. A second debate has now been scheduled for October 1, 2011. …

Lecture on the Reliability of the New Testament

In the video embedded below, Dr. White provides some important information on the question of the reliability of the New Testament, particularly in view of the manuscript variations. -TurretinFan

A Quick Note on the Comma

Dan Wallace posted on a marginal note on inserting the Comma in 1 John 5:7, here. He mentioned that at the time (this was posted in July, but since I’m in the UK, my mind skipped the year, and transposed the 7 and the 2, so I originally thought this was posted two days ago—for those who do not know, …

James 4:5 – An Exegetical Problem

On December 3, 2010 Dr. Sid Dyer, professor of Greek and NT and Greenville Seminary delivered his Inaugural address. The title of the lecture was “A Simple Solution to the Complex Exegetical Problems in James 4:5.” This lecture simply will not interest some of you, but I know there are others who revel in these issues. Click here to listen. …

An Amusing Textual Criticism Story

Stephen Neill recalls: It may be interesting to give an illustration of the practical use to which [the principles of textual criticism] can occasionally be put. Many years ago, when I was teaching in a high school in India, I had given my class some work to do in their own time, and had told them that they were not …