[sword-devel] Legal ?
Tue, 23 Nov 1999 11:28:06 -0500
so use it! Seems like a viable solution.
----- Original Message -----
From: Michael Paul Johnson <email@example.com>
Sent: Tuesday, November 23, 1999 11:14 AM
Subject: Re: [sword-devel] Legal ?
> At 10:59 11/23/1999 -0500, you wrote:
> >I agree. It is not the same as the Hebrew texts of which we DO have
> >ancient copies. The Massoretic text goes back 1000 years and we
> >find that it is only differed from the Dead Sea Scrolls by 9 words in
> >Genesis. And these 9 words are simply language evolution. It
> >doies not even change the meaning. So where as we see the Hebrew text so
> >frequented across the net in freely available forms. The
> >same will most likely never be seen of the greek since the greek
> >compilations are "made up". In otherwords. The actually greek NT
> >never existed in its NA form. USB/NA simply compiled a "version" by
> >organizing the fragments in a way they felt is homogeneous.
> Actually, there are several Public Domain Greek New Testaments available.
> Dr. Maurice Robinson's Byzantine Majority Text is a work that some people
> (including me) believe is actually more accurate than the UBS/NA text, and
> Dr. Robinson intentionally and irrevocably dedicated it to the Public Domain.
> Michael Paul Johnson