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  • Duration:
    32 min 20 sec

Lesson

As Wallace continues his discussion of the history of the transmission of the Greek text, he now discusses the effect of the canon on the process. While the New Testament books were accepted as authoritative as soon as they were written, they were not viewed as Scripture until a Canon consciousness was developed. When this happened, we can see in increase in the scribes' activity as they treat the New Testament as Scripture.

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