Tuesday, October 18, 2005
Heroes of Evangelical Textual Criticism (NT)
If this is to be a blog/forum in 'evangelical textual criticism', then who would we think of as the best representatives of this outlook? In NT text criticism it is probably fair to say that a kind of pietist approach combined, to some extent, with a distancing from standard historical critical positions has characterised quite a few NT text critics in the last two centuries. But in terms of personal allegiance to historic evangelical theology, building their text criticism on the foundation of historical evangelical theology, and making real advances in textual criticism two scholars stand out.