Evangelical Textual Criticism

Wednesday, November 16, 2005

Germany, here we come!

There are only four NT mansucripts in Australia: minuscule 662 in Melbourne at the National Gallery of Victoria; and P91 and lectionaries l1968 and l2378 at Macquarie University.
So Australian text-critics will be pleased to hear that Australia beat Uruguay 4-2 in a penalty shoot-out to earn a place at the World Cup Finals next year in Germany (the first time since 1974), where there are many more NT mansucripts of all types.

BBC Report: http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/football/internationals/4435400.stm

Let's hope we are drawn in the same group as Ingerland.

Pete

2 comments:

  1. Pete,
    Can you confirm whether it is true that antipodean textual critics have an unfair advantage at reading the underwriting of palimpsests when the writing is upside down?

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  2. Whatever advantage/s they may have I would hesitate to call them unfair.

    Pete

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