- Logos autopistos, or, Scriptures self-evidence by Thomas Ford
- Disputations on Holy Scripture
- Text and Time
- On Holy Scriptures from Elenctic Theology
- PPRD Vol 2 The Holy Scriptures
- John Jewel - TREATISE OF THE HOLY SCRIPTURES
- The Believing Bible Study
- Clavis Bibliorum: The Key of the Bible
- Diodati's Pious Annotations on the Holy Bible
- The Authenticity and Inspiration of the Holy Scriptures
- A Body of Divinity: Sum & Substance of the Christian Religion
- Truth's Victory Over Error
- A Scholastical History of the Canon
- The Canon of Holy Scripture - Both Parts
- Theopneusty - Plenary Inspiration of Holy Scriptures
- A Treatise of Divinity by Edward Leigh
- Richard Capel's Remains
- The Inspiration of Scripture
- In Defense of the Authenticity of 1 John 5:7
In Defense of the Authenticity of 1 John 5:7 sheds a strong light on the issues radiating from one controversial verse in one of Johns three New Testament letters. Some manuscripts refer to a phrase called the Johannine Commacentering on the Father, the Word, and the Holy Spiritwhile others do not. Chris Pappas, a seasoned pastor steeped in Greek culture, sifts through the scholarly evidence from hundreds of surviving copies of the Greek-language letters. He surveys and analyzes the arguments from biblical scholars who support and who oppose the Commas inclusion. Finally, he presents the reasons for regarding the Comma as a true part of the Word of God in Scripture and for returning it to Johns letter.
Embarking on a survey of the manuscripts, their condition, their roles in the churchs theology, and their place in doctrinal controversies, In Defense of the Authenticity of 1 John 5:7 makes a thorough and intricate study of the passage. The journey is somewhat demanding, but the reward for persistence is a deeper appreciation for the meaning for wordsthese few words in particular.
When you listen to the churchs present-day conflicts, you may hear trusted authorities undergoing profound questioning and believers facing temptations to doubt those authoritiesincluding the Bible. As an aid, In Defense of the Authenticity of 1 John 5:7 offers a history of the churchs struggles over biblical authority, a detailed survey of the intricacies of biblical studies, and the wealth of insights residing in one key phrase.