Infallibility

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Scripture is, Infallible (Scriptura est autopiston kai axiopiston) which expresseth the minde and will of God, to whom truth is essential and necessary. Supreme and Independent into which all faith is resolved, from which it is not lawful to appeal. By which singular authority the …

Preservationist Textual Criticism

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PTC is the view that God’s word has been kept pure in all ages by God’s providential preservation. (WCF/2LBCF 1.8) It can be simply expressed as, only Scripture can attest to what is Scripture.

Restorationist Textual Criticism

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RTC is the view that the text of Scripture must be restored because it has become corrupted over time either through carelessness or deliberate corruption by heretics. This is a rejection of the Confessional view that the text of Scripture was kept pure in all …