Our Daily Metzger – Asa or Asaph

This is the first in a series that will cover some of the more outrageous and foolish claims by Dr. Bruce Metzger in his Textual Commentary. The series will also show that Restorationist Textual Criticism’s underlying philosophy is at odds with Biblical Christianity. And those … Read More

Our Daily Metzger – Amos or Amon

In our previous post Asa or Asaph, we saw how Metzger had no qualms calling the Holy Ghost a liar when he stated, “the evangelist may have derived material for the genealogy, not from the Old Testament directly, but from subsequent genealogical lists, in which the erroneous spelling … Read More

Textual Tuesday – Matthew 6:1

Verse: Matthew 6.1 Textus Receptus/Byzantine Text: Take heed that ye do not your alms before men, to be seen of them… (Mat 6:1 KJV) Nestle Aland 27: “Beware of practicing your righteousness before men to be noticed by them… (Mat 6:1 NAU) … Read More

Textual Tuesday – Matthew 5:22

Verse: Matthew 5.22 Textus Receptus/Byzantine Text: But I say unto you, That whosoever is angry with his brother without a cause shall be in danger of the judgment… (Matthew 5:22 Authorised Version) Nestle Aland 27: But I tell … Read More

Textual Tuesday – Matthew 6:13

Verse: Last half of Matthew 6.13 Textus Receptus/Byzantine Text: For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever. Amen. (Mat 6:13 KJV) Nestle Aland 27: [Omit] Manuscript/Patristic Support: The omission of this verse … Read More

Textual Tuesday – Mt 5:44

Verse: Matthew 5.44 Textus Receptus/Byzantine Text: But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you. [This is the … Read More

Textual Tuesday – Mt 9:13b

Verse: Matthew 9.13b Textus Receptus/Byzantine Text: I am not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance. (Matthew 9:13 KJV) Nestle Aland 27: I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners. [The Critical Text omits ‘to repentance’] (Matthew 9:13 … Read More

Matthew 17:21

Verse: Matthew 17.21 Textus Receptus/Byzantine Text: Howbeit this kind goeth not out but by prayer and fasting. (Matthew 17:21 Authorised Version) Nestle Aland 27: [Omit] Manuscript/Patristic Support: The omission of this verse by the Nestle-Aland Text … Read More