Dating the new testament manuscripts
Combing through its libraries, he came upon some notable parchments.
Being a student of paleography,* Tischendorf recognized the parchments as leaves from the a Greek translation of the Hebrew Scriptures, or “Old Testament.” “I had seen nothing that could be judged as of greater antiquity than these Sinaitic pages,” he wrote.
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