Tag: textual variants
Evangelical Textual Criticism’s Top Ten Essential Works List
Over at Evangelical Textual Criticism they have compiled a Top Ten Essential Works list for textual criticism.
Check it out here: http://evangelicaltextualcriticism.blogspot.se/2012/09/top-ten-essential-works-in-new.html…
Undying Worms and Unquenchable Fire
It is often asserted that there is a problem (for so-called “traditionalists”) with the use of Mark 9:48 due to it’s relation with Isaiah 66:24. This problem, according to Fudge, is that 1) Jesus quotes it “without amendment” 2) That the body is “already dead” and 3) That the fire “is a consuming, irresistible fire”. He relates “salted with fire” to mean the salting of a field, or of a place in order to make it uninhabitable. He cites Fields for his source, but we aren’t told, by Fudge, why this is supposed to have any connection with the passage …