Differences btw. NA 26 and NA 27
EHOBBS at WELLESLEY.EDU
Fri Jan 22 15:53:23 EST 1999
Perry Stepp's question is well-taken; the editors do indeed claim that
NA-26 and NA-27 and UBS-GNT-3c and UBS-GNT-4 have the same TEXT, and that
as of the latter edition of each, even punctuation is the same, "with
BUT, there was an exchange a year or two ago (sorry, I can't lay my hands
on date, and my memory recently tends to be vague on things between 3
months and 3 years ago!), on this very question. Someone actually found a
difference or two, and I did print it out and set it in a pile for filing
when there is time (!).
It's probably in the archives, but it may have occurred during the gap in
Would Perry share with us the variation he found? And I'll make a stab at
finding the exchange on B-Greek earlier, unless someone is faster than I
am to do it.
I've always understood that the two editions (actually four, if you count
the 3rd corrected and 4th UBS editions) were identical. But I've found one
admittedly minor but substantive textual difference between the NA 26 and
My question: has anyone compiled a list of differences between the editions?
Perry L. Stepp
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