Hebrew New Testament

Paul Schmehl p.l.schmehl at worldnet.att.net
Thu Aug 16 20:42:21 EDT 2001

----- Original Message -----
From: "Lamont Norman" <lamont.norman at idea.com>
To: "Biblical Greek" <b-greek at franklin.oit.unc.edu>
Sent: Thursday, August 16, 2001 4:37 PM
Subject: [b-greek] Hebrew New Testament

> I fear that I am in way over my head on this but I want to know anyway.
> Someone has approached me recently with the idea that the New Testament
> was orignally written in Hebrew.  They also argued that Constantine had
> destroyed the original Hebrew manuscripts and killed off all supporters of
> the Hebrew texts.  Can someone please help me with this?  I would like to
> know what the arguments for and against are - if there are any.  I would
> like to know references so that I can evaluate the arguments as best I
> can.

Actually, the entire Bible was originally written in the King's English and
subsequently translated into the Greek we have now.  No one knows this
because after the translation was done, all the scribes and supporters were
murdered to hide the evidence.

Sound ridiculous?  It's the same argument.

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