Scrivener – commonly received or standard text

“It is the design of this little volume to represent, in a convenient and accessible form, every variation, however, minute or insignificant, of the Codex Sinaiticus from THE COMMONLY RECEIVED OR STANDARD TEXT of the Greek Testament (Stephens’ of 1550); distinguishing by an arbitrary mark (√) mere errors of the scribe or peculiarities in the spelling, from other changes which more or less affect the sense of the sacred authors.” A Full Collation of the Codex Sinaiticus with the Received Text of the New Testament, Frederick H. Scrivener, M.A., Rector of St. Gerrans, Cornwall, Introduction, V.

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