From: Rod Decker (email@example.com)
Date: Wed Oct 25 1995 - 21:50:37 EDT
>At 10:57 AM 10/25/95, Eric Vaughan wrote:
>>Why does the New American Standard Bible leave out
>>KAI TO BAPTISMA hO EGW BAPTIZOMAI BAPTISQHNAI; in
>>Matt 20:22? Is it the same reason they left out
>>hO WN EN TW OURANW in Jno. 3:13?
>In a word, Yes. In both passages the words you cite are not present in what
>the editors have agreed to be the better manuscripts.
>Carl W. Conrad
Maybe the right way to ask the question is, "Why have some translation
_added_ this phrase?" :) Depends on where you start and what you take as
the standard of comparison.
Rodney J. Decker Calvary Theological Seminary
Asst. Prof./NT 15800 Calvary Rd.
firstname.lastname@example.org Kansas City, Missouri 64147
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