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Justin Martyr Favored Luke and Disfavored John, Papias was not a ‘hearer of John’ – Encyclopaedia Biblica

Edwin Abbott's entry in Encyclopedia Biblica, Gospels: B. External Evidence (including Papias and Justin Martyr) Encyclopaedia Biblica, Vol II, 1901, Columns 1809-1837 Internet Archive Book Link: https://archive.org/details/CheyneTKEncyclopaediaBiblicaVolIIEToK1901/page/n333/mode/2up Statement of Luke i. The Third Gospel. — Lk. 1:1-4 implies (a) that ’many’ Gospels were current, and perhaps (b) that their diversity...

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The Problem of the Fourth Gospel

Gospel of John vs the Synoptic Gospels Excerpts from 'The Problem of the Fourth Gospel' Henry Latimer Jackson, Cambridge [Eng.]: University press, 1918 Archive Book Link: https://archive.org/details/problemoffourthg00jack/page/n5/mode/2up Now, where objection is raised, the marked peculiarity of the Fourth Gospel is highly accentuated. It is regarded, not as the record of historical...

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