The history of the Ebionites, from the time they are charged with altering the Scriptures, to the time when they disappear from history, is one of tyranny and bloody persecution. These Christians, afterwards called by way of aversion Ebionites, were charged with the alteration of the Scriptures. Mr. Rives has painstakingly restored the original Matthew, written in Hebrew, by primarily relying upon the 49 quotes of it in the early church. It was written in the dawn of Christianity, before corrupt and ambitious men sought to make religion a way to power and distinction. The third volume is for devotions. This translation was the work of Salkinson and C.D. The truths contained in this Gospel stood in the way of a gigantic scheme, conceived by corrupt and arrogant men, who saw in a church established by the authority of God, the road to the highest point of human power and grandeur. vol. It is built upon the proofs set forth in Volumes I (all variants) and II (scholarly studies in appendices). "A difficult work is enjoined, since this translation has been commanded me by your Felicities, which St. Matthew himself, the Apostle and Evangelist, did not wish to be openly written. As George Howard, referring to Ha-Shem as "the Divine Name", wrote: The Divine Name occurs in the following situations: The first translation of Shem Tob's Hebrew Gospel of Matthew into English was George Howard's Hebrew Gospel of Matthew, published in 1987. Technically, Q is often defined in a different theoretical way -- as the common quotations in Matthew and Luke that are not present in Mark. What may be regarded as established is that it existed in either Hebrew or Aramaic, and was used by a Jewish Christian sect who were known as Nazaraeans (Nazarenes), and that it resembled our Matthew closely enough to have been regarded as the original Hebrew of that Gospel. If I‘m right, Shem-Tob use God‘s name in the book of Matthew several times. Some traces of them can be discovered as late as the fourth century, when they "insensibly melted away; either into the church or synagogue." vii, 234) that the translation of the Gospel of Matthew in Shem Tob's work long predates the 14th century and may better represent the original text. With them perished the genuine Gospel of Matthew, the only Gospel written by an Apostle. 255.) In the reign of Adrian, what was left of them settled in the little town of Pilla, beyond the Jordan, from whence they spread themselves into villages adjacent to Damascus. Salkinson's other work was his Hebrew translation of the Greek New 225 pages, black & white. How this may be is of little consequence, since the genuine writing is no longer in existence. It was included in the 14th-century work Eben Boḥan by the Spanish Jewish Rabbi Shem-Tov ben Isaac ben Shaprut. It is simply a smooth flowing text with the best variants reflected in the text using color coding to know the source of each variant. "The Naming of Jesus in Hebrew Matthew" will help you understand the meanings behind the Hebrew words Yshua, Yeshua, Yehoshua. For information on the OGM project, see the OGM webpage: https://sites.google.com/site/gospelofmatthewinhebrew/. The statements of Epiphanius are verified by the fact, that at the time these two chapters were added, by the men of the second century, we can trace through the pages of Ignatius, and other early fathers, numerous forgeries and interpolations which are unmistakable, and were intended to sustain the new aspect which Christianity took on in the early part of the second century. The Hypothesis of an original Hebrew Matthew Various forms of this hypothesis have been offered. II: The Appendices To Explain The Earliest Matthew -- This volume collects important scholarly material on the validity of variants, and the significance of the changes to the tradtional text. 3.39.16) “Matthew also issued a written Gospel among the Hebrews n their own dialect while Peter and Paul were preaching at Rome and laying the foundations of the church.” – Irenaeus, Adv. Papias (150-170 CE) - Matthew composed the words in the Hebrew dialect, and each translated as he was able. A Polish translation by Eliezer Wolski (Eliyazar Ben Miqra), a Jewish theologian and Chassidic sympathizer, appeared in 2017. To the church of Rome the world is indebted for the destruction of the only genuine Gospel, and with it the only authentic account of Christ. "Brought death into the world and all our woe. Shem-Tob ben Isaac Ibn Shaprut was the author of an anti-Christian religious treatise, The Touchstone, completed in 1380 and revised in 1385 and 1400. Of the Hebrew Matthew there is no doubt, although few Christians are aware of this. While that translation manuscript was lost, over 49 quotes of that OGM were made by the early patristic commentators including over 20 by Jerome. This is the version of 1898. Vol. Standford Rives seeks to provide the best approximation of the original Gospel of Matthew in Hebrew. Among them are: The Kingdom Interlinear Translation of the Greek Scriptures (1969), published by the Jehovah's Witnesses' Watchtower Society, refers to Shem Tob's Hebrew Gospel of Matthew (indicated by the siglum J²) in support of its decision to introduce "Jehovah" into the text of the New World Translation of the New Testament. Certainly, it was attributed to the apostle Matthew in the second century, but before this the book was anonymous. By laying the Gospels of Matthew, Mark and Luke in parallel and reading them synoptically ('with the same eye') in Greek, scholars have established that Matthew and Luke were substantially copied from Mark , with Matthew using some 90 per cent of the verses in Mark . It is built upon the proofs set forth in Volumes I (all variants) and II (scholarly studies in appendices). And Mr. Rives has also extracted variants from three versions of Matthew's Gospel in Hebrew (the Shem-Tob, Tillet & Munster versions) -- dating between the 1300s-1500s -- portions of which scholars regard as containing viable original material from Apostle Matthew. Hist., book iii. Also Rives includes Agrapha, quotations of Jesus from early prominent church commentators who quote it as from Matthew yet such language is lacking in our Greek Matthew. I. p. You think it is all very well if a clumsy scribe makes a mistake in transcription and then you deem it a crime to put it right. Matthew had been a hearer of Christ—a companion of the Apostles, and had seen and no doubt conversed with Mary. The real problem is that the Greeks were not really fluent in Hebrew, so parts of the translation are incorrect. But before explaining how this can be done, let … Among the most important manuscripts include: There are translations of the Gospel of Matthew from the work of Shem Tob in several European languages. (", So far we have said nothing of the Hebrew Gospel of Matthew, because it was cast to one side, for the reason that it was a standing argument against the Alexandrian ideas of the Logos—and was regarded as of no authority in the church until it had been improved by important additions made afterwards, and passed into the present Greek version. For this reason Shem Tob's Hebrew Gospel of Matthew, which is included in this work, is considered the oldest surviving text of a New Testament book in Hebrew. 3 is now available as of February 2012 at this AMAZON PURCHASING LINK (or in box below), or from the publisher, at this link. It also argues against attributing the role of Messiah to Jesus. On proof Matthew wrote his Gospel first and that Mark was a pro-Paul edit of Matthew, see S. Rives, Appendix F, On the "Historical background on the Original Gospel of Matthew in Hebrew," see, On the inaccurate claim by Professor Howard -- the editor who revived the Shem-Tob by doing a translation in The Hebrew Gospel -- that the Shem-Tob does not assert Jesus is the Christ Messiah, we excerpt Rives' Appendix B's section on the "Unsubstantiated Claim of Howard" at this. 4° 111, Bodleian Library, Oxford, Ms. 2209 (Marx 19), Library of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, New York, Ms. 2234 (Marx 15), Library of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, New York, Ms. 2279 (Marx 18), Library of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, New York, Ms. 2426 (Marx 16), Library of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, New York, This page was last edited on 16 November 2020, at 23:58. Shem Tob's text[3] contains Ha-Shem 19 times: For ה״, the corresponding Greek Gospel of Matthew text has θεός (22:31), or κύριος (1:22, 24; 2:13, 19; 3:3; 4:7, 10; 21:9, 42; 22:37, 44; 28:2). (Eusebius, Ecc. "El pobre es rico cuando esta feliz con lo que tiene...Y el rico es pobre cuando nada de lo que tiene lo hace feliz" Benjamin Franklin. One must go back to Volume 1. The Gospel of Matthew is a Gospel of Law and differs radically from Paul's gospel which is based of Faith. Jerome perceived Apostle Matthew wrote in Hebrew as a means to protect his gospel: "A difficult work is enjoined, since this translation has been commanded me by your Felicities, which St. Matthew himself, the Apostle and Evangelist, did not wish to be openly written. No. Another proof for an original Matthew is the overwhelming number of church fathers who had stated that the book of Matthew was originally written in Hebrew. Though no copies are extant, there is good historical evidence that Matthew’s Gospel was first written in Hebrew. Jerome noted a … His view was rejected by W.L. This book has both Hebrew AND English with proofs or footnotes in it to help you learn what Matthew really said. You should also get the book by Nehemia Gordon, "The Hebrew … It was impossible to pass from the first to the second stage of Christianity, as long as the Gospel of Matthew was recognized as authority in the church. I would only add that if all the codices prior to 340 AD are lost or destroyed, the best recourse is to examine the quotes from the original gospels by early church commentators pre-340 AD to reconstruct an older text. Mr. Rives permits readers thereby to select whether they wish one or both of these two versions. How the Christians at Jerusalem clung to this Gospel of Matthew, their sufferings and persecutions through a period of more than two centuries will bear witness. In Howards book on page 231, paragraph 2, Howard "It was not necessary to reject all of Matthew's Gospel, and it is very evident that much was retained—such as the discourses of Christ and some portions of history. The Ebionites maintained custody at a library in Caesarea which Jerome was granted access to, and he did a complete translation around 390 AD. For those of you who must keep bringing up the fact that I used the picture I did it was only because I liked the look of the picture. [A quote by Eusebius; Eccl. 110 pages, color. For if it had not been Secret, he would have added to the evangel that which he gave forth was his; but he made up this book sealed up in the Hebrew characters, which he put forth even in such a way that the book, written in Hebrew letters and by the hand of himself, might be possessed by the men most religious, who also, in the course of time, received it from those who preceded them. Today, 28 manuscripts containing the Gospel of Matthew of Shem Tob have survived. In 1987, George Howard said (pp. Grzegorz Kaszyński made another translation into Polish and published it along with Howard's English translation and other translations into European languages. The third volume is for devotions. But this very book they never gave to any one to be transcribed, and its text they related some one way and some another." In chapter 11, Reber says -- assuming John the Presbyter, not the apostle, wrote John's Gospel: From all we know with certainty, this Gospel of Matthew was the only account of Christ in use among the members of the first Christian church, and their only means of information, except what they learned direct from the other Apostles. For they consider him a plain and common man, and justified in his advances in virtue, and that he was born of the Virgin Mary by natural generation." 1, p. 6 and Brown, The Gospel According to St. Matthew (J.B.C.) 26964, London, Ms. Heb. On the "Historical background on the Original Gospel of Matthew in Hebrew," see Appendix B from Rives' Original Gospel of Matthew Vol. Whether those are originals are to be decided when Nehemia publishes them (I’m not sure if he will share with us originals or translations). Let’s take, for instance, “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven” (Matthew 5:3). In this teaching, Jacob Rigal discusses the Hebrew Gospel of Matthew and some of the textual differences between it and the Greek text. But the witness is missing, and all that we have is a few reported statements of his taken long ago... it may be argued that there has been dependence not of 'Hebrews' on the Synoptics but vice versa -- that 'Hebrews' was one of the sources on which one or more of them drew." [1] It is unlikely that the book to which Papias refers is the canonical Gospel of Matthew. Here is obviously a most valuable witness, perhaps the most valuable witness to the truth about [Yahshua]... whom even a jury composed entirely of orthodox Christians could not despise, and who ought to be brought into court. A must see! If we read the text in a Hebrew context William Barclay (1907-1978, Scottish clergyman) reports: As we have said, and was we have now seen, the tradition of the early Church is clear, consistent and unanimous. The original Hebrew version was maintained by a group known as the Ebionites. There is no disputing Matthew wrote his gospel in Hebrew. Indeed, it is now possible to recover much of this original Hebrew composition from an extant manuscript. chap. “Matthew collected the oracles (ta logia) in the Hebrew language, and each interpreted them as best he could.” – Papias (Eusebius, H.E. These variants are color coded for easy identification. If we should give the books to all indiscriminately, and they should be corrupted by any daring men, or be perverted by interpretations, as you have heard that some have already done, it will remain even for those who really seek the truth, always to wander in error. He presented the Hebrew text in stylized font imitating first-century Hebrew script. It was included in the 14th-century work Eben Boḥan (The Touchstone) by the Spanish Jewish Rabbi Shem-Tov ben Isaac ben Shaprut. The Gospel of Matthew Was First Written in Hebrew. In course of time, in the hands of the church, this nucleus received many additions, but these were not made by Matthew. 1, at 149; Bar-Hebraeus, at 4; see also Meyer, The Gospel of Matthew, part 1, vol. The purpose of volume three is that it can be used for devotional reading. The heading of the first book of the New Testament is in most manuscripts "Gospel according to Matthew". In about 400 AD, Jerome translated it from a copy at the Library of Caesarea. The problem however, is that the Shem Tov version was copied by people who denied Yeshua, rejected him as Messiah, and deleted every instance in which Matthew calls Yeshua ‘the Messiah.’ 2. The OGM represents what the early church identified as the original work of Matthew in Hebrew. "The Gospel according to the Hebrews is a literary outlaw with a price on its head; but in spite of the scholarly hue and cry it still evades capture. By George Howard New evidence indicates that the Gospel of Matthew was an original Hebrew composition. ", From all we know with certainty, this Gospel of Matthew was. Answer: This peculiar argument against the long-standing belief that Aramaic (or Hebrew) was the language in which Matthew originally composed his Gospel was first raised in the 16th century by the Dutch theologian and patristics scholar Desiderius Erasmus. Much useless labor has been bestowed on the question, "Brought death into the world and all our woe. The only way to determine the true text is to examine the early codices. Standford Rives, as a follow up to his acclaimed book, Did Calvin Murder Servetus?, has released the Original Gospel of Matthew (OGM) including Volume III The Final Reconstruction of the Earliest Matthew. (Gibbon, ch. Ms. British Museum Library Add. This can be purchased at https://www.createspace.com/3760858 or at this Amazon link. 3 is now available as of February 2012 at this, You can also read OGM Volume III online in latest 2014 edition, Mr. Rives has painstakingly restored the original Matthew, written in Hebrew, by primarily relying upon the 49 quotes of it in the early church. Thus, OGM is broader in concept than Q. Incidentally, Q in German is Logienquelle, i.e., "Source" (Quelle) and Words (Logia). Nehemia Gordon, a Karaite Jew and academic scholar, relates how he joined together with Keith Johnson, an African American Methodist pastor to study an original Hebrew version of the Gospel of Matthew. Around 130 A.D., Church father Papias (a … Previously, the most highly attested Hebrew version of Matthew was the Shem Tov version as it solves several contradictions in the Greek tradition of Matthew. Eusebius informs us what were the crimes of the Ebionites: "They are properly called Ebionites by the ancients, as those who cherished a low and mean opinion of Christ. Author and Time of Writing. A characteristic feature of this Hebrew … They succeeded, but their success,—. THE HEBREW GOSPEL OF MATTHEW. Here is the, Volume III -- The Final Reconstruction to use for Devotions, The third volume is the culmination of the two prior volumes. An Aramaic translation in Hebrew lettering was preserved by the Nazarenes later in conjunction with the Hebrew version. It is 106 pages of color-coded text to identify the original variant sources in the best reconstruction yet of how Matthew's Gospel originally read. Due to Google discontinuing the Knol project, we have reprinted Rives' article here -- The Original Gospel of Matthew. So far, we are up to chapter one. Ginsburg. … This way we see how the gospels read earlier in time. The first and third volumes were separated solely to keep costs down. It was believed that Matthew wrote the first Gospel, and he wrote it first of all the gospels and that it was originally written in Hebrew.” (A. Plummer, An Exegetical Commentary on the Gospel According to St. Matthew, p. The Christian historian Eusebius of Caesarea (263-339), heir to the extensive library of Pamphilus, that kept a copy of the original text of Matthew, if not the same original text, confirmed in chapter 24 of the third book of his Ecclesiastical History that Matthew wrote in Hebrew the Gospel that bears his name . These manuscripts are dated between the fifteenth and seventeenth centuries. According to Nehemia Gordon, a Karaite Jew, more than 27 Hebrew manuscripts of the Gospel of Matthew exist. 28, Rijksuniveriteit Library, Leiden, Netherlands, Ms. Oppenheim Add. The Ebionites maintained custody at a library in Caesarea which Jerome w… Shem Tob's Hebrew Gospel of Matthew is the oldest extant Hebrew version of the Gospel of Matthew. 3:39] Ireneus (170 CE) - Matthew also issued a written Gospel among the Hebrews in their own dialect. The third volume is the culmination of the two prior volumes. This is a speech worthier of a coachman than of a theologian. We have several articles of our own relating to the first gospel written -- the original Hebrew Matthew: Mr. Rives has written an article on the OGM for Knol by Google. The following table (in Polish) shows how these translations represented the phrase "ha-Shem". Often it overlaps our current Matthew. This can be purchased at https://www.createspace.com/3687457 or at this Amazon link. He wrote: You cry out that it is a crime to correct the gospels. This is the New Testament book of Matthew in Hebrew. the hebrew gospel of matthew Oct 05, 2020 Posted By Corín Tellado Ltd TEXT ID 12839993 Online PDF Ebook Epub Library hebrew gospel of matthew and some of the textual differences between it and the greek text a must see since fir the present book is a revised edition of the hebrew gospel Howard released a book entitled: ―Hebrew Gospel of Matthew‖ If I‘m right this book reffer to Shem-Tob Hebrew writting of the book of Matthew. No greater loss could befall the world. The variants are footnoted so the reader can read its source, and weigh its strength and viability. Rives has built his reconstruction of the OGM based upon those 49 quotes along with various Hebrew versions of Matthew that have portions which scholars contend are from the OGM. Much useless labor has been bestowed on the question, whether the genuine Gospel was written in the Hebrew or Greek language. You cry out that it is a crime to correct the gospels. 2 excerpted at that link. the hebrew gospel of matthew Oct 08, 2020 Posted By Ken Follett Publishing TEXT ID 12839993 Online PDF Ebook Epub Library The Hebrew Gospel Of Matthew INTRODUCTION : #1 The Hebrew Gospel ## Free Book The Hebrew Gospel Of Matthew ## Uploaded By Ken Follett, among them are hebrew gospel of matthew george e howard 1985 messianic natzratim study Here is the link. A book the size of Matthew’s would afford all manner of evidence that it was translated into Greek from a Hebrew original if this were the case. In introductions to quotations. Yet, the Didache also has unique variants which many believe came from the original Hebrew version of Matthew. Neither monastic libraries nor Egyptian rubbish heaps have so far yielded up a single leaf of this important document....  For behind Hebrews lies the unknown potentialities of the Nazarene tradition, which may confirm or contradict some of the most cherished beliefs of Orthodox Christianity. VIII. Volume I - The Variants Quoted and Cited Where Originally Present With permission, we are beginning to post on line each chapter. Hist. Our English translations somewhat distort what the original (Hebrew) text is saying. The intrinsic difference between these lies in the fact that Paul’s audience were Gentiles whereas Matthew was preaching to Hebrew believers-in-. Thus, Volume 3 is now available at this PURCHASING LINK or at this Amazon link. It stood as a mountain in the way, and had to be torn down and made way with. 4° 72, Bodeleian Library, Oxford, Ms. Oppenheim Add. For if it had not been Secret, he would have added to the evangel that which he gave forth was his; but, "Hear me, brethren and fellow-servants. Hope of Israel Ministries (Ecclesia of YEHOVAH): The Original Book of Matthew The original Book of Matthew, used by the early Christians, was rejected by the Catholic Church and lost to history because it did not contain the first two chapters of the present Greek version. If we should, Technically, Q is often defined in a different theoretical way -- as the common quotations in Matthew and Luke that are not present in Mark. xv. Erasmus who died in 1536 was the first reformer to prepare the Bible in English from the best Greek manuscripts. Yahushaand was faced with competition by the developing Rabbinic Judaism. One is that the logia of Papias were a collection of sayings by Jesus, which Matthew collected and published in Hebrew. The addition of the two chapters, and the forgeries, belong to the period when the religion of Paul had passed off into the Philo-Alexandrian period of Christianity. Learn about the unique features of Hebrew Matthew, about the traditions that guided the Jewish scribes who transmitted this ancient text, and how the name Yeshua became "Jesus". This OGM Vol. Open Door Series Part 2 features Nehemia Gordon speaking on the Hebrew Gospel of Matthew. It employs not only in Matthew's Old Testament quotations, but also in his narrative, either when introducing such quotations (1:22, 22:31) or in fixed phrases such as "angel of the Lord" (1:24, 2:13, 2:19, 28:2) or "the house of the Lord" (21:12). In quotations from the Hebrew Bible where the MT contains the Tetragrammaton. Of the original books the first deals with the principles of the Jewish faith, the next nine deal with various passages in the Bible that were disputed by Jews and Christians, the eleventh discusses certain haggadic [commentary] sections in the Talmud used by Christians or proselytes to Christianity, and the twelfth contains the entire Gospel of Matthew in Hebrew along with polemical comments by Shem-Tob … The Apostle Matthew originally wrote his Gospel in Hebrew. III: The Final Reconstruction of the Earliest Matthew --- This volume represents the best estimate of what the Original Gospel of Matthew contained. 231 pages, full color. The Münster Matthew is a printed version of the Gospel of Matthew, written in Hebrew published by Sebastian Münster in 1537 and dedicated to King Henry VIII of England. (Hugh Schonfield, According to the Hebrews at pages13-18). Irenaeus cleans up what Papias apparently said (notice in his quote, he doesn't say that Matthew did the Hebrew first or only, just that there was a Hebrew gospel by Matthew [too]). There is no commentary. The OGM represents what the early church identified as the original work of Matthew in Hebrew. When he wrote his Gospel everything was fresh in his mind, and there could be no object on his part, in writing the life of Jesus, to state falsehoods or omit important truths in order to deceive his countrymen. Finally, Mr. Rives also utilized the early section of the Didache which is the oldest sayings collection dating to about 100 AD. Wherefore it is better that they should be with us, and that we should communicate them with all the fore-mentioned care to those who wish to live piously, and to save others.". January 4, 2014 by Matthew Ervin 12 Comments. Three places it has no corresponding sentence or phrase (21:12; 22:32; 27:9) in NT and OT to contain the word. It is just as certain that the present version of Matthew was written in Greek, as that the genuine one was published in the Hebrew tongue. Jerome explained that our Greek version of Matthew came from this Hebrew version. George Howard has argued that Shem Tov's Matthew comes from a much earlier Hebrew text that was later translated into Greek and other languages. You can also read OGM Volume III online in latest 2014 edition here, or 2012 edition here, posted on a webpage we host with permission. (Jerome to Chromatius and Heliodorus)(Jerome, Works V: 445, quoted in Samuel F. Dunlop, Sod: The Son of Man (1861) at 46.). 1. Arguably, the OGM is the intended goal of recovering what is known as Q. Standford Rives, as a follow up to his acclaimed book, With permission, we are beginning to post on line each chapter. This OGM Vol. This alteration, according to Epiphanius, consisted in the omission of the first two chapters of Matthew, which contain the account of the miraculous conception of Christ. ", Hebrew Matthew - Knol by Rives - with many variants listed, Reviews in Emails to Standford Rives on Original Gospel of Matthew, Amazon Reviews of S. Rives' Original Gospel of Matthew. Shem Tob's Hebrew Gospel of Matthew is the oldest extant Hebrew version of the Gospel of Matthew. I look forward to reading your comments! Study NotesGeore Reber, Christ of Paul (1876) chapter V writes: "So far we have said nothing of the Hebrew Gospel of Matthew, because it was cast to one side, for the reason that it was a standing argument against the Alexandrian ideas of the Logos—and was regarded as of no authority in the church until it had been improved by important additions made afterwards, and passed into the present Greek version.". Thus, this "Agrapha" most likely came from the Hebrew Matthew. Early Church Quotes About Original Matthew, “Eusebius in his history (6.25.4) quotes Origen as saying that he had learned that “The first Gospel was written by Matthew, who was once a tax collector, but who afterwards was an Apostle of Jesus Christ, and it was prepared for converts from Judaism, and published n the Hebrew language.”, Augustine in his work on the agreement of the evangelists (1.2.4.) A much earlier writer, Papias, who was a disciple of John the apostle, stated that Matthew recorded the sayings of Jesus in Hebrew and everyone translated them as best he could (Eusebius, Ecclesiastical History III, 39, 16). (Erasmus (1466-1536 AD), quoted in Roland H. Bainton, Erasmus of Christendom (New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1969) at 135.). Haer. I believe few, if any, would now contend that it was that original. 27.). The early church called it the Gospel According to the Hebrews by Matthew, or GATHM for short. Oldest extant Hebrew version of the Gospel of Matthew, Translations of the Gospel of Matthew from the work of Shem Tob, The Kingdom Interlinear Translation of the Greek Scriptures, "Livre de Mattityahou d'après le texte Hébreu Shem Tov", "Shem Tov Evanghelia Mathyahu ebraic-română-text online", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Shem_Tob%27s_Hebrew_Gospel_of_Matthew&oldid=989087652, Short description is different from Wikidata, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Through many years of studying, I have come to realize that there are errors in translation and this book helps to clear some of … This is a speech worthier of a coachman than of a theologian. This is supposedly the original version of the source for the Greek Matthew and Luke. This was the acronymn used by German scholars for what they regarded was the Sayings (Logia) Source (Quellen) of Jesus. It is based on the standard historic text of the Early Church. The three volumes of the Original Gospel of Matthew are divided as follow: I: The Variants From The Earliest Matthew -- This volume collects all viable earliest variants for Matthew overlaid on the framework of the American Standard Version of Matthew from 1901. It is 106 pages of color-coded text to identify the original variant sources in the best reconstruction yet of how Matthew's Gospel originally read. It was quoted dozens of times by the earliest church commentators. Due to Google discontinuing the Knol project, we have reprinted Rives' article here --. On the inaccurate claim by Professor Howard -- the editor who revived the Shem-Tob by doing a translation in The Hebrew Gospel -- that the Shem-Tob does not assert Jesus is the Christ Messiah, we excerpt Rives' Appendix B's section on the "Unsubstantiated Claim of Howard" at this link. 28, Rijksuniveriteit Library, Leiden, Netherlands, Ms. Oppenheim Add this was the first reformer to the! 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