lose-lose argumentation

Steven Avery

papyri warning - localized Egyptian mss and gnostic influence - Kurt Aland

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Hort and Aland warn about gnostic influence on Alexandrian Bible text activity


Lose-Lose Argumentation (plan to be moved to its own thread)

Recently we had a quote .. from Brooke Westcott ..

Pure Bible - Facebook - March 25, 2014https://www.facebook.com/groups/purebible/permalink/588232861268607/?stream_ref=2

that effectively destroys the popular "lose..lose" argumentation technique used by Metzger and the Parrots in textual discussion. (Whichever way the evidence falls, the argument can be flip-flopped to match the evidence, one type of special pleading.)

"Lose-lose argumentation" is one of the favorite tricks of the critical text charlatans. James Snapp recently gave an example, from a writer discussing internal stylistic features in the Mark ending. ... (continues)


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Category Rigging.
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