repetitions and duplications in the New Testament - Luke 17:16, Ephesians 6:3 and 1 Thessalonians 2:13-14

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Verse Repetition Duplication

Ezra Abbott

p. 225
There is a more extraordinary case of this kind in the Sinaitic MS., 1 Thess. ii. 13, 14, where twenty-five words are repeated on account of the recurrence of rob (kov, “of God.” This mistake was, however, corrected by the contemporary reviser of the MS. In a few other instances, as Luke xvii. 16, Eph. vi. 3, a verse has been carelessly repeated in the Codex Sinaiticus.

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Luke 17:16 (KJV)
And fell down on his face at his feet,
giving him thanks:
and he was a Samaritan.

Ephesians 6:3 (KJV)
That it may be well with thee,
and thou mayest live long on the earth.

1 Thessalonians 2:13-14 (KJV)
For this cause also thank we God without ceasing, because, when ye received the word of God which ye heard of us, ye received it not as the word of men, but as it is in truth, the word of God, which effectually worketh also in you that believe. For ye, brethren, became followers of the churches of God which in Judaea are in Christ Jesus: for ye also have suffered like things of your own countrymen, even as they have of the Jews:
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