The SBLGNT's apparatus cites other critical editions rather than specific manuscripts, giving users instant access to how the some of the greatest text-critical minds of the past two centuries have weighed the evidence and their resulting conclusions. Using a minimum amount of symbols and abbreviations, the apparatus for the SBLGNT gathers some of the most well known textual critics of the past and present (Tregelles, Westcott and Hort, Robinson and Pierpont, those responsible for the Greek text behind the NIV, and those responsible for the NA27/UBS4 text).
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Michael W. Holmes is professor of biblical studies and early Christianity at Bethel College in St. Paul, Minnesota. The author of numerous papers on questions of textual criticism, he is also the North American editor for the International Greek New Testament Project and a member of its North American Executive Committee. In addition to coediting The Text of the New Testament in Contemporary Research, he authored the volume on 1 and 2 Thessalonians in the NIV Application Commentary.