World’s Earliest Known Christian Bible Now Available On Internet

March 1, 2010

The surviving pages of the world’s oldest Christian Bible have been reunited — digitally. The early work known as the Codex Sinaiticus has been housed in four separate locations across the world for more than 150 years. Starting Monday, it became available for perusal on the Web at http://www.codexsinaiticus.org. Codex Sinaiticus, which loosely translated means “the book from Sinai,” was discovered at the Orthodox Monastery of Saint Catherine at Mount Sinai by German Bible scholar Constantine Tischendorf in the mid-19th century.

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