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Of these, Codex Sinaiticus and Codex Vaticanus have been exalted as the “oldest and best” manuscripts. This document will focus on the nature of these two favored manuscripts.

They range from the alteration of a single letter to the insertion of whole sentences.

Contrary to what has been taught in most seminaries, these two manuscripts are worthless, and hopelessly corrupt.

Dean John Burgon, a highly respected Bible scholar of the mid to late 1800’s, wrote of these manuscripts, “The impurity of the Texts exhibited by Codices B and Aleph [Vaticanus and Sinaiticus] is not a matter of opinion but a matter of fact.”1 These documents are both of dubious origin.

However, these two manuscripts differ substantially from the text of the bulk of the manuscripts.