The Bible has survived natural decay, fierce opposition, and deliberate tampering because it is the unique and inspired Word of God, preserved until today. Learn why the Bible is so special and dependable, and discover God's purpose for His People as revealed in His Word.
The Papyrus Rylands 457 (P52), a Fragment of the Gospel of John
The Rylands Library Papyrus P52, also known as the St John's fragment, is one of the earliest surviving manuscripts of the New Testament. This chapter examines its historical context, physical description, content analysis, significance, challenges, controversies, preservation, and future research. Discover the importance of studying ancient texts like Papyrus Rylands Greek 457 for the understanding of early Christianity and the history of the Bible.