Wow, a paleographer called Constantine Simonides may turn out to be the linchpin to the whole controversy about the authenticity of the Alexandrian Greek Bible texts.
Chris Pinto brings out amazing information on this subject in two radio shows. He says Simonides is always characterized as a forger but Pinto gives evidence that this is just a smear because Simonides has knowledge that would overthrow the authenticity of Codex Sinaiticus, claiming to have been the actual maker of that manuscript. It wasn't a forgery but made to be a gift to the Czar (? I think he said Czar). A series of letters in a British newspaper at the time, that apparently researchers into this subject usually overlook, exposes the likely truth. And once again we see the dirty hands of Rome here in their campaign to discredit Simonides and undermine the true Bible.
Here's Part Two
And I'm sure there's still plenty more to be revealed in his forthcoming film Tares Among The Wheat.
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