Theodore Cressy Skeat: AKA T. C. Skeat (1907 – 2003)

Theodore Cressy Skeat: AKA T. C. Skeat (1907 — 2003)

If you have never heard of T. C. Skeat; then, you have barely scratched the surface of New Testament Textual Studies. Skeat’s name and work can be found many dozens upon dozens of times and in some cases 200+ times in many modern NT textual criticism books. Read what lies below and learn of one of the greatest textual scholars of the 20th century.


1 Peter 4:9 Updated American Standard Version (UASV)
9 Be hospitable to one another without complaining.

Hospitality was regarded by most nations of the ancient world as one of the chief virtues. The Jewish laws respecting strangers, Lev. 19:33-34, and the poor, Lev. 23:14, seq. Deut. 15:7, and concerning redemption, Lev. 25:23, seq., etc. are framed in accordance with the spirit of hospitality.