Dating new testament manuscripts
These manuscripts were the "Bible" they read and revered; to them, these manuscripts were the New Testament text.
Today's Greek New Testaments are critical editions produced by the eclectic method, where the preferred reading is determined on a case-by-case basis from among the many variants offered by the early manuscripts and versions.
The papyrus manuscripts are among the most important witnesses for reconstructing the original text of the New Testament. Several of the most significant papyri date from the middle of the second century.In addition, you may want to add Ugaritic Library (12 Vols.), Northwest Semitic Collection (7 Vols.) and Writings From the Ancient World (16 Vols.) to your Logos Bible Software.