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Bruce Manning Metzger

(1914-02-09)February 9, 1914
Died February 13, 2007(2007-02-13) (aged 93)
Alma mater
  • Lebanon Valley College
  • Princeton Theological Seminary
Isobel Metzger (m. 1944)
Scientific career
Institutions Princeton Theological Seminary
Thesis Studies in a Greek Gospel Lectionary (Greg. 303) (1942)
Notable students Michael J. Gorman, Bart D. Ehrman

Bruce Manning Metzger (1914–2007) was an American biblical scholar, Bible translator and textual critic, a longtime professor at Princeton Theological Seminary and Bible editor of the American Bible Society and United Bible Societies. He was a scholar of Greek, and New Testament textual criticism, and wrote prolifically on these subjects. Metzger was one of the most influential New Testament scholars of the 20th century.


List of books

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List of Translations

Selected Articles and Chapters

- Presidential Address, Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas, delivered August 24, 1971, at Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands.
- Presidential address, Society of Biblical Literature, delivered October 29, 1971, in Atlanta, Georgia.

Selected Interview and Writings about Bruce M. Metzger

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