Caesarean text

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Western text of the NT

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A form of the Greek text of the NT (comparable to the Western and Alexandrian texts) which B. H. Streeter claimed to have identified on the basis of the peculiarities of the text of Mk. used by Origen after his move to Caesarea in Palestine in 231.

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