Posts Tagged: papyrus

An Investigation: Materials Used to Write the Bible

How did scribes record the ancient scriptures? Before the invention of the printing press, the only way to duplicate a manuscript was to spend hours (weeks? months? years?) laboriously copying it by hand. Note:┬áIt took one modern fellow four years, of writing up to 14 hours a day with fine-tipped markers, to handwrite a copy… Read more »