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The history of the Duke Databank of Documentary Papyri (DDBDP) and its merger in 2004 with Heidelberger Gesamtverzeichnis der griechischen Papyrusurkunden Ägyptens (HGV) can be found at provides a search interface called Papyrological Navigator allowing quick access to a wealth of texts from the merged archives.
provides a Papyrological Navigator that aggregates and displays information from the Advanced Papyrological Information System (APIS), the Duke Databank of Documentary Papyri (DDb DP), the Heidelberger Gesamtverzeichnis der griechischen Papyrusurkunden Ägyptens (HGV), and Bibliographie Papyrologique (BP).
Now, at first the Christians had this knowledge, yet, eventually lost it.
The entire Bible was written by those who knew the Kabbalah, yet, today that knowledge is thrown out as hogwash.
The University of Michigan is a member of a consortium of American universities intending to bring their papyrus collections online through the APIS project, so we can hope to have many of them accessible in the future.
Moderator note: The following discussion was originally split off from this topic on Dec 24, 2006: All the scriptures are written in code, and only those who know the ciphers can read this correctly.
The Chester Beatty Library's collection includes papyrus manuscripts, rolls, codices and individual documents and ostraca, from Pharaohic, Graeco-Roman and Coptic Egypt ranging in date from 1800 BC to AD 800.