Tony Burke: Manuscripta apocryphorum: Paris, BnF, lat. 13069 (17/18 c.) feat. 3 Corinthians copied from 9/10 c. manuscript.… https://t.co/3hz3vq4j8Q
Tony Burke: Manuscripta apocryphorum: Mardin, Ch. Forty Martyrs, 101 (15/16 & 19/20 c.) feat. Arab. Gos. Inf. and Inf. Gos. Tho… https://t.co/IEp6cWvm77
Tony Burke: Manuscripta apocryphorum: Cairo, Coptic Museum, 6421(I) (15/16 c.) feat. a fragment of Arabic Infancy Gospel.… https://t.co/8Ju8MweyqJ
Tony Burke: Letter of donation by Humfrey Wanley to Bodleian Library for MS used by Henry Sike for his publication of the Arabi… https://t.co/W2j2Puy57n
Tony Burke: Manuscripta apocryphorum: the Bodmer Miscellaneous Codex (4th c.) feat. Prot. Jas., 3 Cor. and Odes Solomon.… https://t.co/cog8QUpK5V
Tony Burke: This is my week of writing book proposals. One down, two to go. Next step, figure out how I'm gonna find the time to write the books.
Monthly Archives: May 2012
This week’s New Testament Apocrypha class focused on John and his Opponents. Taking a page from Gregory Riley and Helmut Koester, we looked at the possibility that characters in John are intended to represent other Christian groups with which John’s … Continue reading
My critical edition of the Greek manuscript tradition of the Infancy Gospel of Thomas, De infantia Iesu Evangelium Thomae Graecae (CCSA 17; Turnhout: Brepols, 2010) has been awarded the F. W. Beare Prize at this year’s Annual Meeting of the … Continue reading
The first installment of Anne Rice's Jesus trilogy, Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt, is set to be made into a film. I commented on this development a few years ago (HERE), but there seems to have been some development … Continue reading
This week’s New Testament Apocrypha course featured only one class (thank you Queen Victoria). We focused on the family of Jesus—i.e., a discussion of traditions about the brothers and sisters of Jesus and an examination of texts about the final … Continue reading
The SCTimes has an interesting article on the Hill Museum and Manuscript Library and their efforts to photograph collections in Syria before the unrest there in recent months.
My course on the New Testament Apocrypha focused this week on “Mark and Related Apocrypha,” including fragmentary gospels (PEgerton, POxy 840, Gospel of Peter, Secret Mark) and agrapha, and “Matthew and Luke and Related Apocrypha”—namely, Jewish-Christian gospels and infancy gospels. … Continue reading