Monthly Archives: July 2013

2013 York Christian Apocrypha Symposium Profiles: Lorenzo DiTommaso

This year's York Christian Apocrypha Symposium, “Forbidden Texts on the Western Frontier: The Christian Apocrypha in North American Perspectives,” is only a few months away (September 26–28, 2013; mark your calendars). In the weeks leading up to the event, I … Continue reading

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More Secret Scriptures 6: The Preaching of Simon Cephas in the City of Rome

(The latest in a series of posts about little-known Christian Apocrypha that could not be included in my recent book, Secret Scriptures Revealed: A New Introduction to the the Christian Apocrypha, now available in Europe and to be released in … Continue reading

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2013 York Christian Apocrypha Symposium Profiles: Lee McDonald

This year's York Christian Apocrypha Symposium, “Forbidden Texts on the Western Frontier: The Christian Apocrypha in North American Perspectives,” is only a few months away (September 26–28, 2013; mark your calendars). In the weeks leading up to the event, I … Continue reading

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Apocrypha (Journal) vol. 23

Volume 23 of the journal Apocrypha is now available. The volume contains: Els Rose, “Virtutes apostolorum: Editorial Problems and Principles” Maximilian Diesenberger, “Reworking the Virtutes apostolorum in the Salzburg Sermon-Collection (1st quarter of the ninth century)” Marieke van Acker,  “A … Continue reading

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A Tribute to M. R. James

Philip Jenkins has contributed a post ("James the Great") to the blog The Anxious Bench on his appreciation of CA scholar Montague Rhodes James, known for, among other things, his collection The Apocryphal New Testament (1924; corrected edition in 1953 … Continue reading

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More Secret Scriptures 5: Pseudo-Memoirs of the Apostles

(The latest in a series of posts about little-known Christian Apocrypha that could not be included in my recent book, Secret Scriptures Revealed: A New Introduction to the the Christian Apocrypha, now available in Europe and to be released in … Continue reading

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2013 York Christian Apocrypha Symposium Profiles: Brent Landau

This year's York Christian Apocrypha Symposium, “Forbidden Texts on the Western Frontier: The Christian Apocrypha in North American Perspectives,” is only a few months away (September 26–28, 2013; mark your calendars). In the weeks leading up to the event, I … Continue reading

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More Secret Scriptures 4: The Martyrdom of Pilate and the Lament of the Virgin

(The latest in a series of posts about little-known Christian Apocrypha that could not be included in my recent book, Secret Scriptures Revealed: A New Introduction to the the Christian Apocrypha, now available in Europe and to be released in … Continue reading

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Hugoye article on Syriac Infancy Gospel of Thomas now available

My article on the Syriac tradition of the Infancy Gospel of Thomas (titled, "The Infancy Gospel of Thomas from an Unpublished Syriac Manuscript. Introduction, Text, Translation, and Notes") can now be seen in preview at the Hugoye site (HERE). Here … Continue reading

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