Monthly Archives: October 2013

The 2013 York Christian Apocrypha Symposium in Retrospect: Part Three

Day two of the symposium was intended as a look to the future. The first session featured several of the participants in the More Christian Apocrypha Project (MCAP), which is producing collections of apocryphal texts in English translation (some for … Continue reading

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The 2013 York Christian Apocrypha Symposium in Retrospect: Part Two

In the first afternoon session, “New Frontiers in Christian Apocrypha Studies,” we looked to bridging gaps between CA and related disciplines. In “Jesus at School among Christians, Jews, and Muslims,” Cornelia Horn (Catholic University of America) built on her previous … Continue reading

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The 2013 York Christian Apocrypha Symposium in Retrospect: Part One

This year’s York Christian Apocrypha Symposium is now fading into memory. I have stopped waking at night thinking that David Eastman is stranded in an airport, or Jean-Michel Roessli is endlessly circling Toronto Island on a boat. Other bloggers (Sarah … Continue reading

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A Student Assistant’s Perspective on the 2013 York Christian Apocrypha Symposium

My net-savvy student assistant, Sarah Veale, has posted some comments on the 2013 York Christian Apocrypha Symposium on her blog Invocatio. Sarah was of great help during the planning and the execution of the event. She humbly minimizes her contributions … Continue reading

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Mark Bilby on the 2013 York Christian Apocrypha Symposium

Mark Bilby, administrator of the Voces anticae blog, offers his thoughts on the 2013 York Christian Apocrypha Symposium. Mark attended the event and contributed an excellent paper (“Backstories of the Bandits: The Emergence, Submersion and Re-emergence of the Cult of … Continue reading

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2013 Society of Biblical Literature Christian Apocrypha Papers

Here is a quick rundown of the sessions and papers focusing on the Christian Apocrypha. See you in Baltimore. November 23 S23-106: Art and Religions of Antiquity (9-11:30am) Zsuzsanna Gulacsi, Northern Arizona University, "The Crystal Seal of 'Mani, the Apostle … Continue reading

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