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Neglected Apocrypha: the Book of the Rolls

I mentioned in a recent post that I had been  reading a little-known apocryphal text called the Book of the Rolls, also known in the manuscripts under several other names: the Apocalypse of Peter (not to be confused with the … Continue reading

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Alphonse Mingana on the Study of the Apocrypha (1931)

I have been doing some reading on the Book of the Rolls, a sprawling work of around 400 pages extant in Garshuni, Arabic, and Ethiopic. It also goes by the name of the Apocalypse of Peter (not to be confused … Continue reading

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