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2015 York Christian Apocrypha Symposium: A Postmortem (Part 4)

The final day of the Symposium began with a session that was a bit of a grab-bag of papers. Early versions of the program were more cohesive, but with some presenters pulling out, new ones coming in, and the needs … Continue reading

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2015 York Christian Apocrypha: A Postmortem (Part 3)

Part of the mandate of the Symposium series, from its start, is to respond to the widespread interest in the Christian Apocrypha and reach out to the wider public. Indeed, that’s why also we publish the proceedings with Cascade, so … Continue reading

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2015 York Christian Apocrypha Symposium: A Postmortem (Part 2)

Day two of the Symposium began with a brief introduction in which Brent Landau and I discussed the history of the Symposium and the theme of this year’s gathering. Then our first session on the writing of early apocrypha kicked … Continue reading

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2015 York Christian Apocrypha Symposium: A Postmortem (Part 1)

It has become tradition to offer some postmortem comments about the York Christian Apocrypha Symposium here on Apocryphicity. It helps me gather my thoughts about the event while everything is still fresh. I present these comments in three separate posts. … Continue reading

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New Academic Association Devoted to the Study of Christian Apocrypha

At the conclusion of the 2013 York Christian Apocrypha Symposium there was discussion of creating a North American academic association for the study of Christian Apocrypha, a counterpart of sorts to l’AELAC (the French/Swiss group of scholars responsible for the … Continue reading

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YCAS 2015: Gospel of Jesus’ Wife Panel

This is the final post previewing the upcoming 2015 York University Christian Apocrypha Symposium to be held September 25-26 at York University in Toronto. How only a week away! Remember, if you register for the symposium, you will receive drafts … Continue reading

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YCAS 2015 Profiles 12: Dominique Côté

This is the twelfth in a series of profiles of the presenters at the upcoming 2015 York University Christian Apocrypha Symposium to be held September 25-26 at York University in Toronto. Just over a week away! Remember, if you register … Continue reading

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Read an Excerpt from the 2013 York Christian Apocrypha Proceedings

The publisher of the 2013 York Christian Apocrypha Symposium proceedings (Forbidden Texts on the Western Frontier: The Christian Apocrypha From North American Perspectives) has made available an excerpt from the book. The excerpt covers roughly the first 50 pages and … Continue reading

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YCAS 2015: Final Schedule

The final schedule for the 2015 York University Christian Apocrypha Symposium has been posted to the YCAS web site (HERE) and is reproduced below. The symposium is just a few weeks away, but it is not too late to register: … Continue reading

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YCAS 2015 Profiles 11: Eric Vanden Eykel

This is the eleventh in a series of profiles of the presenters at the upcoming 2015 York University Christian Apocrypha Symposium to be held September 25-26 at York University in Toronto. Only a few weeks away! Remember, if you register … Continue reading

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YCAS 2015 Profiles 10: Scott Brown

This is the tenth in a series of profiles of the presenters at the upcoming 2015 York University Christian Apocrypha Symposium to be held September 25-26 at York University in Toronto. Only a few weeks away! Remember, if you register … Continue reading

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YCAS 2015 Profiles 9: Bradley Rice

This is the ninth in a series of profiles of the presenters at the upcoming 2015 York University Christian Apocrypha Symposium to be held September 25-26 at York University in Toronto. Only a few weeks away! Remember, if you register … Continue reading

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YCAS 2015 Profiles 8: Timothy Pettipiece

This is the eighth in a series of profiles of the presenters at the upcoming 2015 York University Christian Apocrypha Symposium to be held September 25-26 at York University in Toronto. Remember, if you register for the symposium, you will … Continue reading

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YCAS 2015 Profiles 7: Pamela Mullins Reaves

This is the seventh in a series of profiles of the presenters at the upcoming 2015 York University Christian Apocrypha Symposium to be held September 25-26 at York University in Toronto. Remember, if you register for the symposium, you will … Continue reading

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YCAS 2015 Profiles 6: Gregory Fewster

This is the sixth in a series of profiles of the presenters at the upcoming 2015 York University Christian Apocrypha Symposium to be held September 25-26 at York University in Toronto. Remember, if you register for the symposium, you will … Continue reading

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