The Apocryphal New Testament

A Collection of Apocryphal Christian Literature in an English Translation

Author: J. K. Elliott

Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN: 9780198261810

Category: Religion

Page: 747

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The Apocryphal New Testament includes new translations of the most significant and famous of the non-canonical Christian works. These apocryphal texts reveal the popular legends of Christians after the New Testament era, and throw light on the origins of many later beliefs and practices.
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The Apocryphal New Testament

Being All the Gospels, Epistles, and Other Pieces Now Extant, Attributed in the First Four Centuries to Jesus Christ, His Apostles, and Their Companions and Not Included in the New Testament by Its Compilers. Tr. from the Original Tongues, and Now First Collected Into One Volume. From the London Edition

Author: William Hone

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

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Page: 334

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The Apocryphal New Testament

A Collection of Apocryphal Christian Literature in an English Translation

Author: James Keith Elliott

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780198261827

Category: Religion

Page: 747

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THOROUGH REVISION This is the first ever thorough revision of Oxford's best-selling edition of the Apocryphal texts, first published in 1924. NEW MANUSCRIPT DISCOVERIES Keith Elliott has incorporated the many new manuscript discoveries made this century to present new translations of the texts in modern English, providing each with a concise introduction, and a bibliography pointing to critical editions, other translations and general studies. Full translations of the earliest texts areprinted, as well as some derivative apocrypha. This up-to-date collection provides the most important or famous texts of the Christian Apocrypha, plus a small sample of gnostic texts.
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The Apocryphal New Testament

Being All the Gospels, Epistles, and Other Pieces Now Extant

Author: Jeremiah Jones,William Wake

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Apocryphal books (New Testament)

Page: 271

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The Apocryphal New Testament

Being All the Gospels, Epistles, and Other Pieces Now Extant, Attributed in the First Four Centuries to Jesus Christ, His Apostles, and Their Companions and Not Included in the New Testament by Its Compilers. Tr. from the Original Tongues, and Now First Collected Into One Volume. From the London Edition

Author: William Hone

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

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Page: 334

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The Apocryphal Gospels

An Introduction

Author: Hans-Josef Klauck

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9780567083906

Category: Religion

Page: 236

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In this book Hans-Josef Klauck provides a comprehensive introduction to the apocryphal gospels - the biblical and related writings which do not form part of the accepted canon of Scripture.Klauck classifies the material in various helpful ways: Agrapha (isolated sayings if Jesus), Fragments, Jewish Christian Gospels, Two Gospels of the Egyptians, Infancy Gospels, Gospels about Jesus' Death and Resurrection, Gospels from Nag Hammadi, Conversations with the Risen Jesus, Dialogues of Jesus with No Location, Legends about the Death of Mary, Lost Gospels, the Toledot Jeshu (an anti-gospel) . Each section is accompanied by a carefully related bibliography. This highly readable introduction takes account of all the latest international scholarship on the apocrypha and will be an invaluable resource for all scholars and students in the field.
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The apocryphal New Testament

being the apocryphal gospels, acts, epistles, and apocalypses, with other narratives and fragments

Author: Montague Rhodes James

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: N.A

Category: Religion

Page: 584

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Collects writings that explore the origin, historical validity, and theological merit of the apocryphal literature
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