New Testament Apocrypha: Gospels and related writings

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J. Clarke & Company, 1991 - Religion - 568 pages
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This English translation of the new and thoroughly revised sixth German edition of the extensive extra-canonical gospel literature is an absolutely indispensable collection of sources for every student of the New Testament and of the history and literature of ancient Christianity. The reader will find lucid accounts of the results and questions of the intensive and exciting international scholarly debate of the last two decades.

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User Review  - deusvitae - LibraryThing

The first volume exploring "Christian" apocryphal works, focusing primarily on Jesus. The work is an English translation of a German work written in 1959. This volume provides a general introduction ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kushana - LibraryThing

This is one half of the standard two-volume collection used by scholars of books that did not make it into the New Testament. This volume has a dense but illuminating history of how the New Testament ... Read full review

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