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(p. 467) Index of Subjects and Ancient Texts

(p. 467) Index of Subjects and Ancient Texts

Acts of the Apostles 19, 65, 69–73, 79, 85, 87, 91, 99, 102, 107, 168, 188–92, 199, 207, 306–8, 310, 313–14, 324, 343, 384
Acts of Andrew and Paul 383
Acts of Barnabas 84–5
Acts of Matthew 381
Acts of Paul and Thecla 353, 358, 367–8, 383, 408, 414, 417
Acts of Peter 4, 66, 70, 73–6, 87, 101, 159, 178, 214, 219–20, 258, 307, 310, 313, 315, 358, 365–8, 373, 375, 382, 384, 413–15, 421, 429–30, 433
Acts of Peter and Paul 106
Acts of Peter and the Twelve Apostles 101, 176, 428
Acts of Philip 76, 78–82, 188, 224–5, 306, 350, 353, 358, 366, 368, 373–4
Acts of Pilate 30–32, 58, 60, 106, 202, 335, 337–40, 350, 384, 442
Acta Silvestri 181
Acts of Paul and Thecla 178–9
Acts of Timothy 188
Acts of Titus 85, 188
Actus Vercellenses 178, 307
Adam 31–2, 55, 204, 324, 326, 350, 398–9, 419
Anna (mother of Mary) 49, 158, 270–88, 322–6
Agrapha 18–19
Alexander the Great 66
Anaphora Pilati 383
‘Anti-Judaism’ 320–43
Apocalypse, genre 115
Apocalypse of Abraham 117, 129
Apocalypse of Elijah 121, 130, 147, 344
Apocalypse of James, First 36, 126, 228–9, 349, 390
Apocalypse of James, Second 36, 126, 431
Apocalyspe of Paul 122–3, 131–2, 180, 183, 186, 314, 345, 347–55, 370
NHC V.2 348, 356
Apocalypse of Peter 101, 117, 126, 128, 130–2, 145–6, 156, 168, 178, 180, 182, 206. 226–8, 344–6, 349–56, 378, 382, 433, 443
NHC VII.3 226
Apocalypse of (Pseudo-)Methodius 119
Apocalypse of Thomas 118–19, 132–4, 229–30, 345, 347, 354
Apocalypse of the Virgin 120, 349, 354
Apocalypse of Zephaniah 121–2, 132
Apocrypha 6–9
apocryphal 4–9
apocryphal acts 65–88, 155, 159, 163
Apocryphal Apocalypse of John, First 125
Apocryphon of Elijah 352
Apocryphon of James 36, 94, 102–4, 107, 126, 255–6, 262–3, 357, 390, 425
Apocryphon of John 5, 7, 16, 36–7, 81, 150, 174, 206, 357, 390, 398–9, 403–4, 425, 427, 429
Apostolic Fathers 9, 17
Appearance of Pilate 61
Apuleius 69
(p. 468) Arabic Infancy Gospel 28, 284, 286
Arabic Life of Jesus 56
Armenian Infancy Gospel 28, 55, 286
Ascension of Isaiah 49, 128–30, 147, 180, 271, 373
asceticism 25, 28, 85, 174, 2045, 206, 210, 216, 223–5, 230, 242, 276, 291, 310–11, 358, 389–404
Assumption of Mary 188, 426
Athanasius 5, 168
Athenagoras 381, 407
Augustine 91, 186, 290, 413
Barbelo 207–8, 260
Barbelo-Gnostics 168
Barnabas, Epistle of 9, 92, 133, 169
Baruch 144–5
2 Baruch 117, 181, 346, 349, 355
3 Baruch 120
Basil 91
Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore 289–90, 295–8
BG 8502 (Coptic manuscript) 75, 171, 178, 367–8, 398–400
Book of John 125
Book of the Resurrection 31–2
Book of Thomas the Contender 36, 126, 258, 350, 390–4, 403
Book of Watchers (1 Enoch 1–36) 120, 129, 132
Caesarius of Arles 99
Cain 32
Cainites 198
Catacomb of Commodilla 290
Catacomb of Priscilla 291
Catholic Epistles (NT) 92
Cave of Treasures 55, 143–4
celibacy 310–11; see also Encratism; asceticism; sexuality
Celsus 271
Cerinthus 35, 199, 330
Christ’s Descent into Hell 335
‘Christian’ 320–2
christology 79, 187–8, 190, 196–210, 213–31, 259–60, 329, 334, 338–40, 368, 433
angel 197
docetic 30, 196, 199–200, 204, 2174
incarnational 218
polymorphic 216, 219
pre-existent 220
Spirit Christology 72
titular 213–14
2 Chronicles 58, 148, 324
1 Clement 19, 179, 187
2 Clement 26, 311
Clement of Alexandria 22, 25, 38–40, 69, 157, 168, 170, 174, 271, 392–4, 407–8
Codex Claromontanus 177, 182
Codex Tchacos 19, 36–7, 101, 174
Colossians 94, 97–8, 185, 308
1 Corinthians 23, 37, 50, 72, 94–5, 97, 129, 179, 187, 198, 204, 258, 275, 307, 310, 315, 374, 404, 407
2 Corinthians 129, 132, 183, 204, 315, 348
3 Corinthians 4, 71, 93–4, 95–7, 107, 169, 178, 186, 217–18, 344, 358
Coptic Apocalypse of Elijah 127
Coptic Gnostic Apocalypse of Paul 123–4
Cyprian 91, 256, 369
Dante 122, 204, 314, 351
Daniel 117–18, 129, 146–7
De Nativitate Mariae 270–1, 273–88
Death of Pilate 31
Deuteronomy 143
Dialogue gospel 35–7, 102; see also Revelation dialogue
Dialogue of the Saviour 15, 36, 126, 253, 256, 262, 390, 394, 425
Diatessaron 186
Didache 9, 169, 310, 369
Didascalia 363–5, 367, 369
Didymus 251
Diocletian 383
Diognetus, Letter to 149
Dionysius of Corinth 91
Docetism 199, 204, 209, 217, 224, 230
Docetists 168, 173, 196
Doctrina Addai 38, 86–7, 104, 433
(p. 469) Dormition 51
Palm Tree tradition 52
Dormition of Mary 373
Dormition of Ps.-John 52–3
‘Early Christian Apocrypha’ 3–11, 17, 141, 344
Ebionites 197, 199–200, 208, 329–31
Edessa 38, 104
Egeria 38
Egerton Gospel, see Papyrus Egerton 2
Encratism 215, 407–21
1 Enoch 156, 227
2 Enoch 120
Enoch Apocryphon 124
Ephesian Tale 66
Ephesians 129, 373
Ephraem 365
Epiphanius 22–5, 34, 51, 57, 95, 157, 175, 177, 197, 199–202, 208, 327–31, 335
Epistle of the Apostles 35, 93, 103–4, 107, 126, 158, 176, 307, 315, 345–7, 353, 356, 369, 374–5, 443
Epistula Apostolorum, see Epistle of the Apostles
Eschatology 34, 237, 343–58, 404
2 Esdras 10, 126
Esther (book of) 141
Eucharist 34, 37, , 71, 77, 209, 22–4, 332, 352, 358, 362–75
Eugnostos 36
Exegesis of the Soul 56
Exodus (book) 80, 160, 278, 324
Eve 190, 291
Ezekiel 127, 146
3 Ezra 180
5 Ezra 10, 127, 144–5, 147, 180–2
6 Ezra 10, 127, 147, 180–2
fiction (modern) 429–33
film 435–8
Galatians 101, 404
Gelasian Decree 5, 27, 31, 270
Genesis 146, 150, 301, 313, 324, 350–1, 355
Golden Legend 274, 287, 426
Gospels
classification 16–18, 197–9
fourfold/canonical 168, 170
Synoptic 234–8
titles 14–16
Gospel of Bartholomew 31
Gospel of Basilides 16, 170
Gospel of the Birth of Mary, see De Nativitate Mariae
Gospel of the Ebionites 22–4, 57, 157, 172, 234, 319, 328–31, 339
Gospel of the Egyptians 16, 25–6, 170–2, 390, 392–4, 396, 398, 401, 403
Nag Hammadi 25
Gospel of Gamaliel 32
Gospel of/according to the Hebrews 16, 22–3, 157, 169–72, 234, 257, 264, 320, 328, 331–3, 339
‘Gospel of Jesus’ Wife’ 40, 259–60
Gospel of John 15–16, 20–21, 29, 31, 34–7, 39–40, 48, 58–9, 69, 71, 76, 78–9, 81, 86, 102, 107, 142, 170–171, 200–1, 205–8, 226, 256, 258, 261–2, 283, 308, 314, 325, 337, 357, 374, 397, 444 7.53–8.11 23, 104
Gospel of Judas 14–17, 37, 174–5, 196, 198, 207–9, 260, 263–45, 347, 368, 375, 390, 433, 450–3
Gospel of Mary 7, 16, 37, 59, 126, 162–3, 171, 176, 188, 198, 205–7, 261, 349, 390, 392, 399–401, 403, 429, 431, 433–4, 436–7, 4489
Gospel of the Nazarenes 24–5, 56, 157, 172, 257, 319, 328–9
Gospel of Nicodemus 30–31, 51, 58, 60–1, 106, 202–4, 320, 334–5, 350–1, 426, 433
Gospel of Philip 15, 34–5, 174, 215, 263, 357, 390, 401–4, 431, 448
Sacrament in 34, 401–2
Gospel of Ps.-Matthew 27–8, 50, 55, 144, 176, 270–88, 291–3, 297, 299, 302–4, 319–21, 326–8, 339, 426
Gospel of the Saviour 14, 20, 207, 261
Gospel of Thomas 4, 7, 9, 14–15, 17, 26–7, 32–4, 40, 56–7, 66, 154, 160–3, 170–1, 174–5, 188, 196–7, 200, 205, 233–46, 251, 253–5, 258, 262–3, 357, 378, 389–91, 394–8, 401–4, 427, 429, 431, 435–6, 443, 446–7, 449
date 240–1
encratite? 34
genre 239
gnostic? 34, 241–2
new sayings in 237–9
relation to synoptics 33, 234–7, 244–5, 254
sources 243–5
Gospel of Truth 8, 16
Gospel of the Twelve Apostles 170, 189
Greek Apocalypse of Ezra 123
Greek Apocalypse of the Virgin 122–3
Greek Tiburtine Sibyl 119
Gregory of Nazianzus 91, 366
Gregory of Tours 51, 60, 68, 187, 214, 366, 368, 384, 411, 415
Gregory the Great 58
Harrowing of Hell 82, 202, 204, 350–1, 426, 442
Hebrews, Letter to the 168, 200, 204
Hegesippus 22
Herod 29–30, 32, 56, 190, 336
Hippolytus 25, 32, 174, 215, 408
historical Jesus 14, 34, 39, 233–46, 250–65, 427, 436, 444, 446–7, 454
History of John, the Son of Zebedee 366
History of Joseph the Carpenter 53–4, 271, 286, 348, 350, 354, 437
History of Melchizedek 149
History of the Rechabites 149
Homer 69, 227, 349
Ignatius 200, 271
Immaculate Conception 49, 51, 285, 442
Protevangelium of James
Infancy Gospel of Ps.-Matthew, see Gospel of Ps.-Matthew
Infancy Gospel of Thomas 27–8, 154, 158, 197, 199, 206, 210, 259, 262, 264, 271–2, 286, 322, 432–3, 435, 437
infancy narratives 26–8
initiation 362–6; see also baptism
Irenaeus 5, 16, 19, 37, 150, 157, 167–71, 175, 196–201, 256, 330, 355, 407
Isaiah 49, 57, 80, 143–6, 275, 351
James
brother of Jesus 36–7, 48, 50, 271, 432
letter of 343, 346
Jeremiah Apocryphon 126
Jesus Seminar 14, 446–8
‘Jewish’ 320–2
Jewish-Christian Gospels 22–5
Jewish scriptures 141–50
Joachim 49, 158, 270–88, 322–6
Job 146, 351, 421
1 John 70, 343
(p. 471) John the Baptist 48, 56–8, 269
Joseph 50, 53–4, 77, 199, 272, 324
Joseph of Arimathea 31, 50, 60, 203, 335, 337, 338, 430
Josephus 149
Judas 32
Justin Martyr 19, 30, 60, 142, 148, 170, 186, 202, 271, 306, 335, 379, 407, 409
1 Kings 149
2 Kings 338, 350
Latin Vision of Ezra 123, 125, 132
legend of Agbar 37–8
Leo I 290, 299
Letter of Clement to James 94
Letter of Jesus on the Sabbath 105–7
Letter of Lentulus 95, 106–8
Letter of Peter to James 94, 100–1, 108
Letter of Peter to Philip 94, 101–2, 104, 107, 126
Letter of Pilate to Claudius 61, 384
Letter of Pilate to Tiberius 384
Letter of Ps.-Titus 93–4, 99–100, 107, 345, 352, 411–13
Letter of Ptolemy to Flora 95
Letter to the Laodiceans 94, 97–8, 107, 180, 185–6
Letter to Rheginos 94, 358
letters of Jesus and Agbar 104–5
letters of Seneca and Paul 98–9, 381, 383
Leviticus 160, 324–5
Liber Flavus 280
Licinianus 106
Liber Requiei 349, 353
Life and Miracles of St. Thecla 159
Life of Abel 149
Life of John the Baptist 57–8
Life of Judas 426
Life of Mary Magdalene 58
liturgy 361–75
Lucian
Demonax 15
1 Maccabees 141
2 Maccabees 141
Magi 54–6, 269
Malachi 146, 346
Marcion 170, 201, 407
Marcosians 196
martyrdom 378–86
Martyrdom of Barnabas 188
Martyrdom of Habib the Deacon 381
Martyrdom of Isaiah 147
Martyrdom of Paul 381
Martyrdom of Perpetua and Felicity 186, 420
Martyrdom of Philip 224
Martyrdom of Saint Stephen 189–91
Martyrdom of St. Julian 156
Mary (mother of Jesus) 26–7, 32, 48–54, 59, 188, 190, 199, 269–88, 289–305, 322–6, 431–2, 434
Davidic descent 272
‘Mother of God’ 289
Virginity 49–50, 271–88, 290, 323–6
Mary Magdalene 32, 34–5, 37, 48, 58–9, 188, 207, 428–9, 431, 434, 436–8, 450
Mary of Bethany 58–9
Maximian of Ravenna 293
Maximus the Confessor 51
Meditations on the Life of Christ 426
Melito 141, 379
Middle Platonism 69, 76, 240, 242, 316
Minucius Felix 381
monasticism 132, 275–6, 286–7, 323, 327, 340
Muratorian Canon 167, 179
music 427–9
Musonius Rufus 379
Mysteries of John 124
Naasenes 168, 243
Nag Hammadi library 9, 17, 443
Narrative of Zosimus 381
Nativity of Mary, see De Nativitate Mariae
Nazarenes 333, 335
Nero 380–1, 385
‘New Testament Apocrypha’ 9–10, 17
Numbers, Book of 54, 282, 284, 313, 324
Odes of Solomon 76, 148, 258, 271, 443
Oracle of Daniel on Byzantium 148
Origen 19, 22, 25, 29, 32, 51, 58, 69, 91, 144, 168, 170, 175, 186, 256–8, 271, 292, 306, 369
(p. 472) Papias 78, 355, 431
P4 171
P45 171
P64 171
P66 171
P67 171
P75 16, 171
P. Berol.
11710 21
22200 14, 19–20
P. Cair.
10735 21
10759 20, 29, 156, 172, 196, 334
P. Mert. 51 21
P. Oxy.
1 20, 33, 161, 174
210 21
654 20, 33, 161, 174
655 20, 33, 161–2, 174
840 20, 171, 198, 252, 257, 262, 374
849 178
1224 21
2949 20, 29, 172, 335
3525 20, 162, 400
4009 20, 198, 335
P. Ryl.
463 20, 162
464 22
P. Vindob. G. 2325 21, 198
Papyrus Egerton 2 14, 21, 142, 171, 256, 262, 443, 447
Paradosis Pilati 383
passion narratives 200–3
Passion of the Holy Apostle Thomas 369
Passion of Perpetua and Felicity, see Martyrdom of Perpetua and Felicity
persecution 378–86
Peter 37, 188
1 Peter 204, 307, 343
2 Peter 343
Philippians 129
Philo 69, 240, 404, 419
Philostratus
Life of Apollonius 15, 66, 378
Pilate 29, 59–61, 106, 201–2, 336
Pistis Sophia 59, 188, 258, 427, 443
Pliny 380
Plutarch 15, 69, 325
Polycrates 78
Porphyry 419
Praise of John the Baptist 57
Prayer and Apocalypse of Paul 186
Preaching of Peter 100, 178
Proclamation of the Prophet Daniel 148
Psalm 151 189
Psalms (OT book) 143, 148, 243, 346, 372
Psalms of Solomon 148
Ps.-Clementine Homilies 19, 82–4, 94, 101
Ps.-Clementine Recognitions 84, 329, 331
Pseudo-Ezekiel 126
Pseudo-Tertullian 198
Questions of Bartholomew 51, 124–5, 350
Questions of Ezra 125
Questions of Mary 59
Report of Pilate to Tiberius 61
Response of Tiberius 61
Revelation (NT book) 91, 107, 115–17, 125, 144, 168–9, 179, 181–3, 207, 306, 345, 351, 355
Revelation dialogue 94, 102–4, 107, 126, 198, 228; see also Dialogue gospel
Revelation of Peter 169
Revelation of the Magi 55
Romans 204, 215, 307, 337
Rufinus 38
Sallust 65
1 Samuel 278, 281, 324
2 Samuel 148
(p. 473) Sayings Gospels 32–5
Second Apocalypse of John 125
Second Logos of the Great Seth 206
Secret Gospel of Mark 14, 38–40, 260–1, 433, 441, 444–7
Seneca 98
Serapion 29–30, 156, 173, 196, 334
Seth 55
Sethian 37, 81, 150, 198, 207, 216, 374
Seventh Vision of Daniel 119
sexuality 389–404; see also asceticism; Encratism
Shepherd of Hermas 9, 168–9, 179, 311
Sibylline Oracles 118, 127–8, 146
Simon Magus 35, 74, 382–3, 430
Sixtus III 289–90, 299
Sophia 34, 36, 102–3, 393, 398, 428–9
Sophia of Jesus Christ 35–6, 126, 176, 206, 396–8, 403–4
Soteriology 196–210. 213–31, 309
Stephen 189–91
Stichometry of Nicephorus 168, 174, 177, 182, 216, 219, 270
Suetonius 15
Syriac History of the Virgin 54
Tacitus 65, 74, 380–1
Tatian 174, 186
television 433–5
Tertullian 5, 30, 51, 60, 141, 168, 177, 201–2, 369, 381, 407, 415
Testament of Abraham 348
Testaments of the Twelve Patriarchs 146–7
Testament of Judah 54
Testament of Levi 54
Testament of our Lord 117
Testament of Solomon 148
The Lost Books of the Bible 426
Theodore of Mopsuestia 97, 366
Theodoret 175
1 Thessalonians 185, 218, 230
Third Apocalypse of John 121
Thomas 35, 38, 223, 306
Thunder: Perfect Mind 428–9, 435
1 Timothy 310, 416
2 Timothy 306, 343, 434
Tobit 141
Transitus Mariae 120, 350, 355
Treatise on the Resurrection (NHC I.4), see Letter to Rheginos
trial narratives 29–32
Unknown Berlin Gospel, see Gospel of the Saviour
Valentinian 34, 66, 69–70, 150, 168, 208, 215, 216, 221, 228, 230, 428
Valentinianism 159
Valentinians 168, 170, 393, 402
Vengeance of the Saviour 31
Vincentius 105
Virgil 227
Vision of Daniel on the Blond Race 148
Vision of Daniel on the Future of the Seven-Hilled City 148
Vision of Daniel on the Island of Cyprus 148
Vision of Isaiah 349
Vision of Zosimos 149
Visions of Daniel and Other Holy Men 148
Wisdom of Solomon 149
Wisdom of Jesus Christ, see Sophia of Jesus Christ
women
as readers 160
in apocryphal acts 415–21
role of 390–404
Xenophon 411, 421
Yaldabaoth 36, 398, 429
Zechariah (father of John the Baptist) 56–8
Zechariah (OT prophet) 57–8, 146