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By Lincoln H. Blumell,Thomas A. Wayment

Blumell and Wayment current a radical compendium of all released papyri, parchments, and patristic resources that relate to Christianity at Oxyrhynchus earlier than the 5th century CE. Christian Oxyrhynchus offers new and accelerated variants of Christian literary and documentary texts that come with up to date readings, English translations––some of which signify the 1st English translation of a text––and accomplished notes.

The quantity good points New testomony texts rigorously collated opposed to different textual witnesses and a succinct advent for every Oxyrhynchus textual content that gives information regarding the date of the papyrus, its specific features, and textual versions. Documentary texts are grouped either by way of style and date, giving readers entry to the Decian Libelli, references to Christians in 3rd- and fourth-century texts, and letters written through Christians. A compelling source for researchers, lecturers, and scholars, Christian Oxyrhynchus permits wide entry to those an important fundamental records past experts in papyrology, Greek, Latin, and Coptic.

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