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The Resource Lost Christianities : the battle for Scripture and the faiths we never knew, Bart D. Ehrman

Lost Christianities : the battle for Scripture and the faiths we never knew, Bart D. Ehrman

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Lost Christianities : the battle for Scripture and the faiths we never knew
Title
Lost Christianities
Title remainder
the battle for Scripture and the faiths we never knew
Statement of responsibility
Bart D. Ehrman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ehrman, Bart D
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BS2840
LC item number
.E4 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Apocryphal books (New Testament)
  • Heresies, Christian
  • Church history
Label
Lost Christianities : the battle for Scripture and the faiths we never knew, Bart D. Ehrman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-287) and index
Contents
Introduction, recouping our losses -- Forgeries and discoveries: Ancient discovery of a forgery, Serapion and the Gospel of Peter; Ancient forgery of a discovery, the Acts of Paul and Thecla; Discovery of an ancient forgery, the Coptic Gospel of Thomas; Forgery of an ancient discovery? Morton Smith and the secret Gospel of Mark -- Heresies and orthodoxies: At polar ends of the spectrum, early Christian Ebionites and Marcionites; Christians "in the know", the worlds of early Christian gnosticism; On the road to Nicaea, the broad swath of proto-orthodox Christianity -- Winners and losers: Quest for orthodoxy; Arsenal of the conflicts, polemic treatises and personal slurs; Additional weapons in the polemic arsenal, forgeries and falsifications; Invention of scripture, the formation of the proto-orthodox New Testament; Winners, losers, and the question of tolerance
Control code
ocm52335003
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 294 p.
Isbn
9780195141832
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003053097
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Lost Christianities : the battle for Scripture and the faiths we never knew, Bart D. Ehrman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-287) and index
Contents
Introduction, recouping our losses -- Forgeries and discoveries: Ancient discovery of a forgery, Serapion and the Gospel of Peter; Ancient forgery of a discovery, the Acts of Paul and Thecla; Discovery of an ancient forgery, the Coptic Gospel of Thomas; Forgery of an ancient discovery? Morton Smith and the secret Gospel of Mark -- Heresies and orthodoxies: At polar ends of the spectrum, early Christian Ebionites and Marcionites; Christians "in the know", the worlds of early Christian gnosticism; On the road to Nicaea, the broad swath of proto-orthodox Christianity -- Winners and losers: Quest for orthodoxy; Arsenal of the conflicts, polemic treatises and personal slurs; Additional weapons in the polemic arsenal, forgeries and falsifications; Invention of scripture, the formation of the proto-orthodox New Testament; Winners, losers, and the question of tolerance
Control code
ocm52335003
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 294 p.
Isbn
9780195141832
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003053097
Other physical details
ill.

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