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  • The Acts of Peter (Chapters)

    The figure of Peter gave rise to much apocryphal literature. The Acts and Passion of Peter appear in various forms and in various languages. ...

    Source: The Apocryphal New Testament

  • The Acts of Peter (Chapters)

    Summary of Contents The Acts of Peter ( a ) Peter's Daughter (Cod. Berol.). ( b ) The Gardener's Daughter (Pseudo‐Titus). Acts of Peter ...

    Source: The Apocryphal New Testament; from chapter The Acts of Peter

  • Acts of Peter and Andrew (Chapters)

    Editions G reek Tischendorf, Apoc. Apoc xlviii–l, 167–7 (= Bodleian MS). Lipsius–Bonnet, ii.1, 117–27 (Bodleian and Vatican MSS with help from Slavonic and Ethiopic). ...

    Source: The Apocryphal New Testament; from chapter The Acts of Andrew and Matthias; The Acts of Peter and Andrew; The Acts of Andrew and Paul

  • 1. The Acts of Philip (Chapters)

    M. R. James described this work as ‘grotesque’ but ‘yet a catholic novel’. Like the Acts of Thomas, the original was divided into separate ...

    Source: The Apocryphal New Testament; from chapter Other Apocryphal Acts

  • The Acts of Pilate (Greek A) (Chapters)

    Prologue : I, Ananias, an officer of the praetorian guard, being learned in the law, came to know our Lord Jesus Christ from the ...

    Source: The Apocryphal New Testament; from chapter The Gospel of Nicodemus or Acts of Pilate

  • Acts of the Apostles (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Acts of the Apostles (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Acts of the Apostles (A-Z entry)

    The fifth book of the New Testament in the common arrangement, Acts records certain phases of the progress of Christianity for a period of ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • Acts of the Apostles (A-Z entry)

    is the second volume of a two-volume work, Luke-Acts , which relates the story of the early church in ways that are strikingly similar ...

    Source: Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls

  • Acts of the Apostles (A-Z entry)

    The fifth book of the NT and from the same hand as the third gospel: Luke and Acts are two volumes of one work ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Acts of the Apostles (A-Z entry) This result contains an image

    The Acts of the Apostles is the earliest attempt to provide a narrative account of the birth and expansion of the church in the ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • The Acts of the Holy Apostle Thomas (Chapters)

    Summary of Contents I. Judas Thomas is sold to the merchant Abban and taken to India. The royal wedding party. Thomas succeeds in urging ...

    Source: The Apocryphal New Testament; from chapter The Acts of Thomas

  • The Acts of Thomas (Chapters)

    Ancient testimony to the existence of the Acts of Thomas is late and may be seen in Epiphanius, adv. Haer. 2. 47. 1 and ...

    Source: The Apocryphal New Testament

  • 5. The Acts of Xanthippe and Polyxena (Chapters)

    Material here has been borrowed from, among other places, the Acts of Peter, the Acts of Paul, the Acts of Andrew, and the Acts ...

    Source: The Apocryphal New Testament; from chapter Other Apocryphal Acts

  • Acts: Reading the Book (Chapters)

    Before you sit down to study Acts, read through the whole book. You will notice that there are some types of stories that occur ...

    Source: The Catholic Study Bible; from chapter Acts

  • AD (A-Z entry)

    Latin, anno domini , ‘in the year of the Lord’, commonly used by Christians to indicate dates, from the supposed date of the birth ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Adab (A-Z entry)

    mounds located in a desert area of southern Iraq about 40 km (25 mi.) due east of the modern town of Diwaniya and about ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Adam (A-Z entry)

    Adam (possibly meaning “ruddy” or “earth”) is the common noun in Hebrew for “human(‐kind)”; only in Genesis 1–5 (when used without the article) and ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • Adam (A-Z entry)

    Hebrew for ‘man’; and the first of his kind according to the OT. There are two accounts of the creation in Genesis. In the ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Adam (A-Z entry)

    In the literature and religion of the Hebrew scriptures, Adam plays almost no role. The story of his transgression and eviction from the garden ...

    Source: Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls

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