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By Lincoln H. Blumell,Thomas A. Wayment

Blumell and Wayment current an intensive compendium of all released papyri, parchments, and patristic resources that relate to Christianity at Oxyrhynchus ahead of the 5th century CE. Christian Oxyrhynchus presents new and improved versions 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 finished notes.

The quantity gains New testomony texts conscientiously collated opposed to different textual witnesses and a succinct creation for every Oxyrhynchus textual content that offers information regarding the date of the papyrus, its precise features, and textual variations. Documentary texts are grouped either via style and date, giving readers entry to the Decian Libelli, references to Christians in 3rd- and fourth-century texts, and letters written by means of Christians. A compelling source for researchers, lecturers, and scholars, Christian Oxyrhynchus allows wide entry to those an important fundamental records past experts in papyrology, Greek, Latin, and Coptic.

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