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RELG 221: Women in Early Christianity (HC)

Religion 221: Women and Gender in Early Christianity (McGuire) Fall 2015

Critical Editions

These critical editions of Gnostic titles include texts in the original language, translations (in English or French), analytic commentary, notes with additional information, and bibliographhies.  Some of the editions also cite the ancient works that are relevant, including Biblical, patristic, and Greek and Roman literature. Not all Gnostic texts have been treated in these critical editions.

To find critical editions and commentaries  check in Tripod or, for greater scope, WorldCat.  Search the text's English title either as a Subject or a Title:                        
Example:   [Subject Search] apocryphon of john  =  60 results including:

                    The secret revelation of John
                    by King, Karen L., 1954- 
                    Published Harvard University Press, 2006
                    Subjects: '; ...Apocryphon of John  Criticism, interpretation, etc...
Example: [Subject Search] The Gospel of Mark = 9 results including:
                    by Kelber, Werner H.  
If you click on the title, you can see what other Subjects are included in that record and find more critical editions. 

Women in the Bible

  Mary Magdalene by Perugino c. 1500 (Wikimedia Commons)