Monthly Archives: May 2016

Christian Texts and History • Josephus’ Account of John the Baptist: Xian Interpolation?

By MrMacSon .Rivka Nir (2012) ‘Josephus’ Account of John the Baptist: A Christian Interpolation?’ Journal for the Study of the Historical Jesus 10; pp.32–62AbstractThis essay provides fresh insight into the possibility that the passage in Josephus about John the Baptist (Jewish Antiquities, 18.116-119) was not written by Josephus himself. In making the …read more

Forthcoming: Window onto Egyptian monasticism. Shenoute: 4th/5th century abbot and eminent Coptic writer

By Alin Suciu Dienstag, 17.5. 2016 um 18 Uhr im Tagungszentrum an der Sternwarte, Raum 1 – Großer Seminarraum Schaufenster/Showcase Schenute: Klostervorsteher und bedeutender koptischer Schriftsteller des 4./5. Jh. – Shenoute: 4th/5th century abbot and eminent Coptic writer Kurzvorträge: a. Stephen Emmel: “Schenute … Continue reading → …read more

Forthcoming: Shenoute and the Bible, International Conference, Georg-August-Universität, Göttingen, 17–21 May 2016

By Alin Suciu Shenoute and the Bible International Conference Georg-August-Universität Göttingen 17–21 May 2016 sponsored by: in conjunction with: Critical Edition of the Works of Shenoute, Annual Meeting (“Shenoute 2016”) Venue: Tagungszentrum an der Sternwarte, Geismar Landstr. 12, 37083 Göttingen, Meeting Room 3 … Continue reading → …read more