Monthly Archives: August 2009

Papias update

I have received several leads from a kind reader, William Murphy, regarding additional allusions and possible fragments of Papias.  I will take the next several weeks to look into them and then get them online.

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New Papias Fragment

I added a new fragment from Jerome’s Commentary on the Apocalypse, added a comment to Irenaeus’ fragment and added another comment to one of Eusebius’ fragments, both of which concern Victorinus of Pettau.  If anyone knows of other fragments of … Continue reading

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I have collected and posted the complete fragments of Papias here. I added a handful of fragments not given by Holmes’ The Apostolic Fathers: Greek Texts and English Translations and corrected and updated others. Much thanks and credit is due … Continue reading

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Chronicon rough draft completed

I have completed the rough draft of Hippolytus’ Chronicon and it is now being voluntarily corrected by the kind Yancy Smith.  I hope to have it online for you all in September.

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Dionysius Bar-Salibi

While doing some research on Papias, I encountered an excerpt from a 17th century English translation of Dionysius Bar-Salibi by Hugh Loftus.  No other bibliographic information is given in the article.  Perhaps this translation exists somewhere and can be put … Continue reading

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