Archive for May, 2010

New Texts Added to “More Christian Apocrypha”

Friday, May 14th, 2010

I have added two texts to my More Christian Apocrypha page: the History of the Thirty Pieces of Silver (based on the edition and translation made by myself and Slavomir Ceplo), and the Dialogue of the Paralytic with Christ (my English translation of Bernard Outtier's French translation).

2010 Réunion annuelle de l’AELAC

Friday, May 14th, 2010

The 2010 réunion annuelle de l’Association pour l’étude de la literature apocryphe chrétienne (AELAC) takes place June 24-26th. Here are the papers to be presented:

Jane Baun, “The Apocalypse of the Theotokos: Some Avenues of Approach.”

Christoph Markschies, "Das Evangelium der 12 Apostel. Beobachtungen im Rahmen der Arbeit am neuen Hennecke zu diesem und zuanderen apokryph gewordenen Texten.”

Alessandro Bausi, “Les listes des apôtres et disciples en éthiopien.”

Nicole Volmering, “The Seven Heavens in the Old English Tradition.”

Caitríona Ó Dochartaigh, “The Relationship between the Tenga Bithnua and the Irish Seven Heavens Texts.”

Charlotte Touati, “Les sept cieux de l'ascète. Témoignages égyptiens du IIIe s. ap. J.-C.”

Christophe Guignard, “Les listes grecques d’apôtres et de disciples”

André Gagné, “Jésus, la lumière et le Père vivant (EvTh 15; 50; 77). Existe-t-il des traces d'une christologie modaliste dans l’Évangile selon Thomas?”

Sever Voicu, “A popos de la tradition latine des Paidika Iesou.”

Valentina Calzolari, “Les Actes de Thècle arméniens.”