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Title Documents for the study of the Gospels / David R. Cartlidge & David L. Dungan, editors.

Publication Info. Minneapolis : Fortress Press, [1994]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  229.8 D637D    Check Shelf
Edition Revised and enlarged edition.
Description xiii, 298 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Isocrates. Evagoras. The Birth of Plato (1). Diogenes Laertius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers 3.1-2, 45. The Birth of Plato (2). Origen, Against Celsus I.37. The Birth of Alexander the Great. Plutarch, Parallel Lives, Alexander 2.1-3.2. The Birth of Augustus. Suetonius, Lives of the Caesars II. 94.1-7. The Birth and Childhood of Pythagoras. Iamblichus, Life of Pythagoras, 3-10. The Birth of Herakles. Diodorus Siculus, Library of History 4.9.1-10. Aesop's Fables. Rabbinic Parables. Sayings of Thales, Aristippos, and Aristotle. Diogenes Laertius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers 1.35-37; 2.68-81; 5.17-18. Sayings of Alexander and Others. Alexander the Great (Plutarch. Morals 179D-181F). Epictetus. Arrian, Discourses of Epictetus 3.22.1 ff. Two Stories from Epictetus. Arrian, Discourses of Epictetus 1.2.19-29. Asklepios. The Epidauros Inscriptions. Pythagoras. Iamblichus, Life of Pythagoras, 36, 60-61, 134-36. Vespasian. Tacitus, Histories 4.81. A Syrian Exorcist. Lucian, The Lover of Lies 16 -- Chanina ben Dosa. A Jewish Boy Calms the Sea. The Rabbis Reject Miracles. The Murder of Julius Caesar. Virgil, Georgics 1.463-468. Suetonius, The Lives of the Caesars 1.88-89. Plutarch, Caesar 69.3-5. The Wine Miracle of Dionysos. Pausanius, Description of Greece 6.26.1f. The Salvation of Lucius. Apuleius, Metamorphoses II. The Messianic Banquet at Qumran. The Scroll of the Rule (The Rule Annexe [IQSa 11-22]). 2 Esdras 11; 13. A Roman "Messianic" Prophecy. Virgil, Eclogue IV. The Footsteps of the Messiah. Mishnah, Sotah 9:15. Zeno. Diogenes Laertius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers 9.26. Eleazar. 4 Maccabees 5:1-6:28. Rabbi Akiba. Romulus. Ovid, Metamorphoses 14.805-851. Ovid, Fasti 2.481-509. Livy, Book 1.16. The Dream of Scipio. Cicero, The Republic 6.9-26. Apotheosis of Antinous. Hadrian's Memorial to Antinous. Dio Cassius, Roman History 69.11.2. Pausanius, Description of Greece 8.9.7-8. Eusebius, Ecclesiastical History 4.8.2. Justin Martyr, Apology 1.29. Clement of Alexandria, Protrepticus 4 -- Herakles. Diodorus Siculus, Library of History 4.38.3-5; 39.1-2 -- pt. 3. Greek and Jewish "Gospels" The Life of Apollonios of Tyana. Flavius Philostratus. Polmandres. The Hermetic Tractates. The Life of Moses. Philo of Alexandrid. Alexander the False Prophet. Lucian of Samosata. Ovid. Metamorphoses (selections).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Bible. Gospels -- Extra-canonical parallels.
Rome -- Religion.
Added Author Cartlidge, David R.
Dungan, David L.
ISBN 0800628098 alkaline paper $16.00
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