Justin’s Dialog with Trypho in Greek (redux)

To date, one of this site’s more popular posts has been this one about W. Trollope’s Greek edition of Justin Martyr’s Dialog with Trypho. J.-P. Migne’s edition would, of course, be more standard. Justin’s Dialog is available in volume 6 of Migne’s Patrologia graeca, and that text has been made available online at: Documenta Catholica Omnia Google Books (copy […]

Lightfoot, Hebrew and Talmudical Exercitations

Internet Archive has full-text PDFs available of John Lightfoot’s Hebrew and Talmudical Exercitations (a.k.a., Commentary on the New Testament from the Talmud and Hebraica; Oxford, 1859): Volume 1 Volume 2 Volume 3 Volume 4

A New (Very Old) KJV

On MSN: The earliest known draft of the King James Bible, regarded as the most widely read work in English, has been unearthed among ancient papers lodged in a Cambridge college. American scholar Jeffrey Miller announced his year-old discovery in the Times Literary Supplement this week, saying it would help fill in gaps in understanding how […]

Figuring Things Out

The latest issue of the Journal of Faith and the Academy is kindly carrying my article “Figuring Things Out: Lyrical Resourcement for Figural Readings of Biblical Literature in the Contemporary Academy.” The “lyrical” element in the essay is an attempt to think through some of how Nicholas of Lyra might provide a helpful rubric for understanding and […]