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Bodmer Papyri
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The so-called Bodmer Papyri form a collection of codices and papyrus rolls from the 2nd to the 5th centuries CE. The term “papyri” is somewhat misleading as many of the codices (Codex) are written on parchment; however, the term will nevertheless be …

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Jürgasch, Thomas and Freiseis, Fabian, “Bodmer Papyri”, in: Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online, General Editor David G. Hunter, Paul J.J. van Geest, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte. Consulted online on 02 December 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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