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Nazarenes, Gospel of the
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The church fathers do not explicitly use the titles the Gospel of the Nazarenes or the Gospel of the Ebionites (Ebionites/Ebionitism), although they refer to gospels used by the Nazarenes and the Ebionites. However, Clement of Alexandria and several other church fathers knew about a gospel titled Gospel of the Hebrews/Gospel according to Hebrews (Clem. Strom. 2.9.45; Or. Comm. Jo. 2.12; Eus. Hist. eccl. 3.25.5;…

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Luomanen, Petri, “Nazarenes, Gospel of the”, in: Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online, General Editor David G. Hunter, Paul J.J. van Geest, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte. Consulted online on 08 December 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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