Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts

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Ignatius of Antioch
(2,967 words)

d. in Rome between AD 105 and 135;

bishop of Antioch [1]; the collection of letters of the so-called ‘middle recension’ are counted among the writings of the Apostolic Fathers ; should the seven letters of this collection be forgeries, however, it would mean that ‘Ignatius of Antioch’ is merely the pseudonym of an author of the…

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Lechner, Thomas, “Ignatius of Antioch”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, English edition by Tine Jerke and Volker Dallman (2009). Original German-language edition: Geschichte der antiken Texte: Autoren- und Werklexikon. Herausgegeben von Manfred Landfester in Verbindung mit Brigitte Egger. Serie: Der Neue Pauly – Supplemente, 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, Band 2. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2007). Consulted online on 22 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0118>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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