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21.8 Latin Church Fathers
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Part of 21 The Biblical Text as Attested in Ancient Literature

21.8.1 Origins of the Latin Bible (1.4.1)1

Our earliest evidence for biblical texts in Latin comes from the second century c.e. Most scholars trace the origins of the Latin Bible to North Africa. Based…

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Graves, Michael, “21.8 Latin Church Fathers”, in: Textual History of the Bible, General Editor Armin Lange. Consulted online on 21 February 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2452-4107_thb_COM_0021080000>
First published online: 2020

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