Apostolic Fathers (Early Christian collection)

  • Apostolic Fathers (Early Christian collection)
  • The Apostolic Fathers [Electronic resource]

Lake, Kirsopp, 1872-1946 (ed.)


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Greek, Ancient

Editorial Practice

Encoding format: Plain text

Ancient Greek transliterated into Roman Alphabet

Text in capital letters

Q = Theta

OTA keywords

Patristic texts -- 1st-5th century period

LC keywords

Fathers of the Church

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Transcribed from: The Apostolic fathers / with an English translation, by Kirsopp Lake. -- Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press ; London : Heinemann, 1912-1913. -- 2 v. -- (Loeb classical library). -- Greek text with English translation on opposite pages. -- Contents: Vol. 1. I Clement. II Clement. Ignatius. Polycarp. Didache. Barnabas. -- v. 2. The Shepherd of Hermas. The Martyrdom of Polycarp. The Epistle to Diognetus.


Mode of access: Online. OTA website

Title proper taken from printed source

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Ancient Greek text only transcribed from source

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