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The Gospel of Peter (Greek: κατά Πέτρον ευαγγέλιον, kata Petron euangelion), or Gospel according to Peter, is an ancient text concerning Jesus Christ, only partially known is considered a non-canonical gospel and was rejected as apocryphal by the Catholic Church's synods of Carthage and Rome, which established the New Testament canon. B. THE AKHMIM FRAGMENT. I should prefer to call this Fragment II of the Gospel of Peter. It begins abruptly in a discourse of our Lord. 1 Many of them shall be false prophets, and shall teach ways and diverse doctrines of perdition. 2 And they shall become sons of perdition. 3 And then shall God come unto my faithful ones that hunger and thirst and are afflicted and prove their souls in this. Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bible. Apocrypha Gospel of Peter. Greek. Akhmîm fragment of the. The Gospel of Peter was a popular apocryphal Passion narrative written at a time when Docetism was prominent. Three fragments of the work have been preserved: 1) an eighth-century text discovered in a monk's grave in the modern Egyptian city of Akhmim (sixty miles north of Nag Hammadi, where the largest Gnostic library was found); and 2) two small papyri unearthed at Oxyrhynchus dating from 5/5(1).

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Henry Barclay Swete originally wrote The Akhmîm Fragment of the Apocryphal Gospel of St. Peter for the use of students and later expanded it for the general scholar. Swete describes the Petrine manuscript, analyzes its literary character, details doctrinal tendencies, and compares it to other Apocrypha. He also examines the use of a harmony and allusions to the Old Testament, and includes the.   The brand of anti-Judaism the author of the Gospel of Peter espouses is closer to the type espoused by the author of the apocryphal Epistle of Barnabas (who sees an ‘us-them’ distinction between Christians and Jews), St. Justin Martyr, and Melito of Sardis. As noted earlier, while Justin shows knowledge of Roman involvement in Jesus.

Preview this book» What people are Other editions - View all. The Akhmim Fragment of the Apocryphal Gospel of St. Peter Henry Barclay Swete Limited preview - The Akhmim Fragment of the Apocryphal Gospel of St. Peter H. B. Swete No preview available - The Akhmim Fragment of the Apocryphal Gospel of St. Peter. Get this from a library! Eyaggelion kata patron. The Akhmîm fragment of the apocryphal Gospel of St. Peter,. [Henry Barclay Swete;]. The Gospel of Peter (AD) The Gospel of Peter was first discovered by the French archaeologist, Urbain Bouriant in He recovered the th century manuscript from a monk’s grave in Akhmim Egypt, approximately six miles from the Gnostic Nag Hammadi Library discovery. The text available to us is only a fragment. PETER, GOSPEL us (Hist. VI. 12) quotes a fragment from Serapion of Antioch (c. a.d. ), relating how, to settle a dispute in the church at Rhossus, Serapion authorized the use of the book, but without himself reading it. Later he did obtain and read it, to find that although much was sound there were also alien accretions.