The Ancient Martyrdom Accounts of Peter and Paul
Book Description:

New English translations based upon the most up-to-date critical editions

This book for the first time collects the various ancient accounts of the martydoms of Peter and Paul, which number more than a dozen, along with more than forty references to the martyrdoms from early Christian literature. At last a more complete picture of the traditions about the deaths of Peter and Paul is able to emerge.

Features:

Greek, Latin, and Syriac accounts from antiquity translated into EnglishIntroductions and notes for each textOriginal texts are produced on facing pages for specialists

eISBN: 978-1-62837-092-8
Subjects: Religion