Finding Early Christian Books at Nag Hammadi and Beyond


  • Brent Nongbri Macquarie University



Nag Hammadi, Papyrology, Christianity in Egypt, Early Christian books


This essay responds to two recent articles on the discovery of the Nag Hammadi codices, one by Mark Goodacre and another by Nicola Denzey Lewis and Justine Ariel Blount.

Author Biography

Brent Nongbri, Macquarie University

Brent Nongbri is an Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Early Career Research Fellow in the Department of Ancient History at Macquarie University (Sydney, Australia).


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How to Cite

Nongbri, B. (2016). Finding Early Christian Books at Nag Hammadi and Beyond. Bulletin for the Study of Religion, 45(2), 11–19.