New Manuscripts from the National Library of Greece

12/3/2015

New manuscripts digitized by the Center for the Study of New Testament Manuscripts (CSNTM) have just been added to our searchable collection. These include 10 manuscripts from the National Library of Greece (NLG) in Athens, the site of our ongoing digitization project for 2015–16.

New NLG MSS

  • GA 785: 11th century minuscule of the Gospels.
  • GA 1413: 11th century minuscule of the Gospels.
  • GA 1829: 10th century minuscule of the Apostolos, with over 400 pages of Chrysostom’s homilies in the latter two-thirds of the codex.
  • GA Lect 383: 12th century lectionary of the Gospels. A large, well-used manuscript featuring beautiful gilded icons and ornate headpieces.
  • GA Lect 384: 12th century lectionary of the Gospels.
  • GA Lect 385: 12th century lectionary of the Gospels.
  • GA Lect 590: 11th century lectionary of the Gospels and Apostolos.
  • GA Lect 592: 16th century lectionary of the Gospels and Apostolos dated to 1576.
  • GA Lect 593: 15th century lectionary of the Gospels and Apostolos. Apparently a complete manuscript.
  • GA Lect 1527: 10th century lectionary primarily consisting of the Psalms accompanied by interpretation from 18 different church fathers. This manuscript only has three pages of New Testament text!

These images have now become part of our growing searchable library, which gives everyone free access to the best available digital images of New Testament manuscripts.