2017: The Infancy Gospel of Thomas in the Syriac Tradition
. Piscataway, NJ: Gorgias Press (Introduction and Table of Contents shared above).
2016: New Testament Apocrypha: More Noncanonical Scriptures.
Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans (co-editor with Brent Landau and contributor). (Introduction and Table of Contents shared above)
2015: Rediscovering the Apocryphal Continent: New Perspectives on Early Christian and Late Antique Apocryphal Texts and Traditions
. Edited by Pierluigi Piovanelli and Tony Burke. WUNT 349. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck (co-editor with Pierluigi Piovanelli).
Reviews: Kimberly Fowler (Journal for the Study of the New Testament
38.5 : 121-22); Christopher Tucket (Journal of Theological Studies
67 : 261–63); Silke Petersen (Theologische Revue
113 : 32–33)
2014: The Lost Gospel: Decoding the Ancient Text that Reveals Jesus’ Marriage to Mary the Magdalene.
San Francisco: Harper Collins, 2014 (with Simcha Jacobovici and Barrie Wilson).
2013: Secret Scriptures Revealed. A New Introduction to the Christian Apocrypha
. London: SPCK and Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans.
Reviews: Publishers Weekly
(25/11/2013), Brandon Hawk’s Blog
(17/2/2014), James McGrath on Patheos.com
(27/2/2014); Christopher Skinner on Crux sola
(09/06/2014); Paul Foster (Theology
117.2 : 124-25); Phillip J. Long on Reading Acts
(3/14/2014); Garrett Trott (Catholic Library World
, Jun 2014); Ecumenism
(Summer, 2014); Bible Today
(September 2014); Stephen Shoemaker (Choice
, Dec. 2014); Julia Snyder (Review of Biblical Literature
, 10/15/2015); Janet Spittler (Interpretation
70.1 : 112-13). Eerdmans catalog entry
2013: Ancient Gospel or Modern Forgery? The Secret Gospel of Mark in Debate.
Eugene, OR.: Cascade Books (editor and contributor). (Introduction and Table of Contents shared above)
Reviews: James McGrath (Review of Biblical Literature
, 5/5/2015), Michael Kok (Expository Times
126 : 452-53), J. K. Elliott (Novum Testamentum
56 : 333-34), Régis Burnet (Apocrypha
24 : 291-93), Daniel Gullotta’s Blog
2010: De infantia Iesu euangelium Thomae graece
. Corpus Christianorum Series Apocryphorum 17. Turnhout: Brepols.
2. Journal Articles
2016: “What Do We Talk About When We Talk About the Nag Hammadi Library?” Bulletin for the Study of Religion
2016: “Two New Witnesses to the Acta Pilati Tradition.” Le Muséon
2016: “The Syriac Tradition of the Legend of the Thirty Pieces of Silver.” Hugoye: Journal for Syriac Studies
19.1: 35-121 (with Slavomír Céplö). Online
2014: “Christmas Stories in Christian Apocrypha: The Birth of Jesus in the Apocryphal Gospels.” Bible History Daily
2013: “The Infancy Gospel of Thomas
from an Unpublished Syriac Manuscript. Introduction, Text, Translation, and Notes.” Hugoye: Journal for Syriac Studies 16.2:
2012: “More Christian Apocrypha.” Bulletin for the Study of Religion
2012: “Depictions of Children in the Apocryphal Infancy Gospels.” Studies in Religion/ Sciences Religieuses
2010 “Heresy Hunting in the New Millennium.” Studies in Religion/ Sciences Religieuses
2008 “Heresy Hunting in the New Millennium.” SBL Forum
(shortened version of 2010 SR/RS paper; Online
2004: “The Greek Manuscript Tradition of the Infancy Gospel of Thomas
2003: “’Social Viewing’ of Children in the Childhood Tales of Jesus.” Centre for the Study of Religion Colloquium Papers Vol. 3: Religion and the Child.
2016: “Introduction” and “Apocrypha and Forgeries: Lessons from the ‘Lost Gospels’ of the Nineteenth Century.” In Fakes, Forgeries, and Fictions: Writing Ancient and Modern Christian Apocrypha
. Eugene, OR: Cascade (in press).
2016: “The Early Christian Apocrypha in Contemporary Theological Discourse” (441-57) and “The Early Christian Apocrypha in Popular Culture” (424-40). In Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Apocrypha
. Edited by Andrew Gregory and Christopher Tuckett. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
2016: “The Infancy Gospel of Thomas (Syriac)” (52-68), “The Acts of Cornelius” (with Witold Witakowski, 337-61), “The Legend of the Thirty Silver Pieces” (with Slavomir Céplö, 293-308). In New Testament Apocrypha: More Noncanonical Scriptures.
Edited by Tony Burke and Brent Landau. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans.
2015: “Entering the Mainstream: Twenty-five Years of Research on the Christian Apocrypha.” In Rediscovering the Apocryphal Continent: New Perspectives on Early Christian and Late Antique Apocryphal Texts and Traditions
. Edited by Pierluigi Piovanelli and Tony Burke. WUNT 349. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, pp. 19-47.
2014: “The New Testament and Other Early Christian Traditions in Serapion’s Life of John the Baptist
.” In Christian Apocrypha: Receptions of the New Testament in Ancient Christian Apocrypha.
Edited by Tobias Nicklas and Jean-Michel Roessli. Novum Testamentum Patristicum 26. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck and Ruprecht, pp. 281-99.
2013: “Introduction.” In Ancient Gospel or Modern Forgery? The Secret Gospel of Mark in Debate.
Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, pp. 1-29.
2009: “‘Social Viewing’ of Children in the Childhood Stories of Jesus.” In Children in Ancient Christianity
. Edited by Cornelia B. Horn and Robert R. Phenix. Studies and Texts in Antiquity and Christianity, 58. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, pp. 29-43.
2008: “The Infancy Gospel of Thomas.
” In The Non-Canonical Gospels.
Edited by P. Foster. London: T & T Clark, pp. 126-138.
2008: “Completing the Gospel: The Infancy Gospel of Thomas
as a Supplement to the Gospel of Luke.” In The Reception and Interpretation of the Bible in Late Antiquity. Proceedings of the Montréal Colloquium in Honour of Charles Kannengeiser, 11-13 October 2006
. Edited by L. DiTommaso and L. Turcescu. The Bible in Ancient Christianity. Leiden: E.J. Brill, pp. 102-119.
3. Book Reviews
2016: The Many Faces of Christ: The Thousand-Year Story of the Survival and Influence of the Lost Gospel
s, by Philip Jenkins. Catholic Historical Review
2016: The Ancient Martyrdom Accounts of Peter and Paul
, by David L. Eastman. Catholic Biblical Review
2014: En marge du canon: Études sur les écrits apocryphes juifs et chrétiens
, edited by André Gagné and Jean-Francois Racine. Catholic Biblical Quarterly
2014: The Acts of Peter
, by Robert F. Stoops. Catholic Biblical Quarterly
2014: Revisiting the Corruption of the New Testament: Manuscript, Patristic, and Apocryphal Evidence
, edited by Daniel B. Wallace. Biblical Theology Bulletin
2014: Forgery and Counterforgery: The Use of Literary Deceit in Early Christian Polemics
, by Bart D. Ehrman. Theology
2014: Infancy Gospels: Stories and Identities
, edited by Claire Clivaz et al. Review of Biblical Literature
2012: The Reliability of the New Testament. Bart D. Ehrman and Daniel B. Wallace in Dialogue
, edited by Robert B. Stewart. Consensus
34. 1: art. 17
2012: Unlocking the Secrets of the Gospel According to Thomas: A Radical Faith for a New Age
by Charles W. Hedrick. Toronto Journal of Theology
2012: Secret Scrolls: Revelations from the Lost Gospel Novels
, by Robert M. Price. Biblical Theology Bulletin
2010: The Childhood of Jesus: Decoding the Apocryphal Infancy Gospel of Thomas
by Reidar Aasgaard. Journal of Early Christian Studies
2009: Judas: The Definitive Collection of Gospels and Legends about the Infamous Apostle of Jesus
by Marvin Meyer. Catholic Biblical Quarterly
2009: The Original Gospel of Thomas in Translation
, by April D. DeConick. Biblical Theology Bulletin
2006: The Birthing of the New Testament: The Intertextual Development of the New Testament Writings
by Thomas L. Brodie. Catholic Biblical Quarterly
2005: Playing a Jewish Game: Gentile Christian Judaizing in the First and Second Centuries CE
by Michele Murray. Toronto Journal of Theology
2004: Apocryphal Gospels: An Introduction
by Hans-Josef Klauck. Catholic Biblical Quarterly
2002: The Survivors of Israel: A Reconsideration of the Theology of Pre-Christian Judaism
by Mark Adam Elliott. Catholic Biblical Quarterly
2002: L’évangile de l’enfance (Luc 1-2) selon le Proto-Luc
by M. E. Boismard. Journal of Biblical Literature
1999: The Gospel of Thomas
by Richard Valantasis. Catholic Biblical Quarterly