It deals with the history of the reception of the Scriptures by the Fathers.

  • S. Marculescu Badilita, L. Mellerin (eds), Le miel des Ecritures, Cahiers de BiblIndex 1, Coll. “Biblia Patristica” 15, Strasbourg, 2015.
  • L. Mellerin (ed), Cahiers de BiblIndex 2, Coll. “Biblia Patristica” 18, Strasbourg, 2017 (forthcoming).

About methodological issues

  • S.R. Harmon, « A Note on the Critical Use of Instrumenta for the Retrieval of Patristic Biblical Exegesis », Journal of Early Christian Studies 11:1 (2003), p. 95-107.

  • L. Mellerin, « Methodological Issues in BiblIndex, An Online Index of Biblical Quotations in Early Christian Literature », in M. Vinzent, L. Mellerin, H.A.G. Houghton (eds), Biblical Quotations in Patristic Texts, Studia Patristica LIV, vol. 2 (Papers presented at the Sixteenth International Conference on Patristic Studies held in Oxford 2011), Leuven-Paris-Walpole, MA 2013, p. 11-32.
  • —, « New Ways of Searching with BiblIndex, the online Index of Biblical Quotations in Early Christian Literature », chapter 11, in C. Clivaz, A. Gregory, D. Hamidovic (eds.), Digital Humanities in Biblical, Early Jewish and Early Christian Studies, Brill, Leiden, 2014, p. 175-192.
  • —, « Art. « Biblindex », in S. W. Crawford, R. E. Fuller, A. Lange, H. Tervanotko (ed.), The Textual History of the Bible, Vol. 3: A Companion to Textual Criticism, Brill, Leiden 2017 (forthcoming).

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