Kirsopp Lake
(1872–1946)
Biblical and patristic scholar

This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica
Articles written by this author are designated in the EB1911 by the initials "K. L."

Kirsopp Lake

Works Edit

Articles Edit

  • "Note on Didache 1, 2, and Acts 15, 20. 29". The Classical Review 11 (3): 147–148. 1897.  (external scan)
  • with C. H. Turner: "Some New Members of the 'Ferrar Group' of MSS of the Gospels". The Journal of Theological Studies 1 (1): 117–120. 1899.  (external scan)
  • "The Text of Codex Ψ in St. Mark". The Journal of Theological Studies 1 (2): 290–292. 1900.  (external scan)
  • with F. E. Brightman: "On the Italian Origin of Codex Bezae". The Journal of Theological Studies 1 (3): 441–445. 1900.  (external scan)
  • "The Text of the Gospels in Alexandria". The American Journal of Theology 6 (1): 79–89. 1902.  (external scan)
  • "The Practical Value of Textual Variation. Illustrated from the Book of Acts". The Biblical World 19 (5): 361–369. 1902.  (external scan)
  • "Chronicle of New Testament Textual Criticism". The Journal of Theological Studies 3 (10): 295–304. 1902.  (external scan)
  • "Dr. Weiss's Text of the Gospels. The Thoughts of a Textual Critic on the Text of an Exegete". The American Journal of Theology 7 (2): 249–258. 1902.  (external scan)
  • "The Greek Monasteries in South Italy. I". The Journal of Theological Studies 4 (15): 345–368. 1903.  (external scan)
  • "The Greek Monasteries in South Italy. II". The Journal of Theological Studies 4 (16): 517–542. 1903.  (external scan)
  • "The Greek Monasteries in South Italy. III". The Journal of Theological Studies 5 (17): 22–41. 1903.  (external scan)
  • "Further Notes on Codex k". The Journal of Theological Studies 5 (17): 100–107. 1903.  (external scan)
  • "Some Further Notes on the MSS of the Writings of St. Athanasius". The Journal of Theological Studies 5 (17): 108–114. 1903.  (external scan)
  • "The Greek Monasteries in South Italy. IV". The Journal of Theological Studies 5 (18): 189–202. 1904.  (external scan)
  • "The New Sayings of Jesus and the Synoptic Problem". The Hibbert Journal 3: 332–341. 1904–1905.  (external scan)
  • "Further Notes on the MSS of Isidore of Pelusium". The Journal of Theological Studies 6 (22): 270–282. 1905.  (external scan)
  • "Tatian's Diatessaron and the Martyrdom of Abo". The Expositor, 7th ser. 17 (6): 286. 1906. doi:10.1177/001452460601700609. 
  • "Galatians II. 3–5". The Expositor, 7th ser. 1: 236–245. 1906.  (external scan)
  • "Professor H. Von Soden's Treatment of the Text of the Gospels". RTHPH 4: 201–217; 277–295. 1908–1909. 
    • Repr. Edinburgh: Otto Schulze & Co., 1908.
  • "The Date of Q". The Expositor, 7th ser. 7: 494–507. 1909.  (external scan)
  • "The Text of the Gospels". The Expositor, 7th ser. 9: 457–471. 1910.  (external scan)
  • "The Early Christian Treatment of Sin After Baptism". The Expositor, 7th ser. 10: 63–80. 1910.  (external scan)
  • "The Earliest Christian Teaching on Divorce". The Expositor, 7th ser. 10: 416–427. 1910.  (external scan)
  • "The Shorter Form of St. Paul's Epistle to the Romans". The Expositor, 7th ser. 10: 504–525. 1910.  (external scan)
  • "2 Thessalonians and Professor Harnack". Expository Times 22 (3): 131–133. 1910. doi:10.1177/001452461002200306. 
  • "The Shepherd of Hermas and Christian Life in Rome in the Second Century". Harvard Theological Review 4 (1): 25–46. 1911.  (external scan)
  • "The Debt of the Clergy and Theologians to William James". Theologisch Tijdschrift 44: 526–30. 1911. 
  • "The Judaistic Controversy, and the Apostolic Council". The Church Quarterly Review 71: 345–70. 1911. 
  • "The Date of Herod's Marriage with Herodias and the Chronology of the Gospels". The Expositor, 8th ser. 4 (5): 462–77. 1912. 
  • "The End of Paul's Trial in Rome". Theologisch Tijdschrift 47: 356–65. 1913. 
  • "The Critical Problems of the Epistle to the Philippians". The Expositor, 8th ser. 7 (6): 481–93. 1911. 
  • "The Theology of the Acts of the Apostles". The American Journal of Theology 15 (4): 489–508. 1915.  (external scan)
  • "Simon Zelotes". Harvard Theological Review 10 (1): 57–63. 1917.  (external scan)
  • "American, English, and Dutch Theological Education". Harvard Theological Review 10 (4): 335–351. 1917.  (external scan)
  • "The Sinaitic and Vatican Manuscripts and the Copies sent by Eusebius to Constantine". Harvard Theological Review 11 (1): 32–35. 1918.  (external scan)
  • "The Epistula Apostolorum". Harvard Theological Review 14 (1): 15–29. 1921.  (external scan)
  • "Simon, Cephas, Peter". Harvard Theological Review 14 (1): 95–97. 1921.  (external scan)
  • "The Problem of Christian Origins". Harvard Theological Review 15 (4): 97–114. 1922.  (external scan)
  • with Robert P. Blake: "The Text of the Gospels and the Koridethi Codex". Harvard Theological Review 16 (3): 269–286. 1923.  (external scan)
  • "A Lost Manuscript of Eusebius's Demonstratio Evangelica Found". Harvard Theological Review 16 (4): 396–397. 1923.  (external scan)
  • "The Date of the Slavonic Enoch". Harvard Theological Review 16 (4): 397–398. 1923.  (external scan)
  • "The Apostles' Creed". Harvard Theological Review 17 (2): 173–183. 1924.  (external scan)
  • "Jesus". The Hibbert Journal 23 (1): 5–19. 1924–1925.  (external scan)
  • "The Shepherd of Hermas". Harvard Theological Review 18 (3): 279–280. 1925.  (external scan)
  • with Robert P. Casey: "The Text of the De Virginitate of Athanasius". Harvard Theological Review 19 (2): 173–190. 1925.  (external scan)
  • with Robert P. Casey: "The Text of the De Incarnatione of Athanasius". Harvard Theological Review 19 (3): 259–270. 1925.  (external scan)
  • with Robert P. Blake: "The Serâbît Inscriptions. I. The Rediscovery of the Inscriptions". Harvard Theological Review 21 (1): 1–8. 1928.  (external scan)
  • with Robert P. Blake and Silva New: "The Caesarean text of the Gospel of Mark". Harvard Theological Review 21 (4): 207–404. 1928.  (external scan)
  • "The Serabit Expedition of 1930. I. Introduction". Harvard Theological Review 25 (2): 95–100. 1928.  (external scan)
  • with Silva Lake: "Some Recent Discoveries". Religion in Life 5: 89–102. 1936. 
  • "The Citadel of Van". ASIA. Journal of the American Asiatic Association 39: 75–80. 1939. 
  • with Silva Lake: "The Scribe Ephraim". Journal of Biblical Literature 62 (1): 263–268. 1943. doi:10.2307/3262232.  (external scan)

Book chapters Edit

This section includes entries in encyclopedic works.

  • "Didache." In Oxford Society of Historical Theology, ed. (1905). The New Testament in the Apostolic Fathers. Oxford: Clarendon Press. pp. 24–36. 
  • "Baptism (Early Christian)." In Hastings, J., ed. (1905). Encyclopaedia of Religion and Ethics 2. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. pp. 379–390. 
  • "Christmas." In Hastings, J., ed. (1908). Encyclopaedia of Religion and Ethics 3. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. pp. 601–608. 
  • "Epiphany." In Hastings, J., ed. (1908). Encyclopaedia of Religion and Ethics 5. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. pp. 330–332. 
  • "Acts of the Apostles." In Hastings, J., ed. (1913). Dictionary of the Apostolic Church 1. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. pp. 15–29. 
  • "Acts (Apocryphal)." In Hastings, J., ed. (1913). Dictionary of the Apostolic Church 1. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. pp. 29–39. 
  • "Luke." In Hastings, J., ed. (1913). Dictionary of the Apostolic Church 1. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. pp. 718–722. 
  • "Theophilus." In Hastings, J., ed. (1918). Dictionary of the Apostolic Church 2. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. pp. 568–569. 
  • "The Text of the Gospels." In Jackson Chase, Shirley, ed. (1928). Studies in Early Christianity. New York: The Century Co. pp. 21–47. 
  • with Silva Lake: "The Text of Mark in Some Dated Lectionaries." In Wood, H. G., ed. (1933). Amicitiæ corolla: a volume of essays presented to James Rendel Harris, D.Litt., on the occasion of his eightieth birthday. London: University of London Press. pp. 147–183. 
  • with Silva Lake: "The Byzantine Text of the Gospels." In Vicent, Hugues, ed. (1940). Cinquantenaire de l'École biblique et archéologique française de Jerusalem (15 novembre 1890–15 novembre 1940). Mémorial Lagrange. Paris: J. Gabalda. pp. 251–258. 
  • "Albert Schweitzer's influence in Holland and England." In Roback, A. A., ed. (1945). The Albert Schweitzer Jubilee Book. Cambridge, MA.: Sci–Art. pp. 427–439. 

Books Edit

Critical editions Edit

  • The Apostolic Fathers. Loeb Classical Library, 24. 1: I Clement; II Clement; Ignatius; Polycarp; Didache; Barnabas. Cambridge, MA/London: Harvard University Press – William Heinemann. 1912.  (external scan)
  • The Apostolic Fathers. Loeb Classical Library, 25. 2: the Shepherd of Hermas; the Martyrdom of Polycarp; the Epistle to Diognetus. Cambridge, MA/London: Harvard University Press – William Heinemann. 1913.  (external scan)
  • with Frederick J. Foakes Jackson: The Beginnings of Christianity. Part I: The Acts of the Apostles. London: Macmillan. 1920–1933.  Five volumes:
    1. Kirsopp Lake, Frederick J. Foakes Jackson: Prolegomena I. The Jewish, Gentile and Christian Backgrounds. 1920.  (external scan)
    2. Kirsopp Lake, Frederick J. Foakes Jackson: Prolegomena II. Criticism. 1922.  (external scan)
    3. J. H. Ropes: The text of the Acts. 1926.  (external scan)
    4. Kirsopp Lake, H. J. Cadbury: English Translation and Commentary. 1933.  (external scan)
    5. Kirsopp Lake, H. J. Cadbury: Additional Notes to the Commentary. 1933.  (external scan)
  • Eusebius. The Ecclesiastical History. Loeb Classical Library 39. 1: Books I–V. Cambridge, MA/London: Harvard University Press – William Heinemann. 1926. [1] (external scan)

Facsimiles Edit

  • Facsimiles of the Athos Fragments of Codex H of the Pauline Epistles. Oxford: Clarendon Press. 1905. 
  • Facsimiles of the Athos Fragments of the Shepherd of Hermas. Oxford: Clarendon Press. 1907.  (external scan)
  • with Helen Lake: Codex Sinaiticvs Petropolitanvs: The New Testament, the Epistle of Barnabas and the Shepherd of Hermas preserved in the Imperial Library of St. Petersburg. Oxford: Clarendon Press. 1911. 
  • with Helen Lake: Codex Sinaiticvs Petropolitanvs et Friderico-Avgvstanvs Lipsiensis: The Old Testament preserved in the public library of Petrograd, in the library of the Society of ancient literature in Petrograd, and in the library of the University of Leipzig. Oxford: Clarendon Press. 1922. 
  • with Silva Lake: Dated Greek Minuscule Manuscripts to the Year 1200. Monumenta Palaeographica Vetera, 1. Boston, MA.: The American Academy of Arts and Sciences. 1934–45. [2] 10 volumes + 1 volume of indexes:
    1. Manuscripts at Jerusalem, Patmos and Athens. 1934. 
    2. Manuscripts in Venice, Oxford and London. 1934. 
    3. Manuscripts in the monasteries of Mount Athos and in Milan. 1935. 
    4. Manuscripts in Paris. Pt. 1. 1935. 
    5. Manuscripts in Paris. Pt. 2, Oxford, Berlin, Vienna and Jerusalem. 1936. 
    6. Manuscripts in Moscow and Leningrad. 1936. 
    7. Manuscripts in Rome. Pt. 1. 1937. 
    8. Manuscripts in Rome. Pt. 2. 1937. 
    9. Manuscripts in Rome. Pt. 3, in Messina, in Naples, and in London. 1938. 
    10. Manuscripts in Florence, Athens, Grottaferrata and the Meteora. 1939. 

Monographs Edit

  • The Text of the New Testament. Oxford Church Text Books. London: Rivingtons. 1901.  (external scan)
    • 2nd ed. (1902) (external scan); 4th ed. (1908); 6th ed. (1928), rev. Silva New.
  • Codex 1 of the Gospels and its related Texts. Texts and Studies 7.3. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1902.  (external scan)
  • Texts from Mount Athos. Studia Biblica et Ecclesiastica 7. Oxford: Clarendon Press. 1903.  (external scan)
  • The Influence of Textual Criticism on the Exegesis of the New Testament: an Inaugural Lecture delivered before the University of Leiden, on 27 January 1904. Oxford: Parker & Sons. 1904. 
  • The Historical Evidence of the Resurrection of Jesus. London – New York: Williams & Norgate – G. P. Putnam's Sons. 1907.  (external scan)
  • The Early Days of Monasticism on Mount Athos. Oxford: Clarendon Press. 1909.  (external scan)
  • The earlier Epistles of St. Paul. Their Motive and Origin. London: Rivingtons. 1911.  (external scan)
  • The Stewardship of Faith: Our Heritage from Early Christianity. Lowell Lectures 1913–1914. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. 1915.  (external scan)
  • Landmarks in the History of Early Christianity. London: Macmillan & Co., ltd. 1920.  (external scan)
  • Immortality and the Modern Mind. Ingersoll Lecture 1922. Cambridge, MA.: Harvard University Press. 1922.  (external scan)
  • The Religion of Yesterday and To-Morrow. Boston – New York: Houghton Mifflin Company. 1925.  (external scan)
  • with Silva Lake: Six Collations of New Testament Manuscripts. Harvard Theological Studies 17. Cambridge, MA.: Harvard University Press. 1932. 
  • Paul: His Heritage and Legacy. The Mary Flexner Lectures on the Humanities 1. New York: Oxford University Press. 1934. 
  • with Silva Lake: An Introduction to the New Testament. New York: Harper & Brothers. 1937. 
  • with Silva Lake: Family 13 (The Ferrar Group). The text according to Mark with a collation of Codex 28 of the Gospels. Studies and Documents 11. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press. 1941. 

Reviews Edit

  • "Scrivener's Introduction to the Criticism of the New Testament". The Classical Review 10 (5): 263–265. 1896.  (external scan)
  • "The Text of the Gospels". The Classical Review 10 (8): 395–397. 1896. [3] (external scan)
  • "F. G. Kenyon, Handbook to the Textual Criticism of the New Testament". The Biblical World 21 (3): 229–231. 1903.  (external scan)
  • "The Curetonian Version of the Gospels". The Hibbert Journal 3: 843–846. 1904–1905.  (external scan)
  • "G. Resch, Das Aposteldecret nach seiner Ausserkanonischen Textgestalt". RTHPH 1: 385–92. 1904–1905. [4]
  • "A. Meyer, Die Auferstehung Christi". RTHPH 1: 631–35. 1904–1905. [5]
  • "Did Paul Use the Logia?". The American Journal of Theology 10 (1): 104–111. 1906.  (external scan)
  • "The 'Ammonian' Harmony and the Text of B". The Journal of Theological Studies 7 (26): 292–295. 1906.  (external scan)
  • "A. von Harnack, Sprüche und Reden Jesu". RTHPH 3: 480–487. 1907–1908. [6]
  • "H. A. A. Kennedy, St. Paul and the Mystery-Religions". Harvard Theological Review 7 (3): 428–431. 1914.  (external scan)
  • "C. G. Montefiore, Judaism and St. Paul". Harvard Theological Review 9 (2): 242–245. 1916.  (external scan)
  • "H. Lietzmann, Petrus und Paulus in Rom". The American Historical Review 25 (3): 483–484. 1920. doi:10.2307/1836884.  (external scan)
  • "E. T. Merrill, Essays in Early Christian History". The American Historical Review 30 (2): 340–341. 1925. doi:10.2307/1836665.  (external scan)
  • with Silva Lake: "The Acts of the Apostles". Journal of Biblical Literature 53 (1): 34–45. 1934. doi:10.2307/3259338.  (external scan)
  • "E. R. Goodenough, By Light, Light: The Mystic Gospel of Hellenistic Judaism". Journal of Biblical Literature 55 (1): 90–93. 1936. doi:10.2307/3259698.  (external scan)
  • "P. N. Harrison, Polycarp's Two Epistles to the Philippians". Journal of Biblical Literature 56 (1): 72–75. 1937. doi:10.2307/3259640.  (external scan)
  • "E. C. Colwell – H. R. Willoughby, The Four Gospels of Karahissar (2 vols.)". Journal of Biblical Literature 56 (3): 272–273. 1937. doi:10.2307/3259617.  (external scan)
  • "F. G. Kenyon, Our Bible and the Ancient Manuscripts". Journal of Biblical Literature 60 (3): 329–331. 1937. doi:10.2307/3262632.  (external scan)
  • "H. J. M. Milne – T. C. Skeat, Scribes and Correctors of the Codex Sinaiticus". Classical Philology 37 (1): 91–96. 1937.  (external scan)

Contributions to Encyclopædia Britannica Edit

Notes Edit

  1. The text is that of Schwartz (Die griechischen christlichen Schriftsteller der ersten Drei Jahrunderte 9.1–2, Leipzig: J. C. Heinrichs'sche Buchhandlung, 1902–08), see p. v. This volume includes bks. I–V of Eusebius' Ecclesiastical History. Volume 2 (bks. VI–X) was edited by J. E. L. Oulton in 1942, see Lake's Preface in vol. 2, p. v.
  2. The repertoire is now digitized and indicated on Pyle.it.
  3. Review of Burgon, John W.; Miller, Edward. The Traditional Text of the Holy Gospels. London: George Bell & Sons. 
  4. Resch, Gotthold (1905). Das Aposteldecret nach seiner ausserkanonischen Textgestalt. Texte und Untersuchungen zur Geschichte der altchristlichen Literatur N. F. Bd. 13 (Bd. 28) (in German). Leipzig: J. C. Heinrics'sche Buchhandlung. 
  5. Meyer, Arnold (1905). Die Auferstehung Christi. Tübingen: J. C. B. Mohr. 
  6. Harnack, Adolf [von] (1907). Beiträge zur Einleitung in das Neue Testament. II. Sprüche und Reden Jesu, die zweite Quelle des Matthäus und Lukas. Leipzig: J. C. Heinrichs'sche Buchhandlung. 

 

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