Nomina Sacra in Early Graffiti


(Larry Hurtado):  Over on my own blog site I’ve posted about an article surveying nomina sacra in graffiti and a mosaic found in several early Christian sites, at least one of which is confidently dated to the early 3rd century:

Here’s the article cited: James R. Wicker, “Pre-Constantinian Nomina Sacra in a Mosaic and Church Graffiti,” Southwestern Journal of Theology 52, no. 1 (2009): 52-72.


About larryhurtado

I'm a scholar in New Testament and Christian Origins, currently Professor of New Testament Language, Literature & Theology in the University of Edinburgh (since 1996), and previously Professor in the Department of Relgiion, University of Manitoba.

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