skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
Secrets of Mount Sinai : the story of the world's oldest Bible--Codex Sinaiticus Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Secrets of Mount Sinai : the story of the world's oldest Bible--Codex Sinaiticus

Author: James Bentley
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1986, ©1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Named Person: Constantin von Tischendorf; Constantin von Tischendorf; Konstantin von Tischendorf; Konstantin ((von)) Tischendorf; Constantin von Tischendorf
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Bentley
ISBN: 0385232977 9780385232975
OCLC Number: 12106863
Description: 272 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword : Reflections on the mysteries of St Catherine's Monastery / James H. Charlesworth --
Acknowledgements --
Prologue --
Introduction --
Book I. The scholar --
The Monastery --
Early success --
The discovery of the Codex --
The significance of the Codex --
The resurrection of Jesus --
Book II. Fragments --
The Dead sea scrolls and the Gnostic gospels --
The legacy --
A new mystery --
Epilogue --
Appendix. The Epistle of Barnabas and the Shepherd of Hermas --
Selected bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: James Bentley ; foreword by James H. Charlesworth.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


\n\n

Primary Entity<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/12106863<\/a>> # Secrets of Mount Sinai : the story of the world\'s oldest Bible--Codex Sinaiticus<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a>, schema:Book<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"12106863<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#Place\/garden_city_n_y<\/a>> ; # Garden City, N.Y.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/136013277<\/a>> ; # Saint Catherine (Monastery : Mount Sinai)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#Person\/tischendorf_konstantin_von<\/a>> ; # Konstantin ((von)) Tischendorf<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/130374527<\/a>> ; # Sinaikloster<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/220.48\/e19\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1363874<\/a>> ; # Codex Sinaiticus (Biblical manuscript)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#Organization\/saint_catherine_monastery_mount_sinai<\/a>> ; # Saint Catherine (Monastery : Mount Sinai.)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#Person\/tischendorf_constantin_von_1815_1874<\/a>> ; # Constantin von Tischendorf<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#Person\/tischendorf_konstantin_von_1815_1874<\/a>> ; # Konstantin von Tischendorf<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/classification\/BS64<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/56713311<\/a>> ; # Constantin von Tischendorf<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#CreativeWork\/codex_sinaiticus<\/a>> ; # Codex Sinaiticus<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#CreativeWork\/codex_sinaiticus_biblical_manuscript<\/a>> ; # Codex Sinaiticus (Biblical manuscript)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:copyrightYear<\/a> \"1985<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/102323417<\/a>> ; # James Bentley<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:datePublished<\/a> \"1986<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"Foreword : Reflections on the mysteries of St Catherine\'s Monastery \/ James H. Charlesworth -- Acknowledgements -- Prologue -- Introduction -- Book I. The scholar -- The Monastery -- Early success -- The discovery of the Codex -- The significance of the Codex -- The resurrection of Jesus -- Book II. Fragments -- The Dead sea scrolls and the Gnostic gospels -- The legacy -- A new mystery -- Epilogue -- Appendix. The Epistle of Barnabas and the Shepherd of Hermas -- Selected bibliography -- Index.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/198922496<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Secrets of Mount Sinai : the story of the world\'s oldest Bible--Codex Sinaiticus<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"12106863<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:publication<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/12106863#PublicationEvent\/garden_city_n_y_doubleday_1986_1985<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:publisher<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#Agent\/doubleday<\/a>> ; # Doubleday<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780385232975<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/12106863<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Related Entities<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/220.48\/e19\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#Agent\/doubleday<\/a>> # Doubleday<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Doubleday<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#CreativeWork\/codex_sinaiticus<\/a>> # Codex Sinaiticus<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Codex Sinaiticus<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#CreativeWork\/codex_sinaiticus_biblical_manuscript<\/a>> # Codex Sinaiticus (Biblical manuscript)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Codex Sinaiticus (Biblical manuscript)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#Organization\/saint_catherine_monastery_mount_sinai<\/a>> # Saint Catherine (Monastery : Mount Sinai.)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Saint Catherine (Monastery : Mount Sinai.)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Saint Catherine (Monastery : Mount Sinai)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#Person\/tischendorf_constantin_von_1815_1874<\/a>> # Constantin von Tischendorf<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1815<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1874<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Tischendorf<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Constantin von<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Constantin von Tischendorf<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#Person\/tischendorf_konstantin_von<\/a>> # Konstantin ((von)) Tischendorf<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Tischendorf<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Konstantin ((von))<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Konstantin ((von)) Tischendorf<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#Person\/tischendorf_konstantin_von_1815_1874<\/a>> # Konstantin von Tischendorf<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1815<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1874<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Tischendorf<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Konstantin von<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Konstantin von Tischendorf<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#Place\/garden_city_n_y<\/a>> # Garden City, N.Y.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Garden City, N.Y.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/classification\/BS64<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"nyu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1363874<\/a>> # Codex Sinaiticus (Biblical manuscript)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Codex Sinaiticus (Biblical manuscript)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/102323417<\/a>> # James Bentley<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1937<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"2000<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Bentley<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"James<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"James Bentley<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/130374527<\/a>> # Sinaikloster<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Sinaikloster<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/136013277<\/a>> # Saint Catherine (Monastery : Mount Sinai)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Saint Catherine (Monastery : Mount Sinai)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/56713311<\/a>> # Constantin von Tischendorf<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1815<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1874<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Tischendorf<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Constantin von<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Constantin von Tischendorf<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780385232975<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"0385232977<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9780385232975<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/12106863<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \ngenont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/12106863<\/a>> ; # Secrets of Mount Sinai : the story of the world\'s oldest Bible--Codex Sinaiticus<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:dateModified<\/a> \"2019-01-24<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nvoid:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/12106863#PublicationEvent\/garden_city_n_y_doubleday_1986_1985<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:PublicationEvent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:location<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#Place\/garden_city_n_y<\/a>> ; # Garden City, N.Y.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:organizer<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198922496#Agent\/doubleday<\/a>> ; # Doubleday<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:startDate<\/a> \"1986<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Content-negotiable representations<\/p>\n