Abbreviations

AC

Apostolic Constitutions.

ACO

Acta Conciliorum Oecumenicorum.

ANF

Ante-Nicene Fathers.

AT

Acts of Thomas.

AR

An anonymous baptismal commentary witnessed by the two Syriac sources A (British Library, Add. 14496, f. 23) and R (Rahmani, Rome, 1920, pp. x–xiii).

BDAG

A Greek-English Lexicon of the New Testament and other Early Christian Literature, revised and edited by Frederick William Danker. 3rd edition. Chicago, IL/London: The University of Chicago Press, 2000.

BE

Barberini Euchologion gr. 336.

BS

Bruns, Peter. Theodor von Mopsuestia: Katechetische Homilien. Übersetzt und eingeleitet. Fontes Christiani 17. Freiburg im Breisgau: Herder, 1994 (Erster Teilband)/1995 (Zweiter Teilband).

Cats.

The Baptismal Catecheses of Cyril of Jerusalem.

CE

The Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company, 1909. 22 Oct. 2012 http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/05711a.htm.

C.H.

Church History.

DA

Didascalia Apostolorum.

DECL

Dictionary of Early Christian Literature, edited by Siegmar Döpp and Wilhelm Geerlings. New York: The Crossroad Publishing Company, 2000. Translated from the German by Matthew O’Connell. Originally published as: Lexikon der antiken christlichen Literatur (Freiburg in Breisgau: Herder, 1998).

Dem.

The Demonstrations of Aphrahat.

EB

Encyclopedia Britannica. 11th edition. Cambridge: University Press, 1911.

Ed.

Text edition of a classic source.

EEC

Encyclopedia of Early Christianity, edited by Everett Ferguson. 2nd edition. New York, NY: Routlege, 1999.

EEChurch

Encyclopedia of the Early Church, edited by Angelo di Berardino, translated by A. Walford. 2 Vols. New York: Oxford University Press, 1992.

It.

Itinerarium of Egeria.

MF

Chrysostom’s homilies of the Montfaucon series.

MC

The Mystagogical Catecheses of Jerusalem.

NPNF

Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers.

PG

Patrologia Graeca.

PK

Chrysostom’s homilies of the Papadopoulos-Kerameus series.

PL

Patrologia Latina.

Procat.

The Procatechesis of Cyril of Jerusalem.

PS

Patrologia Syriaca.

RAC

Reallexikon für Antike und Christentum, edited by Theodor Klauser, Ernst Dassmann, und Georg Schöllgen, 1950 ff. (24 Vols. published until now).

Stav.

Chrysostom’s homilies of the Stavronikita series, edited by Wenger.

T&D

Tonneau, Raymond O.P. and Robert Devreesse. Les Homélies Catéchétiques de Théodore de Mopsueste. Studi e Teste 145. Vatican City: Apostolic Library, 1949.

TD

Testamentum Domini.

Tr.

English translation of a classic source.

TRE

Theologische Realenzyklopädie.