Publications:

Occasional Papers, Institute for Antiquity and Christianity
(OPIAC)

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  1. Robinson, J.M. The Coptic Gnostic Library.
         Ed.  I.A. Sparks. Claremont: IAC, [1971]. 

  2. Betz, H.D. The Delphic Maxim GNWQI SAUTON in Hermetic Interpretation.
          Ed.  I.A. Sparks. Claremont: IAC, [1971]. 

  3. Fisher, L.R. and Knutson, F.B. An Enthronement Ritual at Ugarit.
          Ed.  I.A. Sparks. Claremont: IAC, [1971]. 

  4. Robinson, J.M. Introduction to the Facsimile Edition of the Nag Hammadi
          Codices.  Ed.  I.A. Sparks. Claremont: IAC, [1972]. 

  5. Braun, H. Plutarch's Critique of Superstition in the Light of the New Testament.
          Ed.  I.A. Sparks. Claremont: IAC, [1972]. 

  6. Knierim, R. Old Testament Form Criticism Reconsidered.
          Ed.  J. Brashler. Claremont: IAC, [1973]. 

  7. Pearson, B.A. Earliest Christianity in Egypt: Some Observations.
          Ed.  C.N. Jefford.  Claremont: IAC, [1986]. 

  8. Wimbush, V.L. Renunciation Towards Social Engineering.
        Ed.  C.N. Jefford. Claremont: IAC, 1986. 

  9. Kloppenborg, J.S. The Composition of Q.  With a Foreword by J.M. Robinson.
          Ed.  C.N. Jefford. Claremont: IAC, 1987. 

10. Mack, B.L. Anecdotes and Arguments: The Chreia in Antiquity and Early
          Christianity.  Ed. C.N. Jefford. Claremont: IAC, 1987. 

11. Meltzer, T. Carl S. Knopf and the I.A.C. Tablet Collection.
          Ed. C.N. Jefford. Claremont, IAC, 1987. 

12. Pagels, E.H. Adam and Eve and the Serpent in Genesis 1-3.
          Ed. C.N. Jefford. Claremont: IAC, 1988. 

13. Meyer, M.W. Rossi's "Gnostic" Tractate.
          Ed. C.N. Jefford. Claremont: IAC, 1988. 

14. Torjesen, K.J. Excavations in the Deep-Structure of the Theological Tradition.
           Ed.  C.N. Jefford. Claremont: IAC, 1989. 

15. Goehring, J.E. Chalcedonian Power Politics and the Demise of Pachomian
          Monasticism.  Ed. C.N. Jefford. Claremont: IAC, 1989. 

16. Jefford, C.N. Some Observations on the Concept of Sin at Qumran.
          Ed. C.N. Jefford. Claremont: IAC, 1989. 

17. Mack, B.L. Innocence and Power in the Christian Imagination.
          Ed. J.L. Reed. Claremont: IAC, 1989. 

18. Beebe, K.H. The Dromedary Revolution.
          Ed. J.L. Reed. Claremont: IAC, 1990. 

19. Robinson, J.M. The Pachomian Monastic Library at the Chester Beatty 
          Library and the Bibliothèque Bodmer.  Ed. J.L. Reed. Claremont: IAC, 1990. 

20. Uro, R. Neither Here Nor There: Luke 17:20-21 and Related Sayings in Thomas,
          Mark and Q.  Ed. J.L. Reed. Claremont: IAC, 1990. 

21. Schottroff, L. Itinerant Prophetesses: A Feminist Analysis of the Sayings
          Source Q.  Tr. and ed. J.L. Reed. Claremont: IAC, 1991. 

22. Lease, G. Traces of Early Egyptian Monasticism: The Faw Qibli Excavations.
          Ed.  J.L. Reed. Claremont: IAC, 1991. 

23. Robinson, J.M. Manuscript Discoveries of the Future.  With an Appendix; Title

page; Table of Contents; Introduction and Sample Plates from: A Facsimile
Edition of the Dead Sea Scrolls.  Ed. J.L. Reed. Claremont: IAC, 1993. 

24. Reed, J.L. The Population of Capernaum.
          Ed. J. Ma. Asgeirsson. Claremont: IAC, 1992. 

25. Hartin, P.J. Third World Challenges in the Teaching of Biblical Studies.
          Ed.  J.Ma. Asgeirsson. Claremont: IAC, 1992. 

26. Schneider, T.J. Form and Context in the Royal Inscriptions of Shalmaneser III.
          Ed.  J.Ma. Asgeirsson. Claremont: IAC, 1993. 

27. Ellens, H.J. The Ancient Library of Alexandria and Early Christian Theological
          Development.  Ed. J.Ma. Asgeirson. Claremont: IAC, 1993. 

28. Robinson, J.M. The Jesus of the Sayings Gospel Q.
          Ed. J.Ma. Asgeirsson. Claremont: IAC, 1993. 

29. Asgeirsson, J.Ma. The Institute for Antiquity and Christianity: Publications of
          the First Quarter-Century. Ed. J.Ma. Asgeirsson. Claremont: IAC, 1994. 

30. Brooke, George J. and James M. Robinson, A Further Fragment of 1QSb:  The
          Schoyen Collection MS 1909. Ed. J. Ma. Asgeirsson. Claremont: IAC, 1994.

31. Riley, Gregory J. I Was Thought to Be What I Am Not: Docetic Jesus and
          the John Tradition. Ed. J. Ma. Asgeirsson. Claremont: IAC, 1994.

32. Knierim, Rolf P. On the Old Testament's or TaNaK's Spirituality of
          Human Existence. Ed. J. Ma. Asgeirsson. Claremont: IAC, 1995.

33. Sweeney, Marvin A. The Origins of Kingship in Israel and Japan:
          A Comparative Analysis. Ed. J. Ma. Asgeirsson. Claremont: IAC, 1995.

34. Robinson, James M. Nag Hammadi: The First Fifty Years.
          Ed. J. Ma. Asgeirsson. Claremont: IAC, 1995.

35. Pearson, Birger A. The Gospel According to the Jesus Seminar.
          Ed. J. Ma. Asgeirsson. Claremont: IAC, 1996.

36. van Deusen, Nancy. Medieval Diversity and the Charivari.
          Ed. J. Ma. Asgeirsson. Claremont: IAC, 1996.

37. Campbell, S.J. Antony F. The Authority of Scripture: Canon as Invitation.
          Ed. J. Ma. Asgerisson. Claremont: IAC, 1996.

38. Meyer, Marvin W. The Magical Book of Mary and the Angels:
          in English Translation. Ed. J. Ma. Asgeirsson. Claremont: IAC, 1997.

39. Ellens, J. Harold. Alexander the Great and Hellenistic Culture.
          Ed. J. Ma. Asgeirsson. Claremont: IAC, 1997.

40. Schenke, Hans-Martin. On the Compositional History of the Gospel of Thomas.
          Ed. J. Ma. Asgeirsson. Claremont: IAC, 2000.

41. Sweeney, Marvin A. Ezekiel: Zadokite Priest and Visionary Prophet of the Exile.
          Ed. Brett Provance. Claremont: IAC, 2001.

42. Pearson, Birger A. Early Christianity and Gnosticism in the History of Religions.
          Ed. Leslie Hayes. Claremont: IAC, 2001.

43. Reed, Jonathan L.  Kingdom-Building in Galilee.
          Ed. Leslie Hayes.  Claremont: IAC, 2002.

44. Kloppenborg, J.S.  Reading Ancient Viticulture: The Social Context of the Parable
          of the Tenants in Mark and Thomas. Ed. Leslie Hayes. Claremont: IAC, 2002.

45. Ellens, J.H. Jesus as the Son of Man, the Literary Character:  A Progression of
          Images. Ed. Leslie Hayes. Claremont: IAC, 2003.

46. Brooke, G.J. Isaiah at Qumran: Updating W.H. Brownlee's The Meaning of the

Qumr‚n Scrolls for the Bible.  Ed. Leslie Hayes. Claremont: IAC, 2004.

47. Sweeney, M.A.  What Was Zephaniah Thinking?: The Book of Zephaniah in History

and Manuscript.  Ed. Leslie Hayes. Claremont: IAC, 2005.

48. Robinson, J.M.  From the Nag Hammadi Codices to the Gospel of Mary and the Gospel of Judas.  Ed. Leslie Hayes.  Claremont:  IAC, 2006.

Back copies of OPIACs are available from the IAC for $10 + s/h.  To order a copy, please e-mail e-mail the IAC and request the OPIAC by number above.