Publications:

The Roots of Egyptian Christianity Project
(Birger A. Pearson)

 Major Publications

       Pearson, B.A. and Goehring, J.E., eds.  The Roots of Egyptian Christianity.  SAC.  Philadelphia: Fortress, 1986. 

       Vivian, T.  St. Peter of Alexandria: Bishop and Martyr.  SAC.  Philadelphia:  Fortress, 1988. 

       Pearson, B.A.  Gnosticism, Judaism, and Egyptian Christianity.  SAC.  Minneapolis: Fortress, 1990. 

       Frankfurter, D.  Elijah in Upper Egypt: The Apocalypse of Elijah and Early Egyptian Christianity.  SAC.  Minneapolis: Fortress, 1993.

Subsidiary Publications

       Pearson, B.A.  "Christians and Jews in First-Century Alexandria."  HTR 79 (1984): 206-216. 

       Pearson, B.A.  "The Jewish Community in First-Century Alexandria and Christian Origins in Egypt." Coptologia 5 (1984): 23-34. 

       Pearson, B.A.  Earliest Christianity in Egypt: Some Observations. OPIAC, ed., C.N. Jefford, no. 7. Claremont: IAC, 1986. 

       Goehring, J.E.  Chalcedonian Power Politics and the Demise of Pachomian Monasticism.  OPIAC, ed., C.N. Jefford, no. 15.  Claremont: IAC, 1989. 

       Pearson, B.A.  "Gnosticism."  (And Catalog Entries: Magical Texts, Old Testament Apocryphon, Life of Shenoute, Coptic Codex of Biblical and Other Texts, Ostracon with Psalm verses, Biblical Text: Psalms, Book-bindings.)  In Beyond the Pharaohs: Egypt and the Copts in the 2nd to 7th Centuries A.D.  Providence: Museum of Art, Rhode Islands School of Design, 1989, 48-50, 197-200, 219, 235-236, 228-242. 

       Pearson, B.A. and MacCoull, L.S.B.  "Everyday Life in Roman-Byzantine Egypt."  In Beyond the Pharaohs: Egypt and the Copts in the 2nd to 7th Centuries A.D.  Providence: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 1989, 28-36. 

       Pearson, B.A. and MacCoull, L.S.B.  "Greek and Coptic Manuscripts."  In Beyond the Pharaohs: Egypt and the Copts in the 2nd to 7th Centuries A.D.  Providence: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 1989, 77-80. 

       Pearson, B.A.  "Two Homilies Attributed to St. Peter of Alexandria."  In Coptic Studies: Acts of the Third International Congress of Coptic Studies, Warsaw, 20-25 August 1984.  Warsaw: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe, 1990, 309-313. 

       Robinson, J.M.  "The First Christian Monastic Library."  In Coptic Studies: Acts of the Third International Congress of Coptic Studies, Warsaw, 20-25 August 1984.  Warsaw: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe, 1990, 371-378. 

       Robinson, J.M.  The Pachomian Monastic Library at the Chester Beatty Library and the Bibliothèque Bodmer. OPIAC, ed., J.L. Reed, no. 19. Claremont: IAC, 1990. 

       Pearson, B.A.  S.v. "Eudoxia."  In The Coptic Encyclopedia.  Eds.  Atiya, A.S.  et al.  New York: Macmillan, 1991. 

       Pearson, B.A.  S.v. "Alexandria."  In The Anchor Bible Dictionary.  Eds. Freedman, D.N.  et al.  New York: Doubleday, 1992. 

       Pearson, B.A.  S.v. "Christianity in Egypt."  In The Anchor Bible Dictionary.  Eds.  Freedman, D.N. et al.  New York: Double-day, 1992. 

       Pearson, B.A. and Vivian T.  "On the Epiphany: A Coptic Homily Attributed to St. Peter I of Alexandria." Coptic Church Review 13/4 (1992): 99-116. 

       Pearson, B.A.  "The New Alexandria Library: Promise or Threat?"  BA 56/4 (1993): 106. 

       Pearson, B.A. "The New Alexandria Library: An Update."  BA 56/4 (1993): 221. 

       Pearson, B.A.  "A Coptic Homily On Riches Attributed to St. Peter of Alexandria."  In Studia Patristica 26: Papers Presented at the Eleventh Conference on Patristic Studies held in Oxford 199, 296-307.  Leuven: Peeters, 1993. 

       Pearson, B.A. and Vivian, T. Two Coptic Homilies Attributed to St. Peter of Alexandria: I - On Riches.  II - On the Epiphany.  Rome: CIM, 1993. 

       Vivian, T. Histories of the Monks of Upper Egypt and the Life of Onophrius by Paphnutius.  Translation and Introduction.  Cistercian Studies 140.  Kalamazoo: Cistercian Publications, 1993. 

Partial list of publications by Birger A. Pearson