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Adamantius: Dialogue on the True Faith in God, Dialogue on the True Faith in God, translated by Robert A. Pretty, 1997

Aune, David E: The Text-Tradition of Luke-Acts, Bulletin of the Evangelical Theological Society 7.3 (Summer 1964): 69-82.

Baring-Gould, the Rev SThe Lost and Hostile Gospels

BeDuhn, Jason DThe First New Testament: Marcion’s Scriptural Canon, 2013

Bible Query: Manuscript variations in Lk, from Bible Query from Luke at Christian-Faith.com, using information from:

  • The Greek New Testament Third Edition by Kurt Aland et al.
  • The Greek New Testament Fourth Edition by Kurt Aland et al.
  • Interlinear Greek-English New Testament by George Ricker Berry
  • The Interlinear Bible by Jay P. Green
  • The Expositor's Bible Commentary volume 8
  • A Textual Commentary on the Greek New Testament 2nd edition by Bruce M. Metzger
  • The Complete Text of the Earliest New Testament Manuscripts edited by Philip W. Comfort and David P. Barrett
  • The Expositor's Greek Testament edited by W. Robertson Nicoll
  • and footnotes in the NASB, NIV, NKJV, and NRSV Bible translations
  • Manuscripts of the Greek Bible: An Introduction to Paleography by Bruce M. Metzger also has interesting information on the characteristics and quality of the copying of each manuscript.

Blass, Friedrich: Philology of the Gospels

Burkett, Delbert Royce: Rethinking the Gospel Sources:  Volume 1: From Proto-Mark to Mark, 2004, and Volume 2: The Unity and Plurality of Q, 2009

Carlson, Stephen: The Synoptic Problem Website

Cassels, Walter Richard: Supernatural Religion: An Inquiry Into the Reality of Divine Revelation, Volume 1, Part 2, Chapter 7

The Catholic Encyclopedia: Marcionites and Marcion

Clarke, Adam: Commentary on the Bible

Clement of Alexandria:  The Stromata, Book 1, Chapter xxi, section 145, The Stromata, Book IV 

Clement (of Rome?): The Epistle of Clement to the Corinthians, 46–61

Colwell, E.C: Hort Redivivus: A Plea and a Program

Dr. Holmes note: A useful note summarizing the major sections of Luke omitted by Marcion , according to Tertullian, Irenaeus, Epiphanius, and Theodoret.

Early Christian Writings.com: Marcion

e-Catena: Compiled Allusions to the NT in the Ante-Nicene Fathers

·        Elliott, James Keith: New Testament Textual Criticism: The Application of Thoroughgoing Principles. Chapter 14: Mark 1:1-3 – A Later Addition to the Gospel? (2010)

Ephrem: Fragments of the commentary of Ephrem Syrus upon the Diatessaron, 1895, by J. Rendel Harris

Epiphanius, Panarion 42: The Panarion of Epiphanius of Salamis, Book 1 (Sects 1-46), and Books 2 and 3, De Fide: Second, revised edition translated by Frank Williams, 2007

Epiphanius, Panarion 42: Greek text edited by Dindorfus (Epiphanii, Opera Vol.II). See http://www.gnosis.org/library/marcion/Epip1.html to http://www.gnosis.org/library/marcion/Epip15.html . “No comment is given here for those passages which Epiphanius simply quoted but provided no specific information. Only those passages which differed in Mcg, whether (in Epiphanius' own words) ‘falsified,’ ‘excised,’ or ‘added,’ are indicated.”

Eusebius of Emesa: Homily on the sufferings and death of our Lord

Evans, E: The translation of Mcg includes an appendix listing the major omissions and alterations by Marcion , based on Harnack, Marcion, pp. 183*-240*.

Friedrichsen, T.A: Critical Observations on a Team Effort: Beyond the Q Impasse — Luke’s Use of Matthew

Fuller, R.H: The New Testament in Current Study (London: SCM, 1963), p. 87.

Gregory, Andrew: The reception of Luke and Acts in the period before Irenaeus, Chapter Six

Gibbon, Edward: History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 1, 1782, Revised 1845, and A vindication of some passages in the fifteenth and sixteenth chapters of the History of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire, XIII, 1737-1794.

Gill, John: An Exposition of the New Testament (3 vols., 1746-8)

The Gnostic Society Library: Gnostic Scriptures and Fragments Marcion:  Gospel of the Lord and Other Writings

Goodacre, Mark: Fatigue in the Synoptics , 1998, The Synoptic Problem - A Way Though the Maze, 2001, The Case Against Q, Studies in Markan Priority and the Synoptic Problem , 2002, and Fallacies at the Heart of Q, 2002 

Gregory, Andrew: The reception of Luke and Acts in the period before Irenaeus, Chapter Six

Harnack, Adolf Von: Marcion History of Dogma. Marcion’s attempt to set aside the Old Testament foundation of Christianity, to purify tradition, and to reform Christendom on the basis of the Pauline Gospel.

Harris, J Rendel: Side-Lights on New Testament Research, Seven Lectures Delivered in 1908 at Regent's Park College, London, and Codex Bezae – A Study of the So-Called Western Text of the New Testament, 1891

Head, Peter M: The Foreign God and the Sudden Christ: Theology and Christology in Marcion’s gospel Redaction, 1993, and Textual Criticism and the Synoptic Problem, 2008

Higgins, A.J.B:  The Latin Text of Luke in Marcion and Tertullian, 1951

Hippolytus: The Refutation of all Heresies, Book VII 

Hort, F.J.A: The New Testament in the original Greek: By Brooke Foss Westcott, Fenton John Anthony Hort: Appendix; Notes on Select Readings. p68

Ignatius: The Epistle of Ignatius to the Smyrnaeans, Chapter 3 

Irenaeus: Against Heresies: I.27, III.3, III.14, IV.23, and IV.29

Justin Martyr, et al: Simon Magus [Simon the Sorceror], The Catholic Encyclopedia. Also the Dialogue with Trypho and the First Apology

Kinman, Brent: Jesus' Entry Into Jerusalem: In the Context of Lukan Theology and the Politics of His Day, p66

Klijn, A.F.J: A Survey of the Researches Into the Western Text of the Gospels and Acts, Volume 2, 1949

Klinghardt, Matthias: “Markion vs. Lukas: Plädoyer für die Wiederaufnahme eines alten Falles”, NTS 52 (2006) 484-513, and The Marcionite Gospel and the Synoptic Problem: A New Suggestion , Novum Testamentum 50 (2008)

Kloppenborg, John S: On Dispensing with Q?: Goodacre on the Relation of Luke to Matthew, 2003

Knox, John: Marcion and the New Testament: An Essay in the Early History of the Canon, and On the Vocabulary of Marcion's Gospel

Lardner, Nathaniel: The works of Nathaniel Lardner, Volume 8, section 35 . Here Lardner details Epiphanius’ statements regarding differences between Lk and Mcg. This is in fact the main source of information used by Dr. Holmes in his note. Also Volume 6, on the Paulines.

Lk: Listed inventory of the Gospel of Luke, with synoptic parallels

McKim, Donald K: The Dictionary of Major Biblical Interpreters

McNicol, Allan J: Has Goulder Sunk Q?  An Assessment of Mark Goodacre’s  Goulder and the Gospels: An Examination of a New Paradigm

Mead, G.R.S: Fragments of a Faith Forgotten  3rd Edition 1931, pp.241-249 

Metzger, Bruce: A Textual Commentary of the Greek New Testament, and The Canon of the New Testament: Its Origin, Development, and Significance

Moll, Sebastian: The Arch-Heretic Marcion WUNT 250; Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2010

Musurillo, Herbert: The Problem of the Itala, from Theological Studies

NET: Comments from the ‘New English Translation’ (NET Bible) of Lk

NTCanon.org: The Development of the Canon of the New Testament: Marcion and the Marcionites

O’Reilly, Allan: Manuscript Evidence for Disputed Verses, Taken from appendix 2, III: "O Biblios The Book,"

Origen: Stromata, Book 1, Chapter xxi, section 145

Petersen, William L: Patristic and Text-Critical Studies: The Collected Essays of William L. Petersen (1950-2006)

Plummer, Alfred: A critical and exegetical commentary on the Gospel according to St. Luke by Alfred Plummer, Samuel Rolles Driver, and Charles Augustus Briggs

Quispel, Gilles: Marcion and the Text of the New Testament, Vigiliae Christianae V53, #4, 1998

Roberts, Alexander & Donaldson, Sir James (Ed): The Ante-Nicene Fathers: Volume III, Latin Christianity: its founder, Tertullian

Robertson: Robertson's Word Pictures in the New Testament

Roth, Dieter T: Marcion's Gospel and Luke: The History of Research in Current Debate (2008) and Towards a New Reconstruction of the Text of Marcion’s Gospel: History of Research, Sources, Methodology, and the Testimony of Tertullian (2009)

Salmon, George, D.D.: Some Thoughts on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament, 1897

Sanday, W: The Gospels in the Second Century, 1843. An examination of the critical part of a work entitled ‘Supernatural Religion.’

Sense, P.C:  A Critical and Historical Enquiry into the Origin of the Third Gospel , Williams & Norgate, 1901

Streeter, B.H: The Four Gospels: A Study of Origins, Treating of the Manuscript Tradition, Sources, Authorship, & Dates, 1924

Terry, Bruce: A Student's Guide to New Testament Textual Variants

Tertullian:  Adv. Marcion (Adversus Marcionem) Book IV, also as translated by Dr. Holmes (in a different format here), by Bindley in 1914, S. L. Greenslade in 1956, and E. Evans in 1972

Tertullian: On the Flesh of Christ (De Carne Christi) and Against Praxeas          

Thomas: The Gospel of Thomas

Tyson, Joseph B: Marcion and Luke-Acts: a defining struggle, with a review by Roth

Waite, Charles B: The Gospel of Marcion and the Gospel of Luke Compared, 1900. A summary of the major differences between Mcg and Lk, and the History of the Christian religion to the year two hundred, 1908

Waltz, Robert: The Western Non-Interpolations and New Testament Manuscripts

Ward, Caleb Theophilus: Gospel Development: A Study of the Origin and Growth of the Four Gospels by Mutual Comparison

Wasserman, Tommy: The ‘Son of God’ Was in the Beginning (Mark 1:1), 2011

Whiston, William: Primitive New Testament, 1745. The KJV revised according to codices Bezae, Claromontanus, and Alexandrinus.

Wikipedia: Marcion of SinopeGospel of Marcion

Williams, David Salter: Rediscovering Marcion's Gospel, Journal of Biblical Literature Vol. 108, No. 3 (Autumn, 1989), pp. 477-496

Willker, Wieland: A Textual Commentary on the Greek Gospels Vol 3 Luke, and Knowledge of Documents

Zeolla, Gary F:  Textual Variants in the New Testamenr - Luke

DJI: Other notes, clarifications or questions by the author.

In addition, for more information on the Western text-type and Non-Interpolations see:

Smith, Ben C: Significant Textual Variants

Marlowe, Michael: Hort's Theory of 'Western Non-Interpolations' and its Influence on English Versions of the New Testament

Willker, Wieland: A Textual Commentary on the Greek Gospels

Further references and information are also available at Earlychurch.org.uk and at The Gnostic Society Library .