Greek text of Luke

Greek text of Luke

Dates: circa 1000

Photocopies of handwritten copy of an original Greek manuscript. The original item seems to have been from the Byzantine school of New Testament manuscripts and probably originated after the 8th century A.D.

  • Extent: 71 leaves
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1824
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in Greek.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Greek text of Luke must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 1824; Greek text of Luke; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1824, LTPSC.
Custodial History
The item was donated to the LDS Church Library Archives by J. K. Larsen, a German Jew who converted to Christianity. It was later given to Brigham Young University Archives. Larsen said his father had secured, in Palestine, a manuscript of the New Testament in Greek. The younger Larsen then copied it down while he was still in Germany. During the Nazi purges the original manuscript was destroyed.
Subject Terms
Christianity--Origin; Religion
Genre / Form
Manuscripts (for publication)
Bible. N.T. Luke--Manuscripts, Greek
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Greek text of Luke
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Morgan Crockett
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T17:02-0600
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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts