Scripture Indices to Early Jewish and Christian Literature


Scripture indices will be found in the following volumes.  Those preceded by an asterisk (*) are the most important to consult. Note: A link on the title means the scripture index can be consulted at and the link will either bring you to the index or to a page where you may find the index by following the directions provided.


*Armin Lange and Matthias Weigold, Biblical Quotations and Allusions in Second Temple Jewish Literature. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2011. [Hamilton   Reference   BS1180 .B565 2011]

Bradley McLean, Citations and Allusions to Jewish Scripture in Early Christian and Jewish Writings through 180C.E.  New York: Edwin Mellen, 1992. [Hamilton   Reference   BS1160.M35 1992]

Craig A. Evans, “Quotations, Allusions, and Parallels to the New Testament” in Ancient Texts for New Testament Studies: A Guide to the Background Literature.  Peabody, Mass.: Hendrickson, 2005, pages 342-409.

*Michael Wise, Martin Abegg, Jr., and Edward Cook, eds., The Dead Sea Scrolls: A New Translation.  San FranciscoHarperSanFrancisco, 1996. [Hamilton   Reference   BM487.A3 W57 1996]

*Steve Delamarter, A Scripture Index to Charlesworth’s Old Testament Pseudepigrapha.  London: Sheffield Academic Press, 2002. [Hamilton   Reference   BS1830 .A3 1983 Index ]

*Philo. Loeb Classical Library, Volume 10, pages 189–268.  Edited and translated by  F. H. Colson and G. H. Whitaker. Cambridge, MA & London: Harvard University Press and W. Heinemann, 1969.  Scripture index prepared by J. W. Earp.  [Reference PA3612.P35 1929b v.10]

William Whiston, translator.  The Works of Josephus.  Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1998.  Pages 1104-1110.  [Incomplete list.  To find the index search inside the book for “Appendix Ruth Samuel” (without the quotation marks).  Also available in the back of the Hendrickson edition.]

*Herbert Danby, The Mishnah.  Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1933.  [Reference   BM497.5 .E5 1980 ]

Jacob Neusner, The Mishnah: A New Translation.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 1988. [Reference   BM497.5.E5 N48 1988] To find the index search inside the book for “Index of Biblical References” (without the quotation marks). 

Database of Scripture in the Mishnah by Dr Alexander Samely

Jacob Neusner, The Tosefta:  Translated From the Hebrew with a New Introduction. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2002.
[Reference   BM508.13 .E5 1977]

I. Epstein, ed.  Hebrew-English Edition of the Babylonian Talmud. London: Soncino, 1971-87. [Index volume has Scripture index] [Reference   BM500.E57]

Kurt Aland et al., Novum Testamentum Graece. 27th edition. Stuttgart: Deutsche Bibelgesellschaft, 1993. [BS19651993.N44]

The Greek New Testament. 4th revised ed., former editions edited by Kurt Aland, et al., in cooperation with the Institute for New Testament Textual Research, Münster/Westphalia. London/Stuttgart: United Bible Societies, 1994.  [Reference   BS1965 1994]