Alberti - Glossarium - Abbreviations - 1735

Luigi Walt, Ph.D.
Senior Researcher in History of Religions

DiSUS – Dipartimento di Scienze Umane e Sociali
Università di Napoli “L’Orientale” (Italy)
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Centro Italiano di Studi Superiori
sulle Religioni (CISSR) – Bertinoro (Italy)

E-mail: lwalt [at]
Some papers:

Authored and Edited Books:

  • Paolo traduttore. Sulla distinzione tra spirito e lettera (“Paul the Translator: On the Distinction between Spirit and Letter”). Brescia: Morcelliana, 2021 (128 pages). Read more»
  • Sceptic and Believer in Ancient Mediterranean Religions. Co-edited with B. Edelmann-Singer, T. Nicklas, and J.E. Spittler. WUNT 443. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2020 (336 pages). Read more»
  • Texts, Practices, and Groups: Multidisciplinary Approaches to the History of Jesus’ Followers in the First Two Centuries. Co-edited with A. Destro, M. Pesce et alii. JAOC 10. Turnhout: Brepols, 2017 (918 pages). Read more »
  • Paolo e le parole di Gesù. Frammenti di un insegnamento orale (“Paul and the Sayings of Jesus: Fragments of an Oral Teaching”). Brescia: Morcelliana, 2013 (520 pages). Read more »

Work in Progress:

  • The Acts of Mark in Aquileia: A Study in the Memory of Origins
  • The Sixth Book of Ezra: Introduction, Translation, and Commentary
  • [Ed. and Italian Transl.] J.Z. Smith, Selected Essays in the Study of Religion

Image above: Abbreviations in Greek minuscule manuscripts of the New Testament. From Johannes Alberti, Glossarium Graecum (Leiden, 1735). Credits: The Amsterdam NT Weblog.