Richard Marsden is Emeritus Professor of Old English at the University of Nottingham. His published works include The Text of the Old Testament in Anglo-Saxon England (1995) and an edition of The Old English Heptateuch and 'lfric's Libellus de ueteri testamento et nouo (2008), along with other books and articles on scriptural translation and the Latin Bible. E. Ann Matter is the William R. Kenan, Jr Professor in the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. She teaches and writes about medieval Christian culture, especially biblical interpretation and the history of spirituality. Her publications include The Voice of My Beloved: The Song of Songs in Western Medieval Christianity (1990).
Part I. Texts and Versions: 1. The Hebrew Bible Judith Olszowy-Schlanger 2. The Greek Christian Bible Barbara Crostini 3. Jewish Greek Bible versions Nicholas de Lange 4. The Bible in Latin c.600 to c.900 Pierre-Maurice Bogaert 5. The Bible in Latin c.900 to Trent Frans van Liere The Languages of the East: 6. The Bible in Ethiopic Ephraim Isaac 7. The Bible in Arabic Sidney H. Griffith 8. The Bible in Armenian S. Peter Cowe 9. The Bible in Georgian Jeff W. Childers 10. The Bible in Slavonic Henry Cooper The Languages of the West: 11. The Bible in Germanic Andrew Colin Gow 12. The Bible in English Richard Marsden 13. The Bible in the languages of Scandinavia Bodil Ejrn's 14. The Bible in French Clive R. Sneddon 15. The Bible in Italian Lino Leonardi 16. The Bible in Spanish Gemma Avenoza Part II. Format and Transmission: 17. The Bibles of the Christian East Georgi R. Parpulov 18. Carolingian Bibles David Ganz 19. The Latin gospelbook c.600-1200 Dorothy Shepard 20. The glossed Bible Lesley Smith 21. The thirteenth-century Bible: Paris and beyond Laura Light 22. Romanesque display Bibles Dorothy Shepard 23. Latin and vernacular apocalypses Nigel Morgan 24. The Latin Psalter Theresa Gross-Diaz 25. Illustration in Biblical manuscripts: East and West John Lowden Part III. The Bible Interpreted: 26. Byzantine Orthodox exegesis Tia M. Kolbaba 27. The Patristic legacy: exegesis to c.1000 John J. Contreni 28. The early schools, c.900-1100 Guy Lobrichon 29. The Bible in Medieval universities William J. Courtenay 30. Scripture and reform Mary Dove 31. Jewish Biblical exegesis from its beginnings to the twelfth century Robert A. Harris 32. The Bible in Jewish-Christian dialogue Anna Sapir Abulafia 33. The Bible in Muslim-Christian encounters David Waines Part IV. The Bible in Use: 34. The Bible in the Medieval liturgy, c.600-1300 Joseph Dyer 35. The use of the Bible in preaching Siegfried Wenzel 36. The Bible in the spiritual literature of the Medieval West E. Ann Matter 37. Literacy and the Bible Marie-Luise Ehrenschwendtner 38. The Bible and canon law Gerald Bray 39. The Qur'an and the Bible Angelika Neuwirth Part V. The Bible Transformed: 40. The Bible in public art 600-1050 John Mitchell 41. The Bible in public art 1050-1450 C. M. Kauffmann 42. Icons of the Eastern Church Robin Cormack 43. Medieval verse paraphrases of the Bible Evelyn Birge Vitz 44. Staging the Bible Lynette R. Muir.