An online bibliography of scholarship on John Chrysostom and attributed writings

The bibliography includes scholarship on ps-Chrysostom and Severian of Gabala, but excludes the Liturgy of St John Chrysostom

Annotated Bibliographies

Baur, C., S. Jean Chrysostome et ses œuvres dans l'histoire littéraire (Recueil de travaux publiés par les membres des conférences d'histoire et de philologie. 18 e Fascicule), Bureaux du Recueil, Louvain/Fontemoing, Paris 1907. [lists all editions 1466-1906; and all biographical and critical studies from the 1500s-1906, with in depth critical discussion of lines of influence and the relative value of individual works – essential reference when working with any litterature prior to 1906]

Marouzeau, J., Dix années de bibliographie classique. Bibliographie critique et analytique de l’antiquité gréco-latine pour la période 1914-1924 (Collection de bibliographie classique publiée sous le patronage de l’Association Guillaume Budé), Société d’édition «Les belles lettres», Paris 1927.

Marouzeau, J and J. Ernst, L’Année Philologique. Bibliographie critique et analytique de l’antiquité gréco-latine, Les Belles Lettres, Paris 1928-

Muenscher, K., in Jahresbericht über die Fortschritte der Altertumswissenschaft (Leipzig) 170 (1915) 181-182. [critically annotated bibliography for the period 1910-1915]

Drexl, F., in Jahresbericht über die Fortschritte der Altertumswissenschaft 230 (1931?) 234-247.

Burger, D.C., A Complete Bibliography of the Scholarship on the Life and Works of Saint John Chrysostom, Evanston, Ill.: (private publication) 1964.

Popa, D., Opera Bibliographia Sfântului Ioan Gura de Aur/ Of Saint John Chrysostom, Cluj-Napoca: Editura Renasterea, 2002. [focuses on publications in Romanian]

Dragas, G.D., “Greek Orthodox studies on John Chrysostom during the 20th century”, Appendix to id., “Perceptions of Chrysostom in contemporary Greek Orthodoxy”, in M. Wallraff, u. R. Brändle (hrsg), Chrysostomosbilder in 1600 Jahren: Facetten der Wirkungsgeschichte eines Kirchenvaters (Arbeiten zur Kirchengeschichte 105), Berlin-New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2008, 373-409 at 390-409. [an important overview of publications in Greek from 1907-2007]

Other Works of Reference

Geerard, M., Clavis Patrum Graecorum. II. Ab Athanasio ad Chrysostomum (Corpus Christianorum), Turnhout: Brepols, 1974. [pp.491-672: list of all known works of C divided into genuina, spuria and dubia, with information about editions and mss.]

Geerard, M. and J. Noret, Clavis Patrum Graecorum. Supplementum (Corpus Christianorum), Turnhout: Brepols, 1998. [pp.264-347 update the information on the works of C and ps.-C in CPG 2]

Machielsen, J., Clavis Patristica Pseudepigraphorum Medii Aevi, IA-IB, Turnhout: Brepols, 1990; IIA-IIB, 1994.


Updated March 2016 by Wendy Mayer
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