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Canon Tables

The system of Canon Tables is a concordance device invented to indicate which passages are shared in which Gospels. It shows, for example, whether and where a particular passage in Matthew's Gospel also appears in Mark, Luke and John.

The presentation of the Canon Tables recalls the chancel arch of a church. The references correspond to those written in the margins of the book next to the Gospel passages.







 

Canon Table, the Lindisfarne Gospels
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