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Why use this resource? Electronic version of the of the first edition of Jacques-Paul Migne's Patrologia Latina published 1844-1855, and the four subsequent volumes of indexes. Patrologia Latina comprises the works of the Church Fathers (e.g., patristic works) from Tertullian in A.D. 200 to the death of Pope Innocent III in A.D.1216.

What's in this resource? Contains the full-text Patrologia Latina, including all prefatory material, original texts, critical apparatus and indexes. Migne's column numbers are included. Bibliotheca Hagiographica Latina (BHL) reference numbers are also included. Cross-searchable with Acta Sanctorum Database.


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A.D. 200 AD - A.D. 1216
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