It is still a matter of research what particular pre-Vulgate MSS.
were used for the remaining parts of Luke, and for Matthew, Mark and John.
It has not yet been definitely established whether Jerome also revised the because of its use in the Liturgy in the City of Rome.
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[Close this notice.] The following two-part essay provides an excellent overview of the history of the Latin Vulgate, beginning with the life of St.
He therefore determined to revise the Latin text of the Old Testament according to the Hexaplarian Septuagint.
He began with the Psalter about the year 387, and based its revision upon the fifth column of the Hexapla. It was first used for divine services in Gaul, and thus came to be called the By the end of the seventh century it was adopted by all churches, excepting Rome, Milan and Venice.