Jesus and the Buddha

A Study of their Commonalities and Contrasts

Sacred Texts and Abbreviations

The Pali Tipitaka

A Aṅguttara Nikāya, ed. R. Morris, E. Hardy, PTS London 1885-1900

D Dīgha Nikāya, ed. T. W. Rhys Davids, J. E. Carpenter, PTS London 1890-1911

Dhp Dhammapada, ed. O. Von Hinuber, K. R. Norman, PTS Oxford 1994

It Itvuttaka, ed. E. Windisch, PTS London 1889

Ja Jātaka with commentary, ed. V. Fauseboll, London PTS 1877-96

M Majjhima Nikāya, ed. V. Trenchner, R. Chalmers, PTS London 1887- 1902

S Saṃyutta Nikāya, ed. L. Feer, PTS London 1884-98

Sn Sutta Nipāta, ed. D. Andersen, H. Smith, PTS London 1913

Thi Therīgāthā, ed. H. Oldenberg, R. Pischel, 2nd edition, PTS London 1966

Ud Udāna, ed. P. Steinthal, PTS London 1885

Vin Vinaya Piṭaka, ed. H. Oldenberg, PTS London 1879-83

The Bible

UBS 5th Revised Greek New Testament Reders Edition, 2014.

Good News Bible, Second Revised Edition, 1992.

Col Colossians

1Cor 1 Corinthians

Ep Ephesians

Gal Galatians

Is Isaiah

Heb Hebrews

Jn Gospel of John

1Jn I John

Lk Gospel of Luke

Matt Gospel pf Matthew

Mk Gospel of Mark

1 Pt I Peter

Rev Revelations

Rom Romans

Thess Thessaloians

1 Tim. 1 Timothy