Abbreviations

The following is a list of abbreviations for individual books within the Holy Book of Light. The list below does not reflect all the Manichaean canonical texts.

  • 1 En – First Enoch
  • 2 En – Second Enoch
  • CA – Codex of Abraham
  • OS – Odes of Solomon
  • MPr – Manichaean Parables
  • PsE – Psalms of Egypt
  • PsI – Psalms of our Brother David and the House of Israel
  • Call – The Seven Calls of Mithra
  • PsM – Manichaean Psalms
  • PsT – Psalms of Mar Tuma
  • PsK – Psalms of Mar Mani Khaila
  • PsB – Psalms of the Brethren of Light
  • LS – Prayer to the Living Spirit
  • Ish – Teaching of Maran Isho
  • ToA – Teachings of the Apostles
  • Tbl – Teachings of the Bright Light
  • TMI – Teaching of Mir Izgadda
  • TMM – Teaching of Mar Mani Khaila
  • GMt – Gospel of Mar Mattai
  • GoT – Gospel of Mar Tuma
  • GoM – Gospel of Mar Mani
  • EpJ – Epistle of James
  • Fnd – Fundamental Epistle of Mar Mani
  • As – The Awakening Soul
  • Pre – Precepts of the Living Religion
  • 1 Tr – Prophecy of the Trees Part First
  • 2 Tr – Prophecy of the Trees Part Second