Recognition in the
Late Second Century
nMuratorian Canon (~180)
nFragmentary at beginning, end, maybe middle, beginning w/ Luke as 3rd Gospel.
nPresent form lacks Heb, Jas, 1-2 Pet, poss 3 Jn.
nQuotes from all of NT but Phm, Jas, 2-3 Jn.
nClement of Alexandria (~200)
nUses some of non-canonical Gospels, but distinguishes them from
"those handed down."