Early Church Father's References to N.T. Scriptures

  Ignatius of Antioch
110 AD
Polycarp of Smyrna
110 AD

Justin Martyr
155 AD

Irenaeus of Lyons
189 AD
Clement of Alexandria
180 AD
Tertullian of Carthage
200 AD
Origen
220 AD
Eusebius of Caesarea
300 AD
Athanasius of Alexandria
360 AD
Matthew Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
Mark Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
Luke Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
John Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
Acts Accepted Accepted Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
Romans Accepted Accepted Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
1 Corinthians Accepted Accepted Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
2 Corinthians Not Mentioned Accepted Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
Galatians Not Mentioned Accepted Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
Ephesians Accepted Accepted Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
Philippians Not Mentioned Accepted Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
Colossians Accepted Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
1 Thessalonians Accepted Accepted Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
2 Thessalonians Not Mentioned Accepted Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
1 Timothy Not Mentioned Accepted Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
2 Timothy Not Mentioned Accepted Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
Titus Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
Philemon Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
Hebrews Not Mentioned Accepted Not Mentioned Possible Accepted Accepted Accepted AcceptedQuestionable Accepted
James Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Possible Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Questionable Questionable Accepted
1 Peter Not Mentioned Accepted Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
2 Peter Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Questionable Questionable Accepted
1 John Not Mentioned Accepted Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted
2 John Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Accepted Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Questionable Questionable Accepted
3 John Not Mentioned Accepted Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Questionable Questionable Accepted
Jude Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Questionable Accepted
Revelation Not Mentioned Not Mentioned Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted Accepted AcceptedSpurious Accepted
                   
                   


The Opinion of the Cited Authority - Legend
Accepted Accepted; true; scriptural or quoted from very approvingly
Changes Possibly approving quotation or allusion
Questionable

Dubious; disputed; or useful for inspiration

Spurious Spurious (as stated by Eusebius)
Not Mentioned Not mentioned or quoted from; opinion unknown

The data in these tables was excerpted from Glenn Davis' table on his Website.
"The Development of the Canon of the New Testament"