The Epistle is contained in whole or in part in the following sources:
1. GREEK MSS.
(i) Primary uncials:
a, Cod. Sin. saec. IV. Complete.
A, Cod. Alex. saec. V. Complete.
B, Cod. Vatic. saec. IV. The MS. is defective after Heb. 9:14 kaqaªriei'º. [‘Manus multo recentior supplevit.’ This text is sometimes quoted by Tischendorf as b, e.g., Heb. 9:18; 10:4, 23; 11:15; 12:24.]
D2, Cod. Clarom. saec. VI. Complete. (E3is a copy of D2 after it had been thrice corrected.)
H2, Cod. Coislin. saec. VI. Contains 1:3 rJhvmati—8 eij" tovn. 2:11 dij h}n—16 jAbraa;m. 3:13 a[cri"—18 mh; eijse. 4:12 zw'n—15 hJmw'n. 10:1 tw'n [mellov]ntwn—7 qevlhmav sou. 10:32 [uJpe]meivnate—38 hJ yuchv mou. 12:10 oiJ mevn—15 polloiv (with some gaps). The scattered fragments have been edited by H. Omont, Paris 1859. Fa (saec. VII) contains only 10:26.
(ii) Secondary uncials:
K2, Cod. Mosqu. saec. IX. Complete.
L2, Cod. Angel. saec. IX. Complete to 13:10 oujk e[cousin.
N2, (St Petersburg) saec. IX. Contains 5:8 [epaqen—6:10 ejpilaqevs[qai].
P2, Cod. Porphyr. saec. IX. Complete (12:9, 10 illegible).
To these must be added MSS., as yet imperfectly known, which have been described by Dr C. R. Gregory.
Y Cod. Athous Laurae saec. VIII, IX. Complete with the exception of one leaf containing 8:11 kai; ouj mhv—9:19 Mwusevw".
bCod. Rom. Vat. saec. v. Contains 11:32-13:4.
The Epistle is not contained in the Greek-Latin MSS. F2 (Cod. Aug. saec. IX) and G3 (Cod. Boern. saec. IX). The last verses of Philemon (Phlm. 21-25) are wanting in the Greek text of both MSS. F2 gives the Latin (Vulgate) version of the Epistle. G3 has after Philemon 20 in Christo