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Author Lehmann, Henning.

Title Students of the Bible in 4th and 5th Century Syria : Seats of Learning, Sidelights and Syriacisms
Published Santa Barbara : Aarhus University Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (256 pages)
Summary A number of prolific writers were active in the Syrian Church of the 4th and 5th centuries. However, in some cases these writers are only accessible by virtue of sidelights thrown e.g. from Armenian and Latin translations (as is the case with "Eusebius of Emesa"); or, their works may be hidden under false attributions in Greek manuscripts (eg in: "Pseudo-Chrysostomica"--In fact belonging to "Severian of Gabala"); or, their relationship to the Syriac language and culture may be misrepresented in modern research (as for "Theodoret of Cyrrhus"). Since the 1
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Subject Eusebius, Bishop of Emesa, approximately 300-approximately 359 -- Theology.
Severian, of Gabala, active 398-408 -- Theology.
Theodoret, Bishop of Cyrrhus -- Theology.
Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History -- Syrian Church
Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History -- Early church, ca. 30-600.
Bible -- Study and teaching -- Syria -- History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 8779349919 (electronic bk.)
9788779349919 (electronic bk.)