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The works of Cyrillona

Author: Cyrillona; Carl W Griffin
Publisher: Piscataway, NY : Gorgias Press, 2016.
Series: Texts from Christian late antiquity, v. 48.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Cyrillona (fl. 396) has been ranked among the foremost early Syriac poets since his work was rediscovered by scholars in the mid-19th century. His Holy Week discourses on the Last Supper, the Washing of the Feet, and the Institution of the Eucharist have become particularly well-known to western readers through quotations by such diverse authors as Hugo Rahner and Photina Rech. This volume presents the first modern  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Translations
Translations into English
Named Person: Cyrillona; Cyrillona
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cyrillona; Carl W Griffin
ISBN: 9781463206062 1463206062
OCLC Number: 961034761
Language Note: In English and Syriac; Syriac text translated into English.
Description: ix, 218 pages
Series Title: Texts from Christian late antiquity, v. 48.
Responsibility: edited and translated by Carl Griffin.

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"Cyrillona (fl. 396) has been ranked among the foremost early Syriac poets since his work was rediscovered by scholars in the mid-19th century. His Holy Week discourses on the Last Supper, the Washing of the Feet, and the Institution of the Eucharist have become particularly well-known to western readers through quotations by such diverse authors as Hugo Rahner and Photina Rech. This volume presents the first modern critical edition of Cyrillona’s Syriac works together with the first complete English translation."--

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