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The ecclesiastical chronicle

Author: Bar Hebraeus; David Wilmshurst
Publisher: Piscataway, NJ : Gorgias Press, 2016.
Series: Gorgias Eastern Christianity studies, 40.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"The Ecclesiastical Chronicle of the Syriac Orthodox polymath Bar Hebraeus (†1286), an important Syriac text written in the last quarter of the 13th century, has long been recognised as a key source for the history of the Syriac Orthodox Church and the Church of the East. Bar Hebraeus describes the eventful history of the "Jacobite" and "Nestorian" Churches, as they were then called, from their earliest beginnings  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bar Hebraeus; David Wilmshurst
ISBN: 9781463205355 146320535X
OCLC Number: 913117047
Language Note: In Syriac; with translation, introductions, and notes in English.
Description: xl, 554 pages ; 26 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Text and Translation --
Appendix One: The Patriarchs and Maphrians of the Jacobite Church --
Appendix Two: The Patriarchs of the Church of the East.
Series Title: Gorgias Eastern Christianity studies, 40.
Responsibility: Bar Hebraeus ; an English translation ; translated by David Wilmshurst.


The Ecclesiastical History of Bar Hebraeus is an important source for the history of the Syrian Orthodox Church and the Church of the East.  Read more...


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