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Jacob of Sarug's homilies on Elisha

Author: Jacob, of Serug; Stephen A Kaufman
Publisher: Piscataway, NJ : Gorgias Press, 2010.
Series: Texts from Christian late antiquity, v. 28.; Metrical homilies of Mar Jacob of Sarug, fasc. 23-28.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Recognized as a saint by both Chalcedonian and non-Chalcedonian Christians alike, Jacob of Sarug (d. 521) produced many narrative poems that have rarely been translated into English. Of his reported 760 metrical homilies, only about half survive. Part of a series of fascicles containing the bilingual Syriac-English editions of Saint Jacob of Sarug's homilies, this volume contains his homilies on Elisha. The Syriac  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Sermons
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Jacob, of Serug, 451-521.
Jacob of Sarug's homilies on Elisha.
Piscataway, NJ : Gorgias Press, 2010
(OCoLC)768179145
Named Person: Elisha, (Biblical prophet); Elisha, (Biblical prophet)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacob, of Serug; Stephen A Kaufman
ISBN: 1607243024 9781607243021
OCLC Number: 436206171
Language Note: Texts in English and Syriac on opposite pages.
Description: xiii, 345 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: On Elisha the Prophet --
The second on Elisha and on the king of Moab who sacrificed his son upon the wall --
The third on Elisha, and the Shilumite woman 2 Kgs 4:8-37 --
The fourth on Elisha : about Naaman the Edomite and his disciple, Gahzi --
The fifth on Elisha and on the vision of the saints that is able to see hidden things --
On the famine that was in Samaria in the time of Elisha the Prophet --
About Elisha, when a dead person revived upon his bones --
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Series Title: Texts from Christian late antiquity, v. 28.; Metrical homilies of Mar Jacob of Sarug, fasc. 23-28.
Other Titles: Homilies on Elisha.
Responsibility: translation and introduction by Stephan A. Kaufman.

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The volume constitutes a fascicle of The Metrical Homilies of Mar Jacob of Sarug, which, when complete, will contain the original Syriac text of Jacob's surviving sermons, fully vocalized, alongside  Read more...

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