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The Syriac version of John Chrysostom's commentary on John

Author: John Chrysostom, Saint; Jeff W Childers
Publisher: Lovanii : In Aedibus Peeters, 2013.
Series: Corpus scriptorum Christianorum Orientalium, v. 651-652.; Corpus scriptorum Christianorum Orientalium., Scriptores Syri ;, t. 250-251.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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"Syriac text and English translation of St. John Chrysostom's Exegetical Homilies on the Gospel of John, typically known in Syriac as Chrysostom's Commentary on John, Homilies (Mêmrê) 1-43. The text is edited on the basis of the extant main manuscripts, from the 6th-8th centuries, in addition to excerpts preserved in various collections. Introductions to the two volumes explore the Syriac manuscript tradition, the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Commentaries
Early works
Sermons
Translations (form)
Commentaries Early works to 1800
Sermons Early works to 1800
Named Person: Johannes, Chrysostomus
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Chrysostom, Saint; Jeff W Childers
ISBN: 9789042927285 9042927283 9789042927292 9042927291
OCLC Number: 853452348
Language Note: Texts in Syriac, with English translations in following volume. Introductions in English.
Notes: Introduction to volume 1 in English.
72 Syriac texts of Chrysostom's 88 Mêmrê on the Gospel of John are extant. These fall into two groups, Mêmrê 1-44 and Mêmrê 60-88. "The present edition ... follows the same pattern of division."--Volume 1, page XXVII.
Description: 2 volumes ; 24 cm.
Contents: I. Me͂mre͂ 1-43. [Part 1. Syriac text. Part 2. Translation]. Volume 1. Syriac text / edited by Jeff W. Childers --
volume 2. English translation / Translated by Jeff W. Childers.
Series Title: Corpus scriptorum Christianorum Orientalium, v. 651-652.; Corpus scriptorum Christianorum Orientalium., Scriptores Syri ;, t. 250-251.
Responsibility: edited by Jeff W. Childers.

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"Syriac text and English translation of St. John Chrysostom's Exegetical Homilies on the Gospel of John, typically known in Syriac as Chrysostom's Commentary on John, Homilies (Mêmrê) 1-43. The text is edited on the basis of the extant main manuscripts, from the 6th-8th centuries, in addition to excerpts preserved in various collections. Introductions to the two volumes explore the Syriac manuscript tradition, the origin and technique of the translation, its value as a witness to the Greek text, the nature of its many biblical citations, and the impact of the version on the Syriac tradition."--Publisher's description.

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