Tribute to Dr. Matti Moosa

A Tribute to Bishop Mor Gregorius Bulus Behnam (1914-1969) / Dr. Matti Moosa

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A Tribute to Bishop Mor Gregorius Bulus Behnam (1914-1969)   Matti Moosa The first time I set my eyes on the young monk, Sarkis Behnam, later to be known as Bishop Gregorius Bulus Behnam, was on August 15, 1935 at the ancient Monastery of St. Matthew near Mosul, Iraq. On that day, Sarkis and three other students of the monastery’s seminary were ordained as monks.  Many dignitaries from Mosul and the neighboring villages went up to the monastery to attend the ordination ceremony. I was only eleven years old when my father took me along with him to witness the ceremony. I vividly remember...

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STUDIES IN SYRIAC LITERATURE

Posted by on Sep 12, 2012 in Library, Tribute to Dr. Matti Moosa | Comments Off on STUDIES IN SYRIAC LITERATURE

This study is restricted to the literature of the syrian orthodox Church of Antioch. The systematic study of Syriac Literature and sciences and related subjects began in Europe at the close of the seventeenth century. Eastern writers, whether of early or recent periods, whether Syrians or not, did not concern themselves with the scholarly study of Syriac Literature until recently, when the Syrian Patriarch of Antioch, Mar Ignatius Aphram Barsoum, published his comprehensive work entitled al-Lu’Lu’ al-Manthur (The Unstrung Pearls), or, as he gives the title in French, Histoire des...

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Dr. Matti Moosa

Posted by on Sep 10, 2012 in Library, Tribute to Dr. Matti Moosa | Comments Off on Dr. Matti Moosa

Matti Moosa, a native of Mosul, Iraq, and an American citizen since 1965, holds a Law degree from Baghdad Law School, Iraq, a United Nations Diploma of Merit from the University of Wales in Swansea, and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in Middle Eastern history and culture from Columbia University in New York City. His publications include : -The Wives of the Prophet (ed.). – Gibran in Paris (ed.). – The Origins of Modern Arabic Fiction, 1983, 2nd.. ed.., 1997). – The Maronites in History (1986), 2nd.  ed. 2005,  translated into Arabic under the title Al-Mawarina fi al-Tarikh (...

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(History of Syriac Literature and Sciences) by Patriarch Ignatius Aphram Barsoum Translated By Dr. Matti Moosa

Posted by on Sep 4, 2012 in (Kitab al-Lulu al-Manthur fi Tarikh al-Ulum wal-Adab al-Suryaniyya (History of Syriac Literature and Sciences) by Patriarch Ignatius Aphram Barsoum Translated By Dr. Matti Moosa, Books, History of Syriac Literature and Sciences), Library, Tribute to Dr. Matti Moosa | Comments Off on (History of Syriac Literature and Sciences) by Patriarch Ignatius Aphram Barsoum Translated By Dr. Matti Moosa

PART ONE : ON SYRIAC SCIENCES AND LITERATURE Chapter 1- THE SYRIAC LANGUAGE Chapter 2- THE GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS OF SYRIAC LITERATURE Chapter 3- THE CENTERS OF LEARNING Chapter 4- SYRIAN  LIBRARIES Chapter 5- SYRIAC CALLIGRAPHY Chapter 6- MORPHOLOGY AND GRAMMAR Chapter 7- GENERAL RULES OF THE LANGUAGE AND                     DICTIONARIES; RHETORIC AND POETRY Chapter 8- THEMES OF SYRIAC POETRY  Chapter 9- CATEGORIES OF SYRIAN POETS Chapter 10- VERSIONS OF THE HOLY BIBLE   Chapter 11- THE DIATESSARON Chapter 12- SYRIAC...

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المؤلف

Posted by on Aug 16, 2012 in Library, الموارنة في التاريخ - الدكتور متي موسى, الموارنة في التاريخ -2 | Comments Off on المؤلف

الدكتور متي موسى عراقي الآصل من مدينة الموصل يحمل الجنسية الآمريكية منذ ١٩٦٥ . كما أنه يحمل إجازة في القانون من كلية الحقوق في جامعة بغداد وقد مارس المحاماة عدة سنوات في المحاكم العراقية، بما فيها المحكمة الروحية السريانية الأرثوذكسية في مدينة الموصل في العراق. كما يحمل إجازة من جامعة ويلز في سوانسي ودرجة ماجستير ودكتوراة من...

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كلمة أولى

Posted by on Aug 16, 2012 in Library, الموارنة في التاريخ - الدكتور متي موسى, الموارنة في التاريخ -2 | Comments Off on كلمة أولى

كلمة أولى من هم الموارنة وما هي أهميتهم لوجود الجمهورية اللبنانية او وجود لبنان كقطر ؟       أثارت الأزمات المتتالية حديثاً منذ منتصف السبعينات من القرن الماضي في لبنان تساؤلات حول الموارنة والدور الذي يلعبونه في المجتمع اللبناني . الموارنة هم مسيحيون متحدون بالكنيسة الكاثوليكية الرومانية أو أتباع لها في اعترافهم الإيماني ....

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