Posts made in July, 2018

Al-Ghazālī, Bar Hebraeus, and the “Good Wife” Author(s): Lev Weitz / catholic university of aMerica

Posted by on Jul 17, 2018 in Library | Comments Off on Al-Ghazālī, Bar Hebraeus, and the “Good Wife” Author(s): Lev Weitz / catholic university of aMerica

Alghazali and Barhebraea

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Sapiential The¢sis: A New Reading of Ephrem the Syrian’s Hymns on Paradise Christopher Buck

Posted by on Jul 17, 2018 in Library | Comments Off on Sapiential The¢sis: A New Reading of Ephrem the Syrian’s Hymns on Paradise Christopher Buck

Ephrem on Paradise

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THEODORA THE BELIEVING QUEEN: A STUDY IN SYRIAC HISTORIOGRAPHICAL TRADITION SUSAN A. HARVEY

Posted by on Jul 3, 2018 in Library | Comments Off on THEODORA THE BELIEVING QUEEN: A STUDY IN SYRIAC HISTORIOGRAPHICAL TRADITION SUSAN A. HARVEY

REMEMBERING THEODORA Students of Byzantine history are generally presented with the sixth century as one of the great eras of all time, due to the extraordinary reign of the Emperor Justinian I ( the Great ) and his wife Theodora. Justinian s was a lengthy tenure, technically from 527 until his death in 565, although he is credited theodora the believing...

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مار أفرام السرياني

Posted by on Jul 2, 2018 in Library | Comments Off on مار أفرام السرياني

وُلِدَ مار أفرام في سنة 306 م قرب بلدة نصيبين ، قاعدة عسكرية تقع على الحافة الشرقية من الإمبراطورية الرومانية ، كان ابناً لأب وأم مسيحيين كما نوّه بنفسه عن ذلك مراراً . ولكن لا يمكن أخذ هذا التاريخ كحقيقة ثابتة . أصبح مؤمناً في سن مبكرة ، وتعمّد على الأرجح في السنوات الأولى من شبابه . شارك بشكل فعلي في كنيسة نصيبين وهو مصدرنا...

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