Posts made in January, 2019

Songs and Prayers Like Incense: The Hymns of Ephrem the Syrian Author(s): J. Barrington Bates

Posted by on Jan 9, 2019 in Library | Comments Off on Songs and Prayers Like Incense: The Hymns of Ephrem the Syrian Author(s): J. Barrington Bates

At the beginning of this century,Roman Catholic scholar CharlesHerbermannsuggested,witha degreeofhauteur,that Literary Taste is noteverywhereand all timesthesame…. In literaturewe admiremostthe of and qualities luciditys,obriety, varied action. Orientals,on the other hand, never weary ofendless repetitionof the same thoughtin slightlyalteredform;theydelightin prettyverbal niceties,in the manifoldplay ofrhythmand accent,rhymeand assonance,and acrostic.1 41 – Songs and...

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Malalas on the History of Antioch under Severus and Caracalla
Author(s): Glanville Downey


Posted by on Jan 2, 2019 in Library | Comments Off on Malalas on the History of Antioch under Severus and Caracalla
Author(s): Glanville Downey


78 – 283260 Malalas

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