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Burial Service for Nuns


Syriac Text with Translation


Edited and Translated by Sebastian P. Brock
Sebastian Brock presents here the Syriac text and English translation of the liturgy for the burial of nuns in the Syriac tradition.
Publisher: Gorgias Press LLC
Availability: In stock
SKU (ISBN): 978-1-61143-560-3
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Publication Status: In Print

Series: Moran Etho
Publication Date: May 27,2011
Interior Color: Black
Trim Size: 6 x 9
Page Count: 71
Language: English
ISBN: 978-1-61143-560-3
$111.00

Sebastian Brock presents here the Syriac text and English translation of the liturgy for the burial of nuns in the Syriac tradition. While manuscripts containing the burial liturgy for lay people, monks, and priests are quite common in the Syriac tradition, liturgies specific to holy women are quite rare.

Sebastian Brock presents here the Syriac text and English translation of the liturgy for the burial of nuns in the Syriac tradition. While manuscripts containing the burial liturgy for lay people, monks, and priests are quite common in the Syriac tradition, liturgies specific to holy women are quite rare.

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Contributor Biography

Sebastian Brock

Emeritus Reader in Syriac Studies, Oxford University, and Emeritus Fellow of Wolfson College, Oxford. Author of a number of contributions in the area of Syriac studies (including several books published by Gorgias Press).

  • Copyright Page (page 4)
  • CONTENTS (page 5)
  • The West Syrian Burial Service for Nuns (page 6)
  • First Service (page 9)
  • Second Service (page 25)
  • Third Service (page 35)
  • Fourth Service (page 45)
  • Fifth Service (page 51)
  • Sixth Service (page 59)
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