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Dionysius Bar Salibi: Commentaries on Myron and Baptism


Translation and Introduction by Baby Varghese
In the present work, Baby Varghese presents the Syriac text, accompanied by an English translation, of Dionysius’s commentaries on the rites of myron (anointing of oil) and baptism.
Publisher: Gorgias Press LLC
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SKU (ISBN): 978-1-61143-578-8
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Publication Status: In Print

Series: Moran Etho
Publication Date: Sep 7,2012
Interior Color: Black
Trim Size: 6 x 9
Page Count: 186
Languages: English, Syriac
ISBN: 978-1-61143-578-8
$166.00
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Dionysius Bar Salibi is an extremely important author of the West Syriac tradition and one of the more prolific authors of the later Syriac tradition. In the present work, Baby Varghese presents the Syriac text, accompanied by an English translation, of Dionysius’s commentaries on the rites of Myron (anointing of oil) and baptism. These commentaries provide a unique perspective for understanding the practice of these rites in the twelfth century. Varghese also provides an introduction to the work and a bibliography for further research.

Dionysius Bar Salibi is an extremely important author of the West Syriac tradition and one of the more prolific authors of the later Syriac tradition. In the present work, Baby Varghese presents the Syriac text, accompanied by an English translation, of Dionysius’s commentaries on the rites of Myron (anointing of oil) and baptism. These commentaries provide a unique perspective for understanding the practice of these rites in the twelfth century. Varghese also provides an introduction to the work and a bibliography for further research.

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Contributor Biography

Baby Varghese

Fr. Baby Varghese is a Professor at the Orthodox Theological Seminary in Kottayam, Kerala, India.

  • CONTENTS (page 5)
  • BIBILOGRAPHY (page 7)
  • INTRODUCTION (page 11)
  • DIONYSIUS BAR SALIBI (page 16)
  • BAR SALIBI: Treatise on Myron (page 17)
  • CHAPTER 2 (page 18)
  • CHAPTER 3 (page 18)
  • CHAPTER 4 (page 20)
  • CHAPTER 5 (page 20)
  • CHAPTER 6 (page 22)
  • CHAPTER 7 (page 26)
  • CHAPTER 8 (page 26)
  • CHAPTER 9 (page 28)
  • CHAPTER 10 (page 28)
  • CHAPTER 11 (page 30)
  • CHAPTER 12 (page 30)
  • CHAPTER 13 (page 34)
  • CHAPTER 14 (page 34)
  • CHAPTER 15 (page 36)
  • CHAPTER 16 (page 36)
  • CHAPTER 17 (page 38)
  • CHAPTER 18 (page 38)
  • CHAPTER 19 (page 40)
  • CHAPTER 20 (page 42)
  • CHAPTER 21 (page 42)
  • CHAPTER 22 (page 42)
  • CHAPTER 23 (page 44)
  • CHAPTER 24 (page 44)
  • CHAPTER 25 (page 48)
  • CHAPTER 26 (page 50)
  • CHAPTER 27 (page 50)
  • CHAPTER 28 (page 50)
  • CHAPTER 29 (page 52)
  • CHAPTER 30 (page 52)
  • CHAPTER 31 (page 52)
  • CHAPTER 32 (page 52)
  • CHAPTER 33 (page 52)
  • CHAPTER 34 (page 54)
  • CHAPTER 35 (page 54)
  • CHAPTER 36 (page 54)
  • CHAPTER 37 (page 56)
  • CHAPTER 38 (page 56)
  • CHAPTER 39 (page 56)
  • CHAPTER 40 (page 62)
  • CHAPTER 41 (page 62)
  • CHAPTER 42 (page 62)
  • CHAPTER 44 (page 64)
  • CHAPTER 45 (page 64)
  • CHAPTER 46 (page 64)
  • CHAPTER 47 (page 64)
  • CHAPTER 48 (page 66)
  • CHAPTER 49 (page 66)
  • CHAPTER 50 (page 66)
  • CHAPTER 51 (page 68)
  • CHAPTER 52 (page 70)
  • CHAPTER 53 (page 70)
  • DIONYSIUS BAR SALIBI COMMENTARY ON BAPTISM (page 80)
    • CHAPTER 1 (page 80)
    • CHAPTER 2 (page 86)
    • CHAPTER 3 (page 94)
    • CHAPTER 4 (page 104)
    • CHAPTER 5 (page 112)
    • CHAPTER 6 (page 126)
    • CHAPTER 7 (page 136)
    • CHAPTER 8 (page 150)
    • CHAPTER 9 (page 162)
  • PUBLICATIONS OF SEERI (page 184)
  • I. THE HARP SERIES: (page 184)
  • II. MORAN ETH O (page 184)
  • III BLUE SERIES (GERMAN LANG) (page 186)
  • IV SYRIAC CORRESPONDENCE COURSE (page 186)
  • V. MADRSO (MALAYALAM ) (page 186)
  • VI. NUHRO (MALAYALAM ) (page 186)
  • VII. AWSARE SLAWOT'OS SERIES (page 186)
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