A British Library Fragment from a Homily on the Lament of Mary and the So-Called Gospel of Gamaliel

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Suciu, Alin;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Universität Hamburg, Hiob Ludolf Centre for Ethiopian Studies
  • Journal: Aethiopica (issn: 2194-4024, eissn: 1430-1938)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15460/aethiopica.15.1.659
  • Subject: Ethiopian Studies | Manuscripts; Christianity; Passion Week; Coptic; Ge'ez; Arabic; Lament of Mary; Laha Mayam; | ddc:020 | ddc:090 | ddc:230 | ddc:400 | ddc:490 | ddc:800 | ddc:890

The article introduces British Library Or. 7027, f. 75, a previously unidentified fragment from the Sahidic version of a homily on the Lament of Mary, which is attributed in Arabic and Ethiopic manuscripts to the mysterious figure of Cyriacus, bishop of Behnesa. As part... View more