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Ephrem the Syrian

Select Poems (Brigham Young University - Eastern Christian Texts)

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Published by Brigham Young University .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Works by individual poets: classical, early & medieval,
  • Poetry,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • African,
  • Ancient, Classical & Medieval,
  • Christianity - General,
  • Religion / Christianity,
  • Inspirational & Religious,
  • Christian poetry, Syriac,
  • History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSebastian P. Brock (Editor), George A. Kiraz (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8391193M
    ISBN 100934893659
    ISBN 109780934893657

    Who is St. Ephrem the Syrian? St. Ephrem is the foremost author and composer of Christian patristic lit-erature in the Syriac language. Syriac itself is a semitic language, specifically an eastern Aramaic dialect of the Late Aramaic period (c. AD).1 Classical Syriac, as this dialect is often called, became. A Serious Exhortation to Repentance and Sorrow for Sin, and a Strict and Mortified Life. Written. by St. Ephraim the Syrian,. Translated Into English from the Greek and Latin Versions Compared by Syrus Ephraem and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    A Spiritual Psalter, or Reflections on GodA Spiritual Psalter, or Reflections on God - Prayer of Saint Ephrem the Syrian “This publication, which includes selected prayers that St. Ephraim the Syrian offered up to God, is called a Psalter because the Psalter is a book File Size: KB. Bardaisan (Syriac: ܒܪ ܕܝܨܢ ‎, Bardaiṣān), known in Arabic as Ibn Daisan (ابن ديصان) and in Latin as Bardesanes (A.D. –), was a Syriac or Parthian gnostic and founder of the Bardaisanites.A scientist, scholar, astrologer, philosopher and poet, Bardaisan was also renowned for his knowledge of India, on which he wrote a book, now lost.

    Ephrem the Syrian is the most important poet and theologian of the Syriac Christian tradition. His numerous hymns, homilies, and commentaries were highly influential for later generations, and his poetry continues to be broadly used in the liturgies of Syrian Christian churches. This new translation of twenty poems, the only edition of Ephrem that features a text in vocalized serto script with. St. Ephrem, the "Harp of the Spirit," composed prose commentaries and sermons of skillful charm and grace, in addition to beautiful hymns, during the time he spent teaching at his native Nisibis and at Edessa in Syria. In the two commentaries presented here, Ephrem focuses only on portions of the sacred text that had a particular theological significance for him, or whose orthodox 5/5(1).


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Ephrem the Syrian has 45 books on Goodreads with ratings. Ephrem the Syrian’s most popular book is Hymns on Paradise. Select Works of S. Ephrem the Syrian: Translated Out of the Original Syriac, with Notes and Indices.

Ephrem the Syrian (c) Ephrem was born in the Mesopotamian city of Nisibis toward the end of the third century. An outpost of the Roman Empire, Nisibis and its Christian citizens were to be formed by the reign of Constantine and by the doctrines of the Council of Nicea/5(6).

Ephrem the Syrian was a Syriac deacon and a prolific Syriac-language hymnographer and theologian of the 4th century from the region of Syria.

His works are hailed by Christians throughout the world, and many denominations venerate him as a saint. He has been /5. St Ephrem the Syrian's cycle of 15 Hymns on Paradise offers a fine example of Christian poetry, in which the author weaves a profound theological synthesis around a particular Biblical narrative.

Centered on Genesis 2 and 3, he expresses his awareness of the sacramental character of the created world, and of the potential of everything in the created world to act as a witness and pointer to the creator/5(12).

Hymns and Homilies of St. Ephraim the Syrian Paperback – Aug by St. Ephraim the Syrian (Author), John Gwynn D.D. (Introduction)/5(22). Ephrem the Syrian was a Syriac and a prolific Syriac-language hymnographer and theologian of the 4th century. His works are hailed by Christians throughout the world and many denominations venerate him as a saint.

He has been declared a Doctor of the Church in Roman Catholicism. Every year on February 10 Orthodox people celebratea feast in honor of the Monk Ephrem the Syrian.

In its way, it was a great man. Incarnating a wise church teacher, an Orthodox poet, and just a sincere believer, this saint truly left a memory in the hearts of many Christians.

The life of the Monk Ephraim the Syrian will be described in this. Ephrem the Syrian. A Serious Exhortation to Repentance and Sorrow for Sin, and a Strict and Mortified Life.

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Well that has all changed now with the recent translations of the writings of Ephraem the Syrian, circa A.D. Ephraem was a major theologian and Christian writer of the Byzantine Church. He lived from approximately A.D. to A.D. Until recently a large number.

Ephrem the Syrian (c) Ephrem was born in the Mesopotamian city of Nisibis toward the end of the third century. An outpost of the Roman Empire, Nisibis and its Christian citizens were to be formed by the reign of Constantine and by the doctrines of the Council of : Ephrem the Syrian (c) Ephrem was born in the Mesopotamian city of Nisibis toward the end of the third century.

An outpost of the Roman Empire, Nisibis and its Christian citizens were to be formed by the reign of Constantine and by the doctrines of the Council of Nicea. Ephrem the Syrian was a Syriac deacon and a prolific Syriac-language hymnographer and theologian of the 4th century from the region of Syria.

His works are hailed by Christians throughout the world, and many denominations venerate him as a saint. He has been declared a Doctor of the Church in Roman Catholicism.

Books by Ephrem the Syrian/5. Ephraem of Nisibis was the most important and prolific of the Syrian church fathers and a witness to early Christianity on the fringes of the Roman Empire in the late fourth century.

He was well-known for his poetry, exegetical and theological writings. Icon of Saint Ephrem the Syrian (Meryem Ana Kilesesi, Diyarbakır, Turkey). " The Prayer of Saint Ephrem " (Greek: Εὐχὴ τοῦ Ὁσίου Ἐφραίμ, Euchē tou Hosiou Ephraim), is a prayer attributed to Saint Ephrem the Syrian and used during the Great Lent by the.

For those not familiar with St. Ephrem, he is a Syriac father from the 4th century who wrote beautiful poetry. His work is very positive and uplifting, generally emphasizing God's desire to restore humanity after the fall.

This book is normally very expensive, but this is a cheap paperback edition, 5/5(2). Life. Ephrem was born around the year in the city of Nisibis (now Nusaybin in Turkey, on theborder with Syria, in Roman Mesopotamia, then recently-acquired by the Roman Empire).Internal evidence from Ephrem's hymnody suggests that both his parents were part of the growing Christian community in the city, although later hagiographers wrote that his father was a pagan priest.

This volume presents for the first time in the Fathers of the Church series the work of an early Christian writer who did not write in either Greek or Latin. It offers new English translations of selected prose works by St. Ephrem the Syrian (c. A.D. The volume contains St. Ephrem's Author: St. Ephrem The Syrian.

Ephrem the Syrian is the most important poet and theologian of the Syriac Christian tradition. His numerous hymns, homilies, and commentaries were highly influential for later generations, and his poetry continues to be broadly used in the liturgies of Syrian Christian : Ephrem The Syrian.

Discover Ephrem the Syrian famous and rare quotes. Share inspirational quotes by Ephrem the Syrian and quotations about heart and saints. "Virtues are formed by prayer.

Let books be your dining table, / And you shall be full of delights. / Let them be your mattress,/And you shall sleep restful nights. Ephrem the Syrian. 15 quotes from Ephrem the Syrian: 'Let books be your dining table, / And you shall be full of delights. / Let them be your mattress,/And you shall sleep restful nights', 'O Lord and Master of my life, take from me the spirit of sloth, faintheartedness, lust of power, and idle talk.

“But give rather the spirit of chastity, humility, patience and love to your servant. Ephrem the Syrian was a Syriac and a prolific Syriac-language Hymnographer and theologian of the 4th century. His works are hailed by Christians throughout the world and many denominations venerate him as a saint.

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