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The Coptic Life of Shenoute

Gawdat Gabra and Hany N. Takla

in Christianity and Monasticism in Upper Egypt: Volume 1: Akhmim and Sohag

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774161223
eISBN:
9781617970450
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774161223.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The Coptic Life of Shenoute is best known in its Bohairic version. In Bohairic, a virtually complete version of the Vita Sinuthii, that is the Life of Shenoute, has come down to us. It gives an ... More


Shenoute as Reflected in the Vita and the Difnar

Gawdat Gabra and Hany N. Takla

in Christianity and Monasticism in Upper Egypt: Volume 1: Akhmim and Sohag

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774161223
eISBN:
9781617970450
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774161223.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Everyone who is familiar with Coptic history and culture will have various associations with the name Shenoute. It is not surprising that this multilayered 4th-century personality has stayed alive ... More


X Antiochis

S. C. Humphreys

in Kinship in Ancient Athens: An Anthropological Analysis

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780198788249
eISBN:
9780191830204
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198788249.003.0033
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter covers the following: City trittys: Alopeke. Inland trittys: Kolonai, Eitea. Coastal trittys: Thorai, Aigilia, Anaphlystos, Besa, Amphitrope, Atene.


The Corpus of Monastic Rules

Bentley Layton

in The Canons of Our Fathers: Monastic Rules of Shenoute

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199582631
eISBN:
9780191747465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199582631.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This chapter discusses the nature of monastic rules that are included in the corpus, in Part 2 of this work. These rules are mostly excerpted from a work by Shenoute entitled Canons. A much smaller ... More


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