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The Portrait of Apa Abraham of Hermonthis

Gawdat Gabra and Hany N. Takla

in Christianity and Monasticism in Upper Egypt: Volume 2 Nag Hammadi–Esna

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774163111
eISBN:
9781617970481
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774163111.003.0019
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Apa Abraham was the fourteenth bishop of the diocese of Hermonthis. He was first a monk in the Monastery of Apa Phoibammon (Dayr Apa Phoibammon), which is located at a remote site between Armant and ... More


The Canons of Our Fathers: Monastic Rules of Shenoute

Bentley Layton

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199582631
eISBN:
9780191747465
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199582631.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This book provides a resource for the history of Christian monasticism. It contains the full translation of a newly discovered set of very ancient monastic rules, together with the original text in ... More


Classical Rhetoric: Theoretical Foundations

Krastu Banev

in Theophilus of Alexandria and the First Origenist Controversy: Rhetoric and Power

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198727545
eISBN:
9780191793660
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198727545.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies, Theology

This chapter establishes the rhetorical background necessary for the analysis of Theophilus’ oratory. Three theoretical works are selected and discussed as being of paramount importance for the ... More


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