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George of Pisidia

James Howard‐Johnston

in Witnesses to a World Crisis: Historians and Histories of the Middle East in the Seventh Century

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199208593
eISBN:
9780191594182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199208593.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, World History: BCE to 500CE

George of Pisidia is rightly regarded as a great poet. His career as a senior official in the Constantinopolitan patriarchate is outlined. His poems, both religious and secular, are dated, and the ... More


Terrors in the Way

Raymond Cohen

in Saving the Holy Sepulchre: How Rival Christians Came Together to Rescue Their Holiest Shrine

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195189667
eISBN:
9780199851645
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189667.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter examines the challenges faced by Hassan Bey al-Katib in completing the repair work for the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. The prospect of change at the Holy Sepulchre stirred up all those ... More


The Date and the Editor of Avot

Amram Tropper

in Wisdom, Politics, and Historiography: Tractate Avot in the Context of the Graeco-Roman Near East

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199267125
eISBN:
9780191699184
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199267125.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Judaism, Religion in the Ancient World

This chapter discusses the date, editor, and function of Avot. Since both the date and the editor's identity are subject to dispute, it investigates the relevant evidence in the hope of demonstrating ... More


Neale’s History of the Holy Eastern Church

LEON LITVACK

in J. M. Neale and the Quest for Sobornost

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198263517
eISBN:
9780191682582
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263517.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter discusses Neale’s History of the Holy Eastern Church. Three parts of the History were published, the first two during his lifetime and the third posthumously: The Patriarchate of ... More


The Emergence of the Modern Coptic Papacy: The Popes of Egypt: A History of the Coptic Church and Its Patriarchs, Volume 3

Magdi Guirguis and Nelly van Doorn-Harder

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9789774161032
eISBN:
9781617971037
Item type:
book
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774161032.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This third and final volume of The Popes of Egypt spans the five centuries from the arrival of the Ottomans in 1517 to the present era. Hardly any scholarly work has been written about the Copts ... More


Four Saints and Sinners: Michael(Kha'il) III (#56,880–907) Michael(Kha'il) III (#56,880–907) Gabriel I(#57,909–920) Gabriel I(#57,909–920) Cosmas III(#58,920–932) Cosmas III(#58,920–932) Macarius I (#59,932–952) Macarius I (#59,932–952) Theophanius (#60,952–956) Theophanius (#60,952–956) Menas II(#61,956–974) Menas II(#61,956–974) Abraham(Afraham Ibn Zur‘ah) (#62,975–978) Abraham(Afraham Ibn Zur‘ah) (#62,975–978) Philotheus(#63,979–1003) Philotheus(#63,979–1003) Zacharias (#64,1004–1032) Zacharias (#64,1004–1032) Shenoute II(#65,1032–1046)

Mark N. Swanson

in The Coptic Papacy in Islamic Egypt (641–1517): The Popes of Egypt: A History of the Coptic Church and Its Patriarchs Volume 2

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774160936
eISBN:
9781617970498
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774160936.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

A deposed and vengeful bishop, Bishop Michael led Ibn Tulun believed that the patriarch had vast wealth. He had little to say about the patriarch's twenty-eight years in office. It may also be ... More


The Early Coptic Papacy: The Egyptian Church and Its Leadership in Late Antiquity

Stephen J. Davis

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774248306
eISBN:
9781617970436
Item type:
book
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774248306.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The Copts, adherents of the Egyptian Orthodox Church, today represent the largest Christian community in the Middle East, and their presiding bishops have been accorded the title of pope since the ... More


Indexing of Manuscripts for the Churches of Naqada and Qus

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/9789774163111.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The manuscript collection is a mine of knowledge concerning local clergy. The arrangement and classification system utilized in the manuscript library of the church are identical to the system used ... More


Patriarchal Authority

Kurt J. Werthmuller

in Coptic Identity and Ayyubid Politics in Egypt: 1218–1250

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774163456
eISBN:
9781617970238
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774163456.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

Ibn Laqlaq's ambition in extending his patriarchate authority beyond its limits in Egypt, which explains the ebb and flow of Coptic fortunes in the Ayyubid state and society in the period up to his ... More


Containing Balkan Nationalism: Imperial Russia and Ottoman Christians, 1856–1914

Denis Vovchenko

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190276676
eISBN:
9780190276690
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190276676.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The book focuses on the implications of the Bulgarian national movement that developed in the context of Ottoman modernization (Tanzimat) and of European imperialism in the Near East (the Eastern ... More


The Ecumenical Patriarchate: Visionary Ministry

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

in In the World, Yet Not of the World: Social and Global Initiatives of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823231713
eISBN:
9780823237005
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823231713.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

In this chapter, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew speaks of The Ecumenical Patriarchate in his Enthronement address in the Church of St. George at the ... More


Orthodoxy in America: Local Paradigms

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

in In the World, Yet Not of the World: Social and Global Initiatives of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823231713
eISBN:
9780823237005
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823231713.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter presents a collection of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew's speeches on Orthodoxy in America and its paradigms. He speaks of mutual ... More


Religion and Society: Social Insights

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

in In the World, Yet Not of the World: Social and Global Initiatives of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823231713
eISBN:
9780823237005
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823231713.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The Ecumenical Patriarchate has sought to assist in the reconstruction of the moral, ethical, religious, and social fabric that was torn asunder by ... More


Al-Majlis al-Milli

Samir Simaika and Nevine Henein

in Marcus Simaika: Father of Coptic Archaeology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9789774168239
eISBN:
9781617978265
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774168239.003.0011
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter discusses Marcus Simaika's role as a member of Al-Majlis al-Milli. At Cyril V's return from exile, the majlis was dissolved and a committee was appointed to carry out the work of the ... More


Searching for Antiquities, Saving Libraries

Samir Simaika and Nevine Henein

in Marcus Simaika: Father of Coptic Archaeology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9789774168239
eISBN:
9781617978265
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774168239.003.0018
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter discusses Marcus Simaika's search for antiquities to add to the Coptic Museum as well as his efforts to save the libraries of the Coptic patriarchate, churches, and monasteries from ... More


Orthodox Christianity and Nationalism in Nineteenth-Century Southeastern Europe

Lucian N. Leustean (ed.)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780823256068
eISBN:
9780823261307
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823256068.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Nation-building processes in the Orthodox commonwealth brought together political institutions and religious communities in their shared aims of achieving national sovereignty. Chronicling how the ... More


Toward an American Greek Orthodoxy

Alexander Kitroeff

in The Greek Orthodox Church in America: A Modern History

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781501749438
eISBN:
9781501749452
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501749438.003.0010
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter charts the Greek Orthodox Church's efforts to accelerate and deepen its American character. It talks about the Americanized second- and third-generation Greek Orthodox Americans that had ... More


Church and Patriarchate and the Limits of Americanization

Alexander Kitroeff

in The Greek Orthodox Church in America: A Modern History

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781501749438
eISBN:
9781501749452
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501749438.003.0012
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter focuses on the state of Greek Orthodoxy in America at the end of the twentieth century. It assesses whether the Church under Archbishop Iakovos overreached in its efforts to Americanize, ... More


The Ecumenical Patriarchate

Paschalis M. Kitromilides

in Orthodox Christianity and Nationalism in Nineteenth-Century Southeastern Europe

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780823256068
eISBN:
9780823261307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823256068.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Nationalism as a force of change transforming European societies in the direction of modernity and secularization inevitably involved a confrontation with the Orthodox Church and with the foremost ... More


Passing the Test of Sanctity: Eunuchs and the Ecclesiastical World of Byzantium

in The Perfect Servant: Eunuchs and the Social Construction of Gender in Byzantium

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226720159
eISBN:
9780226720166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226720166.003.0006
Subject:
History, World Medieval History

This chapter explores the relationship between individuals gendered as eunuchs and the ecclesiastical world of Byzantium—an extremely important part of the evolving position of eunuchs in Byzantine ... More


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