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A COPTO-GREEK HYMN FOR JOHN THE BAPTIST

Youssef, Youhanna N and Soliman, Sameh (2017) A COPTO-GREEK HYMN FOR JOHN THE BAPTIST. Ephemerides Liturgicae, 131 (1). pp. 81-92. ISSN 0013-9505

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    Abstract

    The article treats of the veneration of Saint John the Baptist in Egypt. While for Lower
    Egypt an overview of known attestations is offered, for Upper Egypt an unpublished text
    relating to John the Baptist is provided which is illustrative of the local tradition. A
    detailed description of the manuscript is given, followed by a parallel Sahidic-Greek text.
    This is accompanied by an English translation and indications of necessary corrections to
    the Greek. The article concludes with reflections on the significance of emerging factors.

    Item Type: Published Articles
    Repository Version: Published Version
    Keywords (separated by commas): Coptic, Greek, liturgical texts,
    Fields of Research: 20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2003 Language Studies > 200305 Latin and Classical Greek Languages
    21 History and Archaeology > 2103 Historical Studies > 210310 Middle Eastern and African History
    Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970116 Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
    Type of Activity: Applied Research
    Subject Area(s): A - Languages
    D - Liturgy
    Association with University of Divinity: SACOTC: St Athanasius Coptic Orthodox Theological College
    Depositing User: A. Professor Youhanna Youssef
    Date Deposited: 19 Apr 2017 12:10
    Last Modified: 19 Apr 2017 12:10
    URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/2309

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