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Samson
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AH: see "...the death of Christ brings liberation (Hymn 13.4).” I assume Ephraim the Syrian is the author (if not who then?), but in abbreviation list there are: Ephr. Hym. Faith = Ephraim the Syrian, Hymns on Faith; Ephr. Hym. Haer. = Ephraim the Syrian, Hymn Contra Haereses;  Ephr. Hym. Jul. = Ephraim the Syrian, Hymni Contra Julianum; Ephr. Hym. Nat. = Ephraim the Syrian, Hymns on the Nativity of Christ; Ephr. Hym. Vir. = Ephraim the Syrian, Hymni de virginitate; Ephr. Nis. Hy…

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Spronk, Klaas, “Samson”, in: Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online, General Editor David G. Hunter, Paul J.J. van Geest, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte. Consulted online on 18 June 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-7993_eeco_SIM_00003050>
First published online: 2018
First print edition: 20180827



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