Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Athlēsis tōn hagiōn kai kallinikōn mb´ martyrōn tou Christou, Kōnstantinou, Theodōrou, Theophilou, Kallistou, Bassoou kai tōn syn autōn teleiōthentōn en Syria hypo tōn atheōn Agarēnōn epi Michaēl kai Theodōras tōn orthodoxōn basileōn
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The struggle of the forty-two holy and victorious martyrs of Christ: Constantine, Theodorus, Theophilus, Callistus, Bassoēs and those who died with them in Syria at the hands of the godless Hagarenes, under the orthodox Emperors Michael and Theodora, The forty-two martyrs of Amorion (BHG 1212)

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Date: Probably before January 846 or at the latest before June 847

Original Language: Greek

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The account starts with a long introduction praising the …

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Kolia-Dermitzaki, Athina, “ Athlēsis tōn hagiōn kai kallinikōn mb´ martyrōn tou Christou, Kōnstantinou, Theodōrou, Theophilou, Kallistou, Bassoou kai tōn syn autōn teleiōthentōn en Syria hypo tōn atheōn Agarēnōn epi Michaēl kai Theodōras tōn orthodoxōn basileōn”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24324>
First published online: 2010



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