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 Bios kai politeia kai merikē thaumatōn diēgēsis tou hagiou kai thaumatourgou Nikōnos myroblytou tou Metanoeite
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Vita Niconis

Life, conduct and particular account of the wonders of the wonder-working, myrrh-forthgiving holy Nicon Metanoeite, Life of St Nicon

Life of St Nicon

Date: Uncertain; probably mid-11th century

Original Language: Greek

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The Vita narrates the biography of Nicon from his birth. He was the son of wealthy parents. He ran away from home and ended up at the monastery of Chrysē Petra. There he became a monk, between 945 and…

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Pratsch, Thomas, “ Bios kai politeia kai merikē thaumatōn diēgēsis tou hagiou kai thaumatourgou Nikōnos myroblytou tou Metanoeite”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 20 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23884>
First published online: 2010



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