Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Bios kai politeia tou en hagiois patros hēmōn Theodōrou tu dialampsantos en askēsei kata tēn megistēn lauran tou hagiou Saba, epeita gegonotos archiepiskopou poleōs Edesēs, kai axiomnēmoneuta katorthōkotos erga
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Life and conduct of our holy father Theodore, who shone in asceticism in the great Laura of the Holy Sabas, and then became archbishop of the city of Edessa and was the author of deeds worthy of remembrance

Life of Theodore, bishop of Edessa

Date: Before 1023

Original Language: Greek

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According to the Vita, Theodore came from a noble Melkite family in Edessa and was baptized by the bishop of the city when he was two years old. After the death of h…

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Todt, Klaus-Peter, “ Bios kai politeia tou en hagiois patros hēmōn Theodōrou tu dialampsantos en askēsei kata tēn megistēn lauran tou hagiou Saba, epeita gegonotos archiepiskopou poleōs Edesēs, kai axiomnēmoneuta katorthōkotos erga”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 20 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25000>
First published online: 2010



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