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 Bios kai politeia tou hosiou patros hēmōn Neilou tou Neou
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Life and conduct of our holy father Nilus the Younger, Life of St Nilus

Bartholomew the Younger

Date: After 26 September 1004

Original Language: Greek

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According to the Vita, Nilus was born into a wealthy family in Rossano, Calabria, in 910. He received a thorough education and so was familiar with poetry and classical literature. He married and had children but, against both secular and canonical law, in about 940 he fled…

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Martin Hoffman, Lars, “ Bios kai politeia tou hosiou patros hēmōn Neilou tou Neou”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23868>
First published online: 2010



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