Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Diēgēsis martyros en tois hēmeterois martyrēsantos chronois
(1,212 words)

'Account of a martyr who witnessed [to Christ] in our days'

Life of George the Younger

Date: Between 26 March 1437 and June 1439

Original Language: Greek


The account has been preserved only in codex Marcianus II 50, a Greek manuscript from the 16th century. Although this text was already known to earlier scholars, such as H. Delehaye (‘Catalogus codicum’, pp. 209-10) and F. Halkin (BHG 3, p. 30, no. 2160), it was only edited for the first time in 1964 by C. …

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Sokolov , Kostadin, “ Diēgēsis martyros en tois hēmeterois martyrēsantos chronois”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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