Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Exēgēsis ētoi martyrion tōn hagiōn paterōn tōn anairethentōn hypo tōn barbarōn ēgoun Sarakēnōn en tē megistē Laura tou hosiou patros hēmōn Saba
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An Account of the martyrdom of the holy fathers, slaughtered by the Saracen barbarians in the great monastery of our holy father SabaThe Martyrdom of the twenty martyrs of Mār Saba

Stephen Manṣūr, Stephen of Damascus, Stephen the Hymnographer, Stephen son of Manṣūr

Date: c. 800

Original Language: Greek

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The text (BHG 1200) contains an account of the raid and sack of the monastery of Mar Saba in the year 797 by Arab bedouin. In the modern printed…

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Vila, David H., “ Exēgēsis ētoi martyrion tōn hagiōn paterōn tōn anairethentōn hypo tōn barbarōn ēgoun Sarakēnōn en tē megistē Laura tou hosiou patros hēmōn Saba”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 21 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23561>
First published online: 2010



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