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 (Ktābā d-)Eskolyon
(603 words)

Liber scholiorum

Book of scholia

Theodore bar Koni (Konay)

Date: 791/92

Original Language: Syriac


This is a general biblical, theological and ecclesiastical encyclopedia, written for ‘beginners’ (students, novices) and addressed to an otherwise unknown exegete, Mar Yoḥannān. Memrā 10 is an apology for the Christian faith, more particularly of the East-Syrian Christological position, and a refutation of a number of objections made by Muslims, called ḥanpē, ‘p…

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G.B. Teule, Herman, “ (Ktābā d-)Eskolyon”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 14 December 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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