Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Mēmrā ʿal yubbālā d-malkē w-ʿal ḥarat zabnā
(2,556 words)

Homily on the succession of kings and on the end of timeThe Apocalypse of Pseudo-Methodius

Unknown author, ‘Pseudo-Methodius of Patara/of Olympos’

Date: Probably 691/92

Original Language: Syriac


The text comprises 14 books, covering 78 pages in Reinink’s critical edition and up to 36 pages in manuscript. It purports to record in homiletical form the revelations received by Methodius, bishop of the Lycian city of Olympos …

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Greisiger, Lutz, “ Mēmrā ʿal yubbālā d-malkē w-ʿal ḥarat zabnā”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 January 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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