Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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The Apocalypse of Pseudo-Samuel
(109 words)

Unknown author

Date of Birth: Unknown; perhaps middle to late 10th century

Place of Birth: Unknown; perhaps in the region of the Fayyūm

Date of Death: Unknown; perhaps early to mid-10th century

Place of Death: Unknown; but probably at the Monastery of Qalamūn


Nothing is known about the Coptic Christian author of this pseudonymous apocalyptic text beyond what can be gathered from the text itself.

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van Lent, Jos, “The Apocalypse of Pseudo-Samuel”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 10 July 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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