Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Unknown author
(81 words)

The Apocalypse of Pseudo-Shenute

Date of Birth: 7th century

Place of Birth: Unknown, presumably Egypt

Date of Death: After c. 695

Place of Death: Unknown, presumably Egypt, possibly at the Monastery of St Shenute (the ‘White Monastery’)


Nothing is known of the author of a pseudonymous apocalyptic text beyond what can be gathered from the text itself.

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van Lent, Jos, “Unknown author”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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