Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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The Martyrdom of Michael of Mār Saba

Date of Birth: Unknown, probably 8th or 9th c.

Place of Birth: Unknown

Date of Death: Unknown, probably 9th or 10th c.

Place of Death: Unknown


The author of this Martyrdom does not reveal his identity, but was probably connected with the Monastery of Mār Saba, whose founder and later followers are highly praised in the epilogue.

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Roggema, Barbara, “Unknown author”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 24 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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