Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

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Abbot Macarie
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Episcopul Macarie de Roman

Date of Birth: Unknown; probably the end of the 15th century

Place of Birth: Unknown

Date of Death: 1 January 1558

Place of Death: Roman, Moldavia


Macarie was the most prominent Church Slavonic writer in 16th-century Moldavia. He was born at the end of the 15th century. We have practically no information about his youth, but he claims to have been an ‘apprentice’ of the metropolitan of Molda…

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Păun, Radu G., “Abbot Macarie”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 07 July 2020 <>
First published online: 2015

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