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De Beatitudinibus - Praefatio
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A. Evidence for the archetype

The two treatises, De oratione dominica and De beatitudinibus, are closely allied in the text tradition of Gregory of Nyssa. They are found almost always in the same manuscripts, and in those manuscripts in close proximity to each other. The relations of the manuscripts of De beatitudinibus are very similar to those already discussed for De oratione dominica, with any variation to be noted, and some of these relations may therefore be described more briefly. In addition, there are fewer serio…

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“De Beatitudinibus - Praefatio”, in: Gregorii Nysseni Opera Online, Werner Jaeger. Consulted online on 28 February 2020 <>

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