'Martyrology of T‘ēodoros Kesarac‘i'
Martyrology of T‘ēodoros Kesarac‘i Date: Approximately 1204 Original Language: Armenian
Description The work treats the case of a poor Armenian youth, T‘ēodoros of Kayseri, who was born and brought up as a Christian, married, and lived by his trade, but continually struggled to make ends meet. He contracted a loan to improve his finances but, when the deadline approached and the lender pressed him for the money, he was unable to discharge his debt. His case came before the chief
qāḍī of the Seljuk state, who ruled he should return the sum in…