Khabar ʿan iḥrāq kanīsat al-sayyida Mart Maryam al-kāthūlīkī bi-madīnat Dimashq wa-kharāb bāqī l-kanāʾis wa-ikhrāj al-kahana minhā ʿurāh wa-nahb mā kāna bihā wa-mā kāna min al-maṣāyib al-ʿaẓīma allatī aṣābat jamīʿ Naṣārā madīnat Dimashq
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An account of the burning of the Cathedral of Our Lady St Mary in Damascus, the destruction of other churches, the expulsion of priests robbed of their vestments [lit. ‘naked’], the plunder of church property, and the terrible calamities that befell all the Christians of Damascus, Destruction of the Cathedral of Our Lady Mart Maryam in Damascus

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Date: Unknown (probably before 1300; see discussion below)

Original Language: Arabic

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Treiger, Alexander, “ Khabar ʿan iḥrāq kanīsat al-sayyida Mart Maryam al-kāthūlīkī bi-madīnat Dimashq wa-kharāb bāqī l-kanāʾis wa-ikhrāj al-kahana minhā ʿurāh wa-nahb mā kāna bihā wa-mā kāna min al-maṣāyib al-ʿaẓīma allatī aṣābat jamīʿ Naṣārā madīnat Dimashq”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25917>
First published online: 2010



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