Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Phbios mpinishti mpatriarchēs ethouab ouoh piarchēepiskopos nte tinishti mpolis Rakoti abba Isaak eafhistorin mmof ndje phē ethouab abba Mēna piociōtatos nepiskopos nte tipolis Pshati
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The Life of the great and holy patriarch and archbishop of the great city of Rakoti (Alexandria), Abba Isaac, related by saint Abba Mēna, the most reverend archbishop of the city of Pshati, The Life of Abba Isaac

Mēna of Nikiou

Date: Around 700

Original Language: Coptic

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The text relates the life of Isaac: his childhood and desire for the monastic life; his embrace of that life in Scetis; his service as secretary to the Coptic Patriarch John…

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Suermann, Harald, “ Phbios mpinishti mpatriarchēs ethouab ouoh piarchēepiskopos nte tinishti mpolis Rakoti abba Isaak eafhistorin mmof ndje phē ethouab abba Mēna piociōtatos nepiskopos nte tipolis Pshati”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 24 July 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24285>
First published online: 2010



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