'Sur la rareté des miracles au temps présent' (title in the modern edition)
(384 words)



‘On the rarity of miracles in the present time’

Gennadius II Scholarius

Date: Between about 1457 and 1470, possibly 1460

Original Language: Greek

Description

Little is known about the circumstances of this work. Its original title (if it had one) is lost, and there is uncertainty about the time of writing. Vryonis suggests between 1457 and 1470, while Blanchet dates it to about 1460. When he wrote it, Gennadius evidently had in mind Christians whose faith had been thrown into doubt.

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Cite this page
Todt, Klaus-Peter, “ 'Sur la rareté des miracles au temps présent' (title in the modern edition)”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25809>
First published online: 2010



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