Date: Between 1159 (when the event described in both mēmrē took place) and 1171 Original Language: Syriac
Gregory Barhebraeus (Chronicon ecclesiasticum, ed. Abbeloos and Lamy, iii, pp. 347-52) mentions Dionysius as the author of two metrical compositions on the steadfastness of a Syrian Orthodox girl who resisted pressure by Muslim doctors from Mosul to convert to Islam, as well a…
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G.B. Teule, Herman,
“ Two mēmrē”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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