Abel - [ Syriac Not Available ] (500)   saint

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Identity

In hagiography: Abel was the first stylite saint of the monastery of Qartmin and was a patron against eye disease and paralysis. According to hagiographic tradition, Philoxenus of Mabbug called upon him for a benediction.

Names: AbelABEL1


Sex: male1


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Dates

  • Floruit: 5001


Sources

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  • 1 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques ( Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004) http://syriaca.org/bibl/650, entry: 12.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 3 Andrew Palmer, Monk and Mason on the Tigris Frontier ( Cambridge, Massachusetts ; London, England: Cambridge University Press, 1990), : 77, 112-14.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 4 Pontificia Università lateranense and Istituto Giovanni XXIII, Bibliotheca sanctorum ( Roma: Istituto Giovanni XXIII nella Pontificia Università lateranense, 1961-1970), : I, 64.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
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How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Saint-Laurent et al., “ Abel” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1104.

Bibliography:

Saint-Laurent, Jeanne-Nicole et al., “ Abel.” In Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Saint-Laurent and David A. Michelson. Vol. 1 of Gateway to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Saint-Laurent et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/1104.

About this Entry

Entry Title: Abel

Publication Date: August 17, 2016

Authorial and Editorial Responsibility:

  • David A. Michelson, general editor, Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal
  • Jeanne-Nicole Saint-Laurent and David A. Michelson, editors, Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints
  • Saint-Laurent, Jeanne-Nicole and David A. Michelson, entry contributors, “ Abel

Additional Credit:

  • Editing, proofreading, data entry and revision by Jeanne-Nicole Saint-Laurent
  • Data architecture and encoding by David A. Michelson
  • Editing, Syriac data conversion, data entry, and reconciling by Adam P. Kane
  • Editing and Syriac data proofreading by Aram Bar Schabo
  • Entries adapted from the work of J. M. Fiey
  • Entries adapted from the work of Ugo Zanetti
  • Entries adapted from the work of Claude Detienne

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