Moses bar Kipho - ܡܘܫܐ ܒܪ ܟܐܦܐ (ca. 833 - 903 or 2/12/0903)

http://syriaca.org/person/173 This page is an entry in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints and A Guide to Syriac Authors

Identity

“Bp. of Beth Raman (north of Tagrit on the Tigris), and writer.” 1

Names:

  • ܡܘܫܐ ܒܪ ܟܐܦܐ4
  • ܡܘܫܐ ܒܪ ܟܐܦܐ6
  • ܡܘܫܶܐ ܒܰܪ ܟܺܐܦܳܐ4
  • مار موسي ابن كيفا3
  • Moïse bar Képha (notice)6
  • MOÏSE BAR KĪPHA7
  • Moses bar Kepha5
  • Moses Bar Kipha
  • Mōšē bar Kīpā6
  • Severe
  • Mar Moses Bar Kepha2
  • Moïse bar Képha6
  • Moses bar Kipho
  • Mushe bar Kipho1
  • Mushe bar Kipho1

Sex: male7

Confession

  • Syr. Orth. 1

Description

    In hagiography: Mushe bar Kipho was commemorated as a great scholar of the Syrian Orthodox Church. He was a monk of the monastery of Saint Sergius near Balad. He wrote on many topics and was influential in the Maphrianate of Tagrit, which was then vacant. His name is included (as a marginal note) in the marytrology of Rabban Saliba.

Related Places in the Syriac Gazetteer

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Dates

  • Birth: ca. 8331
  • Death: 9037 or 2/12/09031
  • Office: ca. 863 1

Works Cited

Any information without attribution has been created following the Syriaca.org editorial guidelines.

  • 1 J. F. Coakley, "Mushe bar Kipho." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 300.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 2 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, The Scattered Pearls: A History of Syriac Literature and Sciences, trans. Matti Moosa, 2nd rev. ed. (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2003), entry: 172, pp: 398.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 3 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, al-Luʼluʼ al-manthūr fī tārīkh al-ʻulūm wa-al-ādāb al-Suryāniyyah, 4th ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1987), pp: 350.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 4 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, Berule bdire d-ʿal yulpone suryoye hdire, trans. Philoxenos Yuḥanon Dolabani, 2nd ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1991), pp: 378.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 5 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Moses bar Kepha.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 6 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 972, 973, 1347, 1348, 1349, 1350, 1351, 1352, 1649, 1938, 1939, 1940, 2007, 1359, 1537, 1650.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 7 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 320.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 8 Paul Peeters and Société de Bollandistes, Bibliotheca hagiographica orientalis (1910)., : 779-80.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic recordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 9 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, al-Luʼluʼ al-manthūr fī tārīkh al-ʻulūm wa-al-ādāb al-Suryāniyyah, 2nd. Ed. (Aleppo, 1956)., : 434-41.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 10 Jobst Reller and, Mose bar Kepha und seine Paulinenauslegung : nebst Edition und Ubersetzung des Kommentars zum Römerbrief (Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 1994)., : (Wiesbaden, 1994), 59-76.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 11 Arthur Vööbus, Syrische Kanonessammlungen: ein Beitrag zur Quellenkunde 1 1,B 1 1,B (Louvain: Secrétariat du CorpusSCO, 1970)., : 227.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 12 Paul Peeters, "Le martyrologe de Rabban Ṣalība." Analecta Bollandiana vol. 27 (1908)., : 12 February.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 13 Paul Peeters and Société de Bollandistes, Bibliotheca hagiographica orientalis (1910).Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic recordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 14 Enciclopedia dei santi: le chiese orientali [= Bibliotheca sanctorum orientalium] (Roma: Città nuova, 1998)., : II, 549.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 15 Anton Baumstark, Geschichte der syrischen Literatur mit Ausschluß der christlich-palästinensischen Texte (Bonn: A. Marcus und E. Webers Verlag Dr. jur. Albert Ahn, 1922), pp: 281-282.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 16 J.S. Assemani, De Scriptoribus Syris Monophysitis, Bibliotheca orientalis Clementino-Vaticana vol. 2 (Rome: Typis Sacræ Congregationis de Propaganda Fide, 1719), pp: 127-131.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 17 J.-B. Chabot, Littérature syriaque, Bibliothèque catholique des sciences religieuses; Littératures chrétiennes de l'Orient (: Librairie Bloud & Gay, 1934), pp: 95-96.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 18 William Wright, A Short History of Syriac Literature (London: Adam and Charles Black, 1894), pp: 207-211.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 19 Sebastian Paul Brock, A Brief Outline of Syriac Literature, 2nd ed., rev. and enlarged , Mōrān ʾEthʾō, vol. 9 (Kottayam: St. Ephrem Ecumenical Research Institute, 2008), pp: 58-60.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
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Relationships

Moses bar Kipho  Has literary connection to place (1) Moses bar Kipho  Born at (1) Moses bar Kipho  Has relation to place (7)
Dayr al-Muʿallaq (monastery) - ܕܝܪܐ ܕܡܥܠܩ Names: Muʿallaq MonasterySt. Sergius MonasteryDayr al-MuallaqDayr al-Mu‘allaqMuallaq MonasteryMu‘allaq MonasteryA monastery near Balad .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/391
al-Jabal al-Qāḥil (mountain) - ܛܘܪܐ ܨܗܝܐ Names: Barren MountainDayr al-MuallaqDayr al-Mu‘allaqA mountain near Balad on which was the Dayr al-Muʿallaq .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/560
Beth Kiyūnā (settlement) - ܒܝܬ ܟܝܘ̈ܢܐ Names: Beth KiyonaA village probably near Bārimmān .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/1499
Mosul (settlement) - ܡܘܨܠ Names: Nu-ArdashirBu-ArdashirArdashir"City in the north of Iraq, on the west bank of the Tigris opposite the ruins of ancient Nineveh."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/139
Tagrit (settlement) - ܬܓܪܝܬ Names: TikritTakritTagrīt"Tagrit is a modern city located on the west bank of the Tigris, almost mid-way between Mosul and Baghdad."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/193
Jerusalem (settlement) - ܐܘܪܫܠܡ"As the birthplace of Christianity and the main destination of pilgrimage, Jerusalem played an important role for Christians of all Syr. traditions."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/104
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How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Moses bar Kipho — ܡܘܫܐ ܒܪ ܟܐܦܐ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/173.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Moses bar Kipho — ܡܘܫܐ ܒܪ ܟܐܦܐ .” In Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent, David A. Michelson and Nathan P. Gibson. Vol. 1 of The Syriac Biographical Dictionary, edited by David A. Michelson. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/173.

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Entry Title: Moses bar Kipho — ܡܘܫܐ ܒܪ ܟܐܦܐ

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  • David A. Michelson, general editor, Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal
  • Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent, David A. Michelson, and Nathan P. Gibson, editors, Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints
  • Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent, David A. Michelson, Nathan P. Gibson, James E. Walters, Thomas A. Carlson, and Kristian Heal, entry contributors, “Moses bar Kipho — ܡܘܫܐ ܒܪ ܟܐܦܐ

Additional Credit:

  • Data from Macuch, Abuna, De Urbina, Duval, Assemani (vols. 1-2), Chabot, Wright, and Brock collected, verified, reconciled, and entered by Kristian Heal
  • German data entry by Samer Khader
  • Editing, proofreading, data entry and revision by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent
  • Editing, document design, data architecture, encoding, proofreading, data entry by David A. Michelson
  • Proofreading of GEDSH abstracts, addition of confessions and alternate names from GEDSH, matching with viaf.org records, data entry, data transformation, data merging, conversion to XML by Nathan P. Gibson
  • GEDSH and Barsoum English name entry, matching with viaf.org records by James E. Walters
  • Editing, Syriac name entry, disambiguation research, conversion to XML by Thomas A. Carlson
  • Editing, Syriac data conversion, data entry, and reconciling by Adam P. Kane
  • Editing and Syriac data proofreading by Aram Bar Schabo
  • Syriac name entry by Robert Aydin
  • Arabic name entry by Jad Kaado
  • Normalization of GEDSH dates and entry matching with viaf.org records by Alex Vawter
  • Editorial oversight for GEDSH and Barsoum English text entry, and proofreading by Christopher Johnson
  • GEDSH and Barsoum English text entry and proofreading by the Syriac Research Group, University of Alabama
  • Entries adapted from the work of Jean Maurice Fiey
  • Entries adapted from the work of Ugo Zanetti
  • Entries adapted from the work of Claude Detienne

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