Benjamin - [ Syriac Not Available ] (d. 460)

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Identity

In hagiography: Benjamin was a disciple of Mar Awgin. He travelled to Mount Izla and founded a monastery and school near Mardin. His vita may be a version of the life of Mar Miha.

Names:

  • Benjamin
  • BENJAMIN1

Sex: male1


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Dates

  • Death: 4601
  • Floruit: 300-3991


Works Cited

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  • 1 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 89.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Addai Scher, "La vie de Mar Benjamin." Zeitschrift für Assyriologiee vol. 12 (1897)., : 64-96. Note: The legend of Benjamin was published in Syriac and translated into French by Scheil. Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 4 Paul Peeters and Société de Bollandistes, Bibliotheca hagiographica orientalis (1910)., : 178, 179.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic recordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 5 Pontificia Università lateranense and Istituto Giovanni XXIII, Bibliotheca sanctorum (Roma: Istituto Giovanni XXIII nella Pontificia Università lateranense, 1961-1970)., : II, 1222-24.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
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How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Benjamin” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1174.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Benjamin.” In Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent and David A. Michelson. Vol. 1 of Gateway to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/1174.

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  • Editing, proofreading, data entry and revision by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent
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  • Editing and Syriac data proofreading by Aram Bar Schabo
  • Entries adapted from the work of Jean Maurice Fiey
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