Daniel of the Monastery of the Dung Beetles - [ Syriac Not Available ] (between 300 - 400)

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Identity

In hagiography: Daniel of the Monastery of the Dung Beetles was a refugee from Amida and student of Mar Mattai (his story mirrors the one of Behnam). He established a monastery near that of his teacher, Mar Mattai, with whom he had fled from Amida. The monastery he established was called the monastery of the yellow source. There was a miracle of protective beetles connected to this monastery.

Names:

  • Daniel of the Monastery of the Dung Beetles
  • DANIEL1

Sex: male1


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Dates

  • Floruit: 300-4001


Works Cited

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  • 1 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 114.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Paul Peeters, "Le martyrologe de Rabban Ṣalība." Analecta Bollandiana vol. 27 (1908)., : 135, 166.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link 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)., : IV, 473.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 5 Jean Maurice Fiey, Assyrie chrétienne contribution à l'étude de l'histoire et de la géographie ecclésiastiques et monastiques du nord d'Iraq. (Beyrouth, 1965)., : II, 615-20.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., “Daniel of the Monastery of the Dung Beetles” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1197.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Daniel of the Monastery of the Dung Beetles.” 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/1197.

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Entry Title: Daniel of the Monastery of the Dung Beetles

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