Elijah - [ Syriac Not Available ] (between 709 - 723)

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Identity

In hagiography: Elijah was the Syrian Orthodox bishop of Antioch and a convert from the Melkite community. He was a monk from the monastery of Gubba Barraya. He was bishop of Apamea and later Patriarch of Antioch. He was esteemed by Caliph Al-Walid I who allowed him to build a church.

Names:

  • Elijah
  • ÉLIE1

Sex: male1


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Dates

  • Floruit: 709-7231


Works Cited

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  • 1 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 139.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Alb van Roey, La lettre apologétique d'Élie à Léon, syncelle de l'évêque chalcédonien de Harran; une apologie monophysite du VIIIe-IXe siècle (Louvain, 1944)., : 57 (1944), 1-52.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 4 , A. van Roey and, Eliae epistula apologetica ad Leonem, syncellum Harranensem, Corpus scriptorum Christianorum Orientalium, vol. 469 (Lovanii: In Aedibus E. Peeters, 1985)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 5 Enciclopedia dei santi: le chiese orientali [= Bibliotheca sanctorum orientalium] (Roma: Città nuova, 1998)., : I, 752.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., “Elijah” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1220.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Elijah.” 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/1220.

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  • Editing, proofreading, data entry and revision by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon 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 Jean Maurice Fiey
  • Entries adapted from the work of Ugo Zanetti
  • Entries adapted from the work of Claude Detienne

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