Gabriel of Qartmin - ܓܒܪܐܝܠ (d. 648)

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Identity

Gabriel of Beth Qustan was from Beth Qustan and became Bishop of Qartmin. He fled marriage to become a monk. He was the superior of Qartmin and met the Caliph Ibn al-Hattab. He performed miracles and set out the measurements of the monastery of Qartmin. His body was exhumed to avoid an onslaught of the plague.

Names:

  • ܓܒܪܐܝܠ1
  • Gabriel of Qartmin
  • GABRIEL DE BÉṮ QUSTĀN2
  • Gabriel de Qartamin1
  • Gabriel of Beth Qustan
  • Gabriel of Bet Qustan5
  • Gabrīʾēl
  • Gabrīʾēl1

Sex: male2


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Dates

  • Death: 6482
  • Floruit: 6392

Works Cited

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  • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 887, 1309, 1507, 1515, 1775, 1190.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 163.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Enciclopedia dei santi: le chiese orientali [= Bibliotheca sanctorum orientalium] (Roma: Città nuova, 1998)., : I, 950-51.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 4 Zeki Joseph, Mor Gabriel aus Beth Qusṭan: Leben und Legende eines syrischen Abtbischofs aus dem 7. Jahrhundert (Hildesheim; New York: G. Olms, 2010).Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Worldcat 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: Gabriel of Bet Qustan.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Gabriel of Qartmin — ܓܒܪܐܝܠ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1242.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Gabriel of Qartmin — ܓܒܪܐܝܠ .” 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/1242.

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Entry Title: Gabriel of Qartmin — ܓܒܪܐܝܠ

Additional Credit:

  • 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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