Jacob the Cut-Up - ܝܥܩܘܒ ܡܦܣܩܐ (between 399 - 421)

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Identity

Jacob "the cut-up" was a noble Persian from the Royal City of Beth Lapaṭ. He became a Christian, but he later abjured his Christian identity. His family reproached him, so he confessed his faith before Bahram V and was martyred.

Names:

  • ܝܥܩܘܒ ܡܦܣܩܐ1
  • Jacob the Cut-Up
  • JACQUES L'INTERCIS2
  • Jacques l’Intercis1
  • St Jacob the Cut-Up12
  • Yaʾqōḇ Mpasqā1
  • Yaʿqōb Mpasqā

Sex: male2

Martyr

  • Martyr 2

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Dates

  • Floruit: 399-4212

Works Cited

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  • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 70, 1027.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 224.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Paul Bedjan (ed.), Acta martyrum et sanctorum (Parisiis; Lipsiae: Harrasssowitz, 1890)., : II, 539-58.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 4 Paul Peeters and Société de Bollandistes, Bibliotheca hagiographica orientalis (1910)., : 394.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic recordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 5 F. LaGrange, Actes Des Martyrs d'Orient (1852)., : 156-68.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 6 Henri Leclercq, Les martyrs; recuiel de pièces sur les martyrs depuis les origines du christianisme jusqu'au XXe siècle; (Paris: H. Oudin, 1902)., : III, 333-43.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 7 Addai Scher, Kitāb ašhar šuhadā' al-mašriq (Vies des saints martyrs d'Orient (Mossoul, 1900)., : II, 300-15.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 8 Paul Devos, "Le dossier hagiographique de S. Jacques l’Intercis." Analecta Bollandiana vol. 71vol. 72 (1953-1954)., : 71 (1953) 157-78.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 9 Paul Peeters and Société de Bollandistes, Bibliotheca hagiographica orientalis (1910)., : 395-98.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic recordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 10 Jean Maurice Fiey, "A travers l'hagiographie syriaque." Mélanges de l'Institut dominicain d'études orientales vol. 23 (1997)., : 455.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 11 Pontificia Università lateranense and Istituto Giovanni XXIII, Bibliotheca sanctorum (Roma: Istituto Giovanni XXIII nella Pontificia Università lateranense, 1961-1970)., : VI, 356-62.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 12 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: St Jacob the Cut-Up.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Jacob the Cut-Up — ܝܥܩܘܒ ܡܦܣܩܐ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1296.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Jacob the Cut-Up — ܝܥܩܘܒ ܡܦܣܩܐ .” 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/1296.

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Entry Title: Jacob the Cut-Up — ܝܥܩܘܒ ܡܦܣܩܐ

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  • Entries adapted from the work of Ugo Zanetti
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