The Sixth Book of the Select Letters of Severus of Antioch - ܟܬܒܐ ܕܫܬܐ ܕܐܓܪ̈ܬܐ ܗܩ̈ܠܘܓܐ ܕܩܕܝܫܐ ܣܐܘܪܐ

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Titles

  • The Sixth Book of the Select Letters of Severus of Antioch1
  • ܟܬܒܐ ܕܫܬܐ ܕܐܓܪ̈ܬܐ ܗܩ̈ܠܘܓܐ ܕܩܕܝܫܐ ܣܐܘܪܐ1

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Abstract

This collection of 123 letters was translated from Greek to Syriac in A.D. 669 by Athanasius of Nisibis. It comes from book six of a larger Greek collection of letters that circulated under the title The Select Letters of Severus of Antioch [http://syriaca.org/work/10542] . These were letters selected from a still larger collection of some 3824 letters called The Letters of Severus of Antioch . 3, 10

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External relationships (123)

To John CanopitesA letter of Severus of Antioch not contained in the no longer extant 23 books of the large collection of The Letters of Severus...URI: http://syriaca.org/work/3143
To Eustace the PresbyterA letter of Severus of Antioch appearing in the no longer extant large collection The Letters of Severus VII 140 and in the Sixth...URI: http://syriaca.org/work/3069
To Dioscorus, Archbishop of AlexandriaA letter of Severus of Antioch appearing in the no longer extant large collection The Letters of Severus I 115 and in the Sixth...URI: http://syriaca.org/work/3018
To John and John, Presbyters and ArchimandritesA letter of Severus of Antioch appearing as letter I 49 in The Sixth Book of the Select Letters There it indicates that this...URI: http://syriaca.org/work/3099
To Philoxenus, Bishop of DolicheA letter of Severus of Antioch appearing in the no longer extant large collection The Letters of Severus V 66 and in the Sixth...URI: http://syriaca.org/work/3056
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Editions

  1. E. W. Brooks (ed.), Text, The Sixth Book of the Select Letters of Severus Patriarch of Antioch in the Syriac Version of Athanasius of Nisibis vol. 1.1 (Oxford: Williams and Norgate, 1902)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  2. E. W. Brooks (ed.), Text, The Sixth Book of the Select Letters of Severus Patriarch of Antioch in the Syriac Version of Athanasius of Nisibis vol. 1.2 (Oxford: Williams and Norgate, 1904)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

Manuscripts

  1. Brit. Mus. MSS, Add. 12,181
  2. Brit. Mus. MSS, Add. 14,600
  3. Laurentian Library, Cod. Pal. Med. Or. 73
  4. Brit. Mus. Add. 12,154
  5. Cod. Paris. Syr. 62

Modern Translation

  1. E. W. Brooks (ed.), Translation, The Sixth Book of the Select Letters of Severus Patriarch of Antioch in the Syriac Version of Athanasius of Nisibis vol. 2.1 (Oxford: Williams and Norgate, 1903)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  2. E. W. Brooks (ed.), Translation, The Sixth Book of the Select Letters of Severus Patriarch of Antioch in the Syriac Version of Athanasius of Nisibis vol. 2.2 (Oxford: Williams and Norgate, 1904)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

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  • 1 E. W. Brooks (ed.), Text, The Sixth Book of the Select Letters of Severus Patriarch of Antioch in the Syriac Version of Athanasius of Nisibis vol. 1.1 (Oxford: Williams and Norgate, 1902)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 E. W. Brooks (ed.), Text, The Sixth Book of the Select Letters of Severus Patriarch of Antioch in the Syriac Version of Athanasius of Nisibis vol. 1.2 (Oxford: Williams and Norgate, 1904)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 E. W. Brooks (ed.), Translation, The Sixth Book of the Select Letters of Severus Patriarch of Antioch in the Syriac Version of Athanasius of Nisibis vol. 2.1 (Oxford: Williams and Norgate, 1903)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 4 E. W. Brooks (ed.), Translation, The Sixth Book of the Select Letters of Severus Patriarch of Antioch in the Syriac Version of Athanasius of Nisibis vol. 2.2 (Oxford: Williams and Norgate, 1904)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 5 Brit. Mus. MSS, Add. 12,181
  • 6 Brit. Mus. MSS, Add. 14,600
  • 7 Laurentian Library, Cod. Pal. Med. Or. 73
  • 8 Brit. Mus. Add. 12,154
  • 9 Cod. Paris. Syr. 62
  • 10 E. W. Brooks (ed.), "Letters LXII to CXVII." in E. W. Brooks (ed.), A Collection of Letters of Severus of Antioch, from Numerous Syriac ManuscriptsR. Graffin and F. Nau (eds.), Tomus Decimus Quartus, Patrologia Orientalis, tomus 14 (Paris: Firmin-Didot et cie, 1919-1920Paris: Firmin-Didot et cie, 1920)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

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