Sophia and her daughters Pistis, Elpis and Agape (text) - ܣܘܦܝܐ ܘܦܝܣܛܝܣ ܘܗܠܦܝܣ ܘܐܓܐܦܝ

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Titles

  • ܣܘܦܝܐ ܘܦܝܣܛܝܣ ܘܗܠܦܝܣ ܘܐܓܐܦܝ1
  • Sōpyā w-Pīsṭīs w-Hēlpīs w-ʾĀǥāpī1
  • Sophie, Pistis, Elpis et Agapè (texte)1
  • Sophia and her daughters Pistis, Elpis and Agape (text)1

Reference Numbers

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Prologue

ܒܛܝܒܘܬܗ ܕܐܠܗܐ: ܣܒܪܬܐ ܬܚܝܬ ܫܡܝܐ ܒܐܪܥܐ ܟܠܗܿ ܐܙܕܪܥܬ: ܡܢ ܝܫܘܥ ܡܫܝܚܐ ܦܪܘܩܐ ܕܟܠܗܘܢ ܒܢܝ̈ܢܫܐ: ܕܢܗܝܡܢ ܟܠܢܫ ܒܐܠܗܐ ܐܚܝܕ ܟܠ: ܘܒܝܫܘܥ ܡܫܝܚܐ ܒܪܐ ܝܚܝܕܝܐ: ܘܒܪܘܚܐ ܚܝܐ ܘܩܕܝܫܐ. 1
Par la grâce de Dieu la Bonne Nouvelle a été plantée sous les cieux et par toute la terre, par Jésus-Christ Sauveur de tous les hommes afin que tous croyent en Dieu tout-puissant, en Jésus-Christ le Fils unique et en l’Esprit vivant et saint. 1

Incipit (Opening Line)

ܐܢܬܬܐ ܕܝܢ ܚܕܐ ܐܝܬ ܗܘ̣ܐ ܡܢ ܓܢܣܐ ܪܒܐ ܕܒܝܬ ܣܠܘܣܛܝܘܣ: ܘܫܡܗܿ ܣܘܦܝܐ. 1
Il y avait une femme de la grande famille des Sallustii, appelée Sophie. 1

Explicit (Closing Line)

ܘܟܕ ܐܡܪ ܗܠܝܢ: ܐܝܠܠ ܒܩܠܐ ܪܡܐ ܘܐܨܛܪܝ ܠܬܪܝܢ: ܘܐܬܒܕܪ ܒܣܪܗ ܡܢܗ: ܘܓܪ̈ܡܘܗܝ ܠܐ ܐܫܬܟܚܘ. ܗܕܐ ܒܢܒܝܘܬܐ ܘܒܨܠܘܬܐ ܠܘܬܗ ܐܣܬܥܪܬ. 1
Et après avoir dit cela, il poussa une forte lamentation et il se déchira en deux, et sa chair se répandit et ses os devinrent introuvables. Cela lui advint conformément à la prophétie et à la prière. 1

Editions

Paul Bedjan (ed.), Acta martyrum et sanctorum (Parisiis; Lipsiae: Harrasssowitz, 1890)., vol: 6, : p. 32-52.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record

Syriac Manuscript Witnesses

ms Londres, British Library, Add. 14644, f. 63v-72 1

Works Cited

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  • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 151.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
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Relationships

Sophia and her daughters Pistis, Elpis and Agape (text) commemorates (4) records.
Pistis - ܦܝܣܛܝܣ(Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, 138 ) Names: PīsṭīsPīsṭīsPistis Pistis was a virgin martyred with her mother Sophia and her sisters Aghapi and Elpis .URI: http://syriaca.org/person/2016
Elpis - ܗܠܦܝܣ(Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, 138 ) Names: HēlpīsHēlpīsElpis Elpis was a virgin martyred with her mother Sophia and her sisters Aghapi and Pīsṭīs .URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1707
Agape - ܐܓܐܦܝ(Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, 138 ) Names: AghapiʾĀǥāpīAgapè Agape was a virgin martyred with her mother Sophia and her sisters Pistis and Elpis .URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1563
Sophia - ܣܘܦܝܐ(Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, 138 ) Names: SopiyaSophia (Wisdom)SōpyāSophieSOPHIESophie or wisdom with her three daughters Faith Hope and Charity were martyred in Rome under Hadrian Sophie was invoked as a saint to...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1489
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See Also

  • BHS: 151
  • BHO: 1083

How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Sophia and her daughters Pistis, Elpis and Agape (text) — ܣܘܦܝܐ ܘܦܝܣܛܝܣ ܘܗܠܦܝܣ ܘܐܓܐܦܝ ” in Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca Electronica last modified November 5, 2015, http://syriaca.org/work/371.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Sophia and her daughters Pistis, Elpis and Agape (text) — ܣܘܦܝܐ ܘܦܝܣܛܝܣ ܘܗܠܦܝܣ ܘܐܓܐܦܝ .” In Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca Electronica, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent and David A. Michelson. Vol. of Gateway to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published November 5, 2015. http://syriaca.org/work/371.

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