By Sebastian P. Brock

ISBN-10: 0860783057

ISBN-13: 9780860783053

The most challenge of those articles is the interplay of Syriac with Greek tradition in past due Antiquity. The e-book contains an exam of the method of translation from Greek into Syriac, reports of a couple of strange Greek texts in Syriac, and inter-church relatives within the 5th-7th centuries.

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1933 C. Torrey, The Excavations at Dura Europas: Preliminary Report of a Fourth Season (New Haven 1933), 178-81, 229-31. - Drijvers 63. 261 1934 D. C. Baramki and St. H. Stephan, ' A Nestorian hermitage between Jericho and the Jordan ', Quarterly of the Department of Antiquities in Palestine 4 (1934) 81-6 and plates LII-LIV. - p. 83: 9th cent, mosaic inscription with names. E. Littmann, Semitic Inscriptions; Section B, Syriac Inscriptions (Publications of the Princeton University Archaeological Expedition to Syria in 1904-5 and 1909, Division 4; Leiden, 1934).

Martin, ' Preliminary report on Nestorian remains north of Kuei-hua, Suiyüan ', Monumenta Serica 3 (1938) 232-49. - Including some inscriptions in Syriac script, but shown by K. Groenbech {Monumenta Serica 4 (1939/40) 305-7) to be in Turkish. 1951 P. Y. Saeki, The Nestorian Documents and Relics in China (Tokyo, 1951). - For the Syriac text of the famous Hsi-an fu stele, see pp. 68-77; a select bibliography of earlier works is given on pp. 78-9. 1954 J. Foster, ' Crosses from the walls of Zaitun ', Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society 1954, 1-25.

Bagatti, The Town of Nebo (Jerusalem 1949) 263-8 and plate 43,2. - CPA inscription on mosaic at el-Quweisme; see also Milik 1960a. 1951 P. Benoit and M. E. Boismard, ' Un ancien sanctuaire chrétien à Béthanie ', Revue Biblique 58 (1951) 200-51. - No. 70 (p. 241) is a barely legible graffito in estrangelo; the remaining inscriptions are in Greek. 1953 J. T. Milik, ' Une inscription et une lettre en araméen christo-palestinien ', Revue Biblique 60 (1953) 526-39. J. B. Segal, ' Pagan Syriac monuments in the Vilayet of Urfa ', Anatolian Studies 3 (1953) 116.

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