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☉ [PDF / Epub] ☆ Christian Novels from the Menologion of Symeon Metaphrastes (Dumbarton Oaks Medieval Library) By Symeon Metaphrastes ❤ – Anglo-saxon.co Created in the tenth century most likely as an imperial commission the Menologion is a collection of rewritings of saints’ lives originally intended to be read at services for Christian feast days YCreated in the tenth century most likely as an imperial commission the Menologion is a collection of rewritings of saints’ lives originally intended to be read at services for Christian feast days Yet Symeon Metaphrastes’s stories also abound in transgression and violence punishment and redemption love and miracles They resemble Greek novels of the first centuries of the Common Era highlighting intense emotions and focusing on desire both sacred and profaneSymeon Metaphrastes was celebrated for rescuing martyrdom accounts and saints’ biographies that otherwise may have been lost HisMenologion among the most important Byzantine works represents the culmination of a well established tradition of Greek Christian storytelling A landmark of Byzantine religious and literary culture the Menologion was revered for centuries―copied in hundreds of manuscripts recited publicly and adapted into other medieval languages This edition presents the first English translation of six Christian novels excerpted from Symeon’s text all of them featuring women who defy social expectations.

Created in the tenth century most likely as an imperial commission the Menologion is a collection of rewritings of saints’ lives originally intended to be read at services for Christian feast days Yet Symeon Metaphrastes’s stories also abound in transgression and violence punishment and redemption love and miracles They resemble Greek novels of the first centuries of the Common Era highlighting intense emotions and focusing on desire both sacred and profaneSymeon Metaphrastes was celebrated for rescuing martyrdom accounts and saints’ biographies that otherwise may have been lost HisMenologion among the most important Byzantine works represents the culmination of a well established tradition of Greek Christian storytelling A landmark of Byzantine religious and literary culture the Menologion was revered for centuries―copied in hundreds of manuscripts recited publicly and adapted into other medieval languages This edition presents the first English translation of six Christian novels excerpted from Symeon’s text all of them featuring women who defy social expectations.

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