Syriac and Ethiopian Christianity

Posted January 18, 2018 11:55 pm by Dr. Adam DeVille

Syriac and Ethiopian Christianity

One of the happy benefits of living in the last two decades is that the venerable traditions of first Syriac, and more recently Ethiopian, Christianity have started to become better known. One publisher responsible for much of this is Peeters of Belgium, which has recently brought out Ralph Lee’s Symbolic Interpretations in Ethiopic and Early Syriac Literature (2017), 312pp.About this new book (whose table of contents is here) the publisher tells us the following:The palimpsest of Ethiopian Christianity reveals the possible impact and influence of several hands: Judaic, Egyptian, and Syrian. This book investigates the influence of Syrian Christianity upon the trajectory

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