- Dead temples vs. living churches: ISIS is obliterating Christian communities
- As late as the 13th century, Syriac Christian scholarship enjoyed a final flowering with the amazing polymath Gregory Bar-Hebraeus, the half-Jewish “Son of a Hebrew.
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- One text that Clarke is particularly excited about dates to the 13th century and may have been written by a man named Bar Hebraeus, a polymath who wrote about literature, science, philosophy, religion, history and medicine, Clarke said. [See Photos of ...
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- A story passed down by Abd-Al-Latif of Baghdad (1162-1231), Jamal Ad-din Al-Kufti (1169-1248), and Bar Hebraeus (1226-1286) was that when Caliph Omar was asked in 642 A.D. what to do with the world famous Library at Alexandria, he replied: “If those ...
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- For centuries, Syriac was one of the primary languages of Christian thought and writing, and languages like Coptic and Armenian were also critical.
- Massacres, butchery, beheadings – guess who?
- Gregory Bar-Hebraeus (1226-1286), a Syrian Orthodox Church leader, wrote how Turkish Muslim tolerance toward Christians turned to hate: “And having seen very much modesty and other habits of this kind among Christian people, certainly the Mongols ...
- Bar Hebraeus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- Gregory Bar Hebraeus (1226 – 30 July 1286), previously known by his Latin name Abulpharagius, was a catholicos (bishop) of the Syriac Orthodox Church in ...
- hebraeus - Wiktionary
- Pronunciation. (Classical) IPA: /heˈbraɪ.us/.
- Bar Hebraeus | Syrian philosopher | Britannica.com
- Sep 12, 2014 Bar Hebraeus, Arabic Ibn Al-ʿIbrī (“Son of the Hebrew”), or Abū al-Faraj, Latin name Gregorius (born 1226, Melitene, Armenia [now Malatya, ...
- CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Bar Hebraeus - New Advent
- He was the son of a Jewish physician, Aaron, a convert to the Jacobite faith; hence his surname of Bar 'Ebraya (Bar Hebræus), "Son of the Hebrew". Under the ...
- Table of Contents, Bar Hebraeus or Gregory Abu'l-Faraj
- [The history of the last ten years in the Chronography was not written by Bar Hebraeus, who died in 1286; the writer was probably his brother, Bar Sawma Safi .] ...
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