Category Archives: Guest Post

Guest Post: Julien Delhez – The Third Hiob Ludolf Centre Summer School in Ethiopian and Eritrean Manuscripts Studies, Mekelle, Ethiopia, 24-29 September 2018

The last week of September, 33 graduate students and faculty members took part in the third summer school on Ethiopian and Eritrean manuscript studies organized by the Hiob Ludolf Centre for Ethiopian Studies (Hamburg). This year, for the first time, … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Anthony Alcock – John of Constantinople, Exegesis on Susanna & Frumentius, Athanasius and Constantius

Here are two recent contributions by Anthony Alcock: John of Constantinople, Exegesis on Susanna Frumentius, Athanasius and Constantius

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Guest Post: Anthony Alcock – Life of Isaiah of Gaza

Anthony Alcock has prepared an English translation of the Syriac Life of Isaiah of Gaza, attributed to Zacharias the Scholastic. You can download the document HERE.

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Guest Post: Anthony Alcock – The Concept of Our Great Power: Annotated Translation

Anthony Alcock has prepared a new translation of the Nag Hammadi treatise the Concept of Our Great Power (NH VI,4). You can download the document HERE.

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Guest Post: Anthony Alcock – Disputation between Simon a Jew and Theophilus a Christian

The text translated here is from the Latin text published by Adolf Harnack ‘Altercatio Simonis Iudaei et Theophili Christiani’ in Texte und Untersuchungen vol. I, 3 (1883) pp. 1-136. A copy of the text was also published by J.P. Migne … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Anthony Alcock – The Miracle of Chonae

The translation has been made from the continuous Greek text published by François Nau ‘Le miracle de S. Michel à Colosses’ Patrologia Orientalis 4 (1908) pp. 542-562. There is also a later Latin version, but the differences between the two … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Anthony Alcock – The Investiture of the Archangel Michael in English

Anthony Alcock translated into English the Investiture of the Archangel Michael, an apocryphal text which has survived in Coptic (Sahidic and Fayyumic), Gǝʿǝz, Old Nubian, and Greek. The Investiture of Michael is one of the apostolic memoirs, a group of Coptic … Continue reading

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