Ephraem, Saint

Ephraem, Saint
Long article on the life and works of the hermit, deacon, poet

Catholic Encyclopedia. . 2006.


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  • Ephraem le Syrien — Éphrem Pour les articles homonymes, voir Saint Ephrem.  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Liste des primats de l Église orthodoxe d Antioche ou Ephrem d Antioche (526 544) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Saint Ephrem le Syrien — Éphrem Pour les articles homonymes, voir Saint Ephrem.  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Liste des primats de l Église orthodoxe d Antioche ou Ephrem d Antioche (526 544) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Saint Éphrem — Éphrem Pour les articles homonymes, voir Saint Ephrem.  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Liste des primats de l Église orthodoxe d Antioche ou Ephrem d Antioche (526 544) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ephraem Syrus, Saint — ▪ Christian theologian Syrian  Aphrem , also called  Ephraim the Syrian , Ephraem also spelled  Ephrem , bynames  Deacon of Edessa  and  Harp of the Holy Spirit  born c. 306, Nisibis, Mesopotamia [now Nusaybin, Turkey] died June 9, 373, Edessa,… …   Universalium

  • Ephraem Syrus — (c. 306–73)    Saint, Poet and Devotional Writer.    Ephraem was born in Nisibis, Syria, and was ordained as a deacon. He is thought to have saved Nisibis from a Persian invasion, but, after 363, he moved to Edessa in the Roman Empire, which was… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Ephraem der Syrer — Ephräm Ikone Ephräm der Syrer (aramäisch: ܡܪܝ ܐܦܪܝܡ ܣܘܪܝܝܐ Mor Aphrêm Sûryoyo) (* um 306 in Nisibis, heute Nusaybin; † 9. Juni 373 in Edessa, heute Şanlıurfa) war ein Heiliger, Schriftsteller und …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • EPHRAEM SYRUS —    the most famous of the Church Fathers in Syria, and called prophet of the Syrians, also Pillar of the Church and Help of the Holy Ghost, born at Nisibis, Mesopotamia; lived a hermit s life in a cave near Edessa; left exegetical writings,… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • The Life of Saint Mary the Harlot — (c. 370) is a hagiography which can be found in Book 1 of Rosweyde s Vitae patrum[1] Contents 1 Authorship 2 Plot synopsis 2.1 Chapter 1 …   Wikipedia

  • St. Ephraem —     St. Ephraem     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Ephraem     (EPHREM, EPHRAIM).     Born at Nisibis, then under Roman rule, early in the fourth century; died June, 373. The name of his father is unknown, but he was a pagan and a priest of the… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Gospel of Saint John —     Gospel of St. John     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Gospel of St. John     This subject will be considered under the following heads:     I. Contents and Scheme of the Gospel;     II. Distinctive Peculiarities;     III. Authorship;     IV.… …   Catholic encyclopedia

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