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Galatians to Philemon According to the Syriac Peshitta Version with English Translation


English Translation by J. Edward Walters; Text Prepared by George Anton Kiraz
This volume is part of a series of English translations of the Syriac Peshitta along with the Syriac text carried out by an international team of scholars.
Publisher: Gorgias Press LLC
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SKU (ISBN): 978-1-61143-893-2
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Publication Status: In Print

Series: Surath Kthob
Publication Date: Apr 11,2013
Interior Color: Black
Trim Size: 7 x 10
Page Count: 220
Languages: English, Syriac
ISBN: 978-1-61143-893-2
$150.00
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This volume is part of a series of English translations of the Syriac Peshitta along with the Syriac text carried out by an international team of scholars. J. Edward Walters has translated the text, while Kiraz has prepared the Syriac text in the West Syriac script, fully vocalized and pointed. The translation and the Syriac text are presented on facing pages so that both can be studied together. All readers are catered for: those wanting to read the text in English, those wanting to improve their grasp of Syriac by reading the original language along with a translation, and those wanting to focus on a fully vocalized Syriac text.

This volume is part of a series of English translations of the Syriac Peshitta along with the Syriac text carried out by an international team of scholars. J. Edward Walters has translated the text, while Kiraz has prepared the Syriac text in the West Syriac script, fully vocalized and pointed. The translation and the Syriac text are presented on facing pages so that both can be studied together. All readers are catered for: those wanting to read the text in English, those wanting to improve their grasp of Syriac by reading the original language along with a translation, and those wanting to focus on a fully vocalized Syriac text.

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Contributor Biography

J. Walters

James Edward Walters (PhD in Early Christianity, Princeton Theological Seminary) is currently an Assistant Professor of Religion at Rochester College in Rochester Hills, MI. He works primarily with the early Syriac tradition and is interested in late antique Christianity, the reception and transmission of Scripture, and ancient Mediterranean religions.

George Kiraz

George A. Kiraz is the founder and director of Beth Mardutho: The Syriac Institute, and the president of Gorgias Press. He earned an MSt in Syriac Studies from Oxford University, and an MPhil and PhD from Cambridge University. He has an extensive list of publications in Syriac studies.

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