The Harp is the scholarly journal of Syriac, Oriental, and Ecumenical studies published by the St. Ephrem Ecumenical Research Institute (SEERI) in Kottayam, India. The Harp publishes articles and book reviews from scholars of Eastern Christianity from around the world. The present volume is Part II of a two volume Festschrift for Jacob Thekeparampil and contains: “Der Alexanderwall gegen Gog und Magog – Ein syrisches Wandermotiv” by A. Schmidt, “Some Hidden Treasures of the Pampakuda Fenquitho” by S. P. Brock, “The Churchs of the Syriac Tradition and Ecumenism” by G. Chediath, “The Beginning of Christianity in Kerala” by M. Ulakamthara, “The Perception and Prominence of Mary in Eastern Christian Traditions” by J. Samaha, “Ephrem the Syrian: Bibliography” by A. Sauma, “The Cultural Heritage of the Assyrian Church of the East in India,” by P. Varghese, and other articles dealing with various issues of Syriac and Eastern Christianity.
Rev. Jacob Thekeparampil