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The Harp is the scholarly journal of Syriac, Oriental, and Ecumenical studies published by the St. Ephrem Ecumenical Research Institute (SEERI) in Kottayam, India.
Publisher: Gorgias Press LLC
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SKU (ISBN): 978-1-61143-640-2
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Publication Status: In Print

Series: The Harp 4
Publication Date: Sep 7,2012
Interior Color: Black
Trim Size: 6 x 9
Page Count: 263
Language: English
ISBN: 978-1-61143-640-2
$181.00
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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 contains: “Monasticism, the Heart of the Church” by I. Philips, “Themes in Ephrem’s Exodus Commentary” by A. Salvesen, “St. Basil the Great and the Syrian Christian Tradition” by D. G. K. Taylor, “The Suffering, Death and Resurrection of Christ-A Philoxenian View” by M. Severies, “Canon Law of Mar Abdisho” by Mar Aprem, The Role of Women in the early Greek and Syriac Churches” by K. Torjesen, “‘Singles’ in God’s Service: Thoughts on the Ihidaye from the works of Aphrahat and Ephraem the Syrian” by Sydney H. Griffith, “Some Important Baptismal Themes in the Syriac Tradition” by S. P. Brock, “West Syrian Anaphora as an Expression of the Trinitarian Doctrine” by Baby Varghese, and other articles and book reviews dealing with various issues of Syriac and Eastern Christianity.

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 contains: “Monasticism, the Heart of the Church” by I. Philips, “Themes in Ephrem’s Exodus Commentary” by A. Salvesen, “St. Basil the Great and the Syrian Christian Tradition” by D. G. K. Taylor, “The Suffering, Death and Resurrection of Christ-A Philoxenian View” by M. Severies, “Canon Law of Mar Abdisho” by Mar Aprem, The Role of Women in the early Greek and Syriac Churches” by K. Torjesen, “‘Singles’ in God’s Service: Thoughts on the Ihidaye from the works of Aphrahat and Ephraem the Syrian” by Sydney H. Griffith, “Some Important Baptismal Themes in the Syriac Tradition” by S. P. Brock, “West Syrian Anaphora as an Expression of the Trinitarian Doctrine” by Baby Varghese, and other articles and book reviews dealing with various issues of Syriac and Eastern Christianity.

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  • Title (page 3)
  • THE HARP (page 5)
  • Editorial (page 7)
  • The Second World Syriac Conference, SEERI September 3-8-1990 (page 9)
  • LEARN THINE OWN WEAKNESS (page 18)
  • Monasticism, the Heart of the Church (page 19)
  • VICE MIMICS VIRTUE (page 22)
  • Themes in Ephrem's Exodus Commentary (page 23)
  • Healing in St. Ephrem's Commentary on Diatessaron (page 37)
  • NO MAN SHALL SEE MY FACE AND LIVE (page 50)
  • St. Basil the Great and the Syrian Christian Tradition (page 51)
  • THE GRATEST OF ALL GLORYING IS IN THE CROSS (page 60)
  • The Suffering, Death and Resurrection Of Christ- A Philoxenian view (page 61)
  • SIN BURNS THE SINEWS OF THE SOUL (page 68)
  • Dadisho Qatraya and his Commentary on the Book of the Abbas Isaish (page 69)
  • I DID EAT MY BREAD WITH MY HONEY (page 86)
  • Cannon Law of Mar Abdisho (page 87)
  • Ecumenical Aspects of Barhebraeus' Christology (page 105)
  • SECOND ADVENT (page 112)
  • Prayer With Tears: A Great Feast of Repentance (page 113)
    • 1. Introduction (page 113)
    • 2. Prayer (page 114)
    • 3. Tears and prayer (page 117)
    • 4. The tears of Jesus: Consequence of Kenosis (page 119)
    • 5. On the Tears of Prayer (page 121)
    • 6. The Reference To Tears (page 124)
    • 7. Baptism of tears (page 130)
  • The Role of Women in the early Greek and Syriac Churches (page 137)
  • 'Singles' in God's Service; Thought'd on the Ihidaye from the Works of Aphrahat and Ephraem the Syrian (page 147)
  • BOLDNESS IN PRAYER (page 162)
  • The Book of Life in the Syriac Liturgy An Instrument of Social and Spiritual Survial (page 163)
  • THE VISION OF FAITH (page 174)
  • Theology and Practice of communal life according to Dadiso (page 175)
  • LOVE OF THE BRETHREN (page 190)
  • Some Important Baptismal Themes in the Syriac Tradition (page 191)
  • West Syrian Anaphora as an Expression of the Trinitarian Doctrine (page 217)
  • FEAR AND JOY (page 226)
  • Comparison Between Syriac Eucharistic Prayers and Actual African Eucharistic Prayers (page 227)
  • FROM ISLAND TO ISLAND (page 236)
  • Liturgical Relations Between East and West: The Prayers of Intercession (page 237)
  • GIVING (page 252)
  • Catechism and Preaching, Predication, Questions of Changes Since the apostolic Age in Latin and Syriac Liturgy (page 253)
  • THE SCOURGE OF LOVE (page 260)
  • SEERI - Chronicle (page 261)
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