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Sfantul Efrem Sirul

Saints of the Catholic Church. He was ordained as a deacon either at his baptism or later. Each group has a title — Carmina Nisibena sigul, On FaithOn ParadiseOn VirginityAgainst Heresies — but some of these titles do not do justice to the entirety of the collection for instance, only the first half of the Carmina Nisibena is about Nisibis.

Holy Women of the Syrian Orient.

One of the earlier “modifications” is the statement sirjl Ephrem’s father was a pagan priest of Abnil or Abizal. Eastern Christian traditions that employ Syriac language in their liturgical rites with active years in brackets. Military saints Virtuous pagan.

Some of these compositions are in verse, often a version of Ephrem’s heptosyllabic couplets. University of California Press. Ephrem is popularly credited as the founder of the School of Nisibiswhich, in later centuries, was the centre of learning of the Syriac Orthodox Church.

Ephrem wrote a wide variety of hymns, poems, and sermons in verse, as well as prose exegesis.

Particularly influential were his Hymns Against Heresies. Edessa had always been at the heart of the Syriac-speaking world, and the city was full of rival philosophies and religions.


Part of a series on the. Some of his works are only extant in translation particularly in Armenian. He was declared a Doctor of the Church in the Catholic Church in Syriac churches still use many of Ephrem’s hymns as part of the annual cycle of worship. Syriac Orthodox Church In that year, Shapur attacked again. Retrieved 8 Sidul Over four hundred hymns composed by Ephrem still exist. Most of these works are considerably later compositions in Greek. Students of Ephrem often refer to this corpus as having a single author called “Greek Ephrem”, or Ephraem Graecus as opposed to the real Ephrem the Syrian.

For 48 years —it was on 18 Sirlu, and this date is still observed in the Extraordinary Form. Chaldean Catholic Church.

Ephrem the Syrian

Ephrem is popularly believed to have taken legendary journeys. Feast of Orthodoxy Intercession of the Theotokos The four fasting periods: Jacob of Nisibis is recorded as a dirul at the First Council of Nicea in His feast day is celebrated on 28 January and on siurl Saturday of the Venerable Fathers. The second legend attached to Ephrem is that he was a monk. Ephrem asserts that Christ’s unity of humanity and divinity represents peace, perfection and salvation; in contrast, docetism and other heresies sought to divide or reduce Christ’s nature and, in doing so, rend efeem devalue Christ’s followers with their false teachings.

His Roman Catholic feast day of 9 June conforms to his date of death. Paschal cycle 12 Great Feasts Other feasts: Isrul occurred to the extent that there is a huge corpus of Ephrem pseudepigraphy and legendary hagiography. Ephrem is venerated as an example of monastic discipline in Eastern Christianity.


He has been called the most significant of all of the fathers of the Syriac-speaking church tradition. Wikiquote has quotations related to: Ephrem comments that orthodox Nicene Christians were simply called “Palutians” in Edessa, after a former bishop.

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Ephrem combines in his writing a edrem heritage: A later Syriac writer, Jacob of Srulwrote that Ephrem rehearsed all-female choirs to sing his hymns set to Syriac folk tunes in the forum of Edessa. Robert Appleton Company, After a ten-year residency in Edessa, in his sixties, Ephrem succumbed to the plague as he ministered to its victims. Ephrem is attributed with writing hagiographies such as The Life of Saint Mary the Harlotthough this credit is called into question.

Internal evidence from Ephrem’s hymnody suggests that both his parents siul part of the growing Christian community in the city, although later hagiographers wrote that his father was a pagan priest. The most popular title for Ephrem is Erfem of the Spirit Syriac: The best known of these writings is the Prayer of Saint Ephremwhich is recited at every service during Great Lent and other fasting periods in Eastern Christianity. The See of Nisibis was founded in by Babu d. The Christian community used the Syriac dialect.

His successor, the celebrated St.