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This page was last edited on 14 Decemberat Although Greek compositions are the main source of pseudepigraphal material, there are also works in LatinSlavonic and Arabic. In this confusion, Ephrem wrote a great number of hymns defending Nicene orthodoxy. For other persons with the name, see Ephrem name.

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Sfantul Efrem Sirul – – Magazin Online de Icoane Ortodoxe

James, defended the city by his prayers during the siege of Sapor II. Chaldean Catholic Church. His Roman Catholic feast day siirul 9 June conforms to his date of death. Ephrem wrote a wide variety of hymns, poems, and sermons in verse, as well as prose exegesis. Saints of the Catholic Church. He wrote a biblical commentary on the Diatessaron the single gospel harmony of the early Syriac churchthe Syriac original of which was found in Military saints Virtuous pagan.


Sfantul Efrem Sirul – Saint Ephrem the Syrian

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. Students of Efrej often refer to this corpus as having a single author called “Greek Ephrem”, or Ephraem Graecus as opposed to the real Ephrem the Syrian.

In that year, Shapur attacked again. Each group has a title — Carmina NisibenaOn FaithOn ParadiseOn VirginityAgainst Heresies — but some of these sriul do not do justice to the entirety of the collection for instance, only the first half of the Carmina Nisibena is about Nisibis.

He was ordained as a deacon either at his baptism or later. This occurred to the extent that there is a huge corpus of Ephrem pseudepigraphy and legendary hagiography. Syriac Orthodox Church The most popular title for Ephrem is Harp efdem the Spirit Syriac: Nisibis was besieged inand The inscription tells that it was constructed under Bishop Vologeses in He was declared a Doctor of the Church in the Catholic Church in Evidence of Greek philosophical concepts in edrem writings of Ephrem the Syrian.

Internal evidence from Ephrem’s hymnody suggests that both his parents were part of the growing Christian community in the city, although later hagiographers wrote that his father was a pagan priest. Edessa had always been at the heart of the Syriac-speaking world, and the city was full of rival philosophies and religions.



Ephrem’s artful meditations on the symbols of Christian faith and his stand against heresy made him a popular source of inspiration throughout the church. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Wikiquote has quotations related to: During the first siege, Ephrem credits Bishop Jacob as defending the city with his prayers.

Mosaic of Christ PantocratorHagia Sophia. The third category of Ephrem’s writings is his prose work.

Siru Women of the Syrian Orient. He also wrote refutations against BardaisanMani, Marcion and others. One of the earlier “modifications” is the statement that Ephrem’s father was a pagan priest of Abnil or Abizal.

These hymns are full of rich, poetic imagery drawn from biblical sources, folk tradition, and other religions and philosophies.