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Catalogue of Greek Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts in the Collections of the USA, Part VIII


Nadezhda Kavrus-Hoffmann. “Catalogue of Greek Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Collections of the United States of America. Part VIII: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, The Library Company of Philadelphia.” Manuscripta 58, no 1 (2014): pp. 38–73. Abstract This article, part eight of the “Catalo…

FatherJustinsBlog | Notes From Sinai

An exciting new blog by Father Justin, the Librarian of St Catherine's Monastery in the Sinai:


Monastery Guest HouseApril 27, 2014Father Justin1 CommentThe central courtyardGuest rooms in the morning sunlightBeyond, the foothills of Mount SinaiThe dining hallAncient olive trees opposite the new buildings


Two photos from Pascha at the Sinai this year. Taken by Father Justin. Νυνὶ δὲ Χριστὸς ἐγήγερται ἐκ νεκρῶν ἀπαρχὴ τῶν κεκοιμημένων....Χριστὸς Ἀνέστη!


A Byzantine resources page by Yannis Stouraitis at Vienna


A blog for the promotion of research and scholarly dialogue on ideology and identity in Byzantine, Late Antique and Medieval Studies


December 8 (last Sunday) was the Feast Day of St Catherine. These photographs of the celebration of her feast at the St Catherine's Monastery in the Sinai (where her relics are) were passed along to us by Father Justin we thought they might be of interest to the wider Byzantine community.


Snow has fallen at St Catherine's today. Two pictures from Father Justin.


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