By W. Trent Foley, Arthur G. Holder
This quantity comprises six of Bede's shorter biblical writings, such a lot of which look right here in translation for the 1st time - On Tobias, at the Resting locations, Thirty questions about the publication of Kings, On 8 Questions, at the Holy locations and the letter On What Isaiah Says. Taken jointly, they demonstrate his remarkable versatility as a biblical exegete.
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Sanc. 2,27 (CCSL 175: 219,2 - 220,lO) 7 Mark 9:s. Luke 9:33 8 Adamnan De loc. sanc. 2,27 (CCSL 175: 220, 12-18) ON THE HOLY PLACES 23 XVII. CONCERNING THE SITE OF DAMASCUS Damascus is situated on a broad plain and is fortfled with a long circle of walls and numerous towers. Four great rivers flow through it. Here Christians frequent the church of St. John the Baptist, while the king of the Saracens and his own people have erected and consecrated another church for themselves. ’ It takes seven days to travel from Tabor to Damascus.
5 Luke 1:26-8;Adamnan De loc. SNIC. 2 - 219, 16) 6 Adamnan De loc. sanc. 2,27 (CCSL 175: 219,2 - 220,lO) 7 Mark 9:s. Luke 9:33 8 Adamnan De loc. sanc. 2,27 (CCSL 175: 220, 12-18) ON THE HOLY PLACES 23 XVII. CONCERNING THE SITE OF DAMASCUS Damascus is situated on a broad plain and is fortfled with a long circle of walls and numerous towers. Four great rivers flow through it. Here Christians frequent the church of St. John the Baptist, while the king of the Saracens and his own people have erected and consecrated another church for themselves.
I. 11. 111. IV. V. VI. VII. VIII. IX . X. XI. XII. XIII. XIV. Concerning the site of Jerusalem. Concerning the holy places in Jerusalem. Concerning Akeldama and the place where Judas was hanged. Concerning the Lord’s head-cloth and another great shroud made by St. Mary. Concerning the places around Jerusalem and the church in the valley of Jehoshaphat. Concerning the Mount of Olives and the holy places on it. Concerning the site of Bethlehem and the holy places there. Concerning the site of Hebron and the tombs of the fathers.
Bede: A Biblical Miscellany by W. Trent Foley, Arthur G. Holder