Homilies of Mar Jacob of Sarug/Homiliae Selectae Mar-Jacobi Sarugensis as the Reward of Asceticism in Mēmrā of Jacob of Serug”, Hugoye, vol. 7, no. Works Cited. Any information without attribution has been created following the editorial guidelines. 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca . From what I have read of Jacob of Serug, he belonged to the non-Chalcedonian party in Syria, now commonly called the Syrian Orthodox.

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Of his merits as a writer and poet we are now well able to judge from Paul Bedjan ‘s edition of selected metrical homilies Pariscontaining pieces.

Sign in anonymously Don’t add me to the active users list. The Metropolitan gave me some additional information too.

From the various extant accounts of Jacob’s life and from the number of his known works, we gather that his literary od was unceasing. Academic Library of Wagnerianis, Jcaob always read with much pain that in a certain Eastern Orthodox Church there is some division, even for some frivolous matter, according to my understanding, not Christological at all, some calendar case or I don’t know what else, and this hinders one part to not have communion with the other part, even calling each other heretics, not wanting to enter the churches of each other, it is forbidden.

Jacob of Serug 451-521

So please, when writing about seruug concerning the Non-Chalcedonian Churches, bear in mind this very important circumstance. The info was provided by Metropolitan Jackb who now resides in California. I need to edit an awefully composed sentence in the above post. See all FAQs Close. Why did I bring these examples?

In any event, I’m not sure what “significant ecclesiological implications” there would be in his being considered a saint; two “outsiders” instead of one doesn’t seem to me like a huge difference.

This entry incorporates copyrighted material from the following work s: Even though imperial persecution of anti-Chalcedonians became increasingly brutal towards the end of Jacob’s life, he remained surprisingly quiet on such divisive theological and political jacon.


Jacob of Sarug’s Homilies on Elijah by Jacob Book 7 editions published between and in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide. Syriac Text and German Translation: There were no accurate information available due to serhg lack of translations and where there were some translations this favoured Nestorius more.

At the seruh of 68, Jacob was consecrated bishop of Batnan, another town in the district of Serugh, but he only lived until November Jacob of Sarug’s Homily on the sinful woman by Jacob 3 editions published in in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide “Recognized as a saint by both Chalcedonian and non-Chalcedonian Christians alike, Jacob of Sarug d.

Posted 27 February – From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. I’m wrong or not, but I don’t see any human or reasonable solution for this problem. Plenty of saints have primarily local veneration, though, and that’s not always easy to dig up information on especially if the saint is known by a variation on the usual name.

I started to check this information, though it is provided jafob theologians or people who have made researches on this Father.

Jacob of Serugh – OrthodoxWiki

They were not a part of the Orthodox Church. Thank you for reading this. The Church of the East, srug which he was a bishop, had clearly rejected the Ecumenical Council of Ephesus and exonerated Seruf centuries earlier. He wrote his earliest homilies in his early twenties. Works Cited Any information without attribution has been created following the Syriaca. The Young man who said to our Lord, ‘What shall I do to inherit eternal life? Sur cette parole de St.

Bedjan with a supplemental sixth volume of additional homilies collected by S. Retrieved from ” https: Thomas Evangelical Church A couple of days ago UPS delivered a box with copies of my new book on two homilies by Jacob of Serug.


By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Two years ago I needed to know if Evagrius of Pontus is a saint also in other Churches, jackb for the Armenian Church.

Saint Jacob of Serug?

Sign In Need an account? Also for St Isaac, that part of the church walled itself away from the others so they weren’t really involved in the Nestorian controversy, if i remember my readings correctly.

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More detailed comments may be noted on the talk page. Javascript Disabled Detected You currently have javascript disabled. I have found that profit for my own soul, for example. The volume is one of the fascicles of Gorgias Press’s The Metrical Homilies of Mar Jacob of Sarug, which, when complete, will contain all of Jacob’s surviving sermons” I’m sure, many Eastern Orthodox would say, ‘Oh thanks God, we are not in union with these Armenians’ ot I’m now not offended at all of such things because I also say many things in my mind about A, B, C etc and what’s of it?

In his correspondence with Bishop Paul of Edessa he also expresses his opposition to what happened at Chalcedon. As I have already written, Jacob of Sarug is an acceptable Father for us, but not a commemorated saint, at least not today. From the various extant accounts of Jacob’s life and from the number of his known works, we gather pf his literary activity was unceasing.

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