Episode 41. Into the 7th Century.

In this episode we go through the collapse of the Arab Christian tribes, the schism between Antioch and Alexandria, and the three brother rebellion

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  1. The Rise of the Monophysite Movement. W.H.C Frend
  2. The Early Coptic Papacy. Steven J. Davis
  3. The Story of the Church of Egypt. E.L. Butcher
  4. The History of the Patriarchs. in English, translation of 13th century “Vulgate” version by B. Evetts . Available at: http://www.tertullian.org/fathers/severus_hermopolis_hist_alex_patr_01_part1.htm#FIRST_PREFACE
  5. The Coptic Encyclopedia. Edited by Aziz A. Atiya. Available at: http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/cdm/landingpage/collection/cce
  6. The Chronicles of John, Bishop of Nikiu. John of Nikiu. Translated by R. H. Charles. Available at: http://www.tertullian.org/fathers/nikiu1_intro.htm
  7. Ecclesiastical Histories of John, bishop of Ephesus. Translated by R.P. Smith. Available at: http://www.tertullian.org/fathers/ephesus_0_toc.htm
  8. Byzantium in the Seventh Century: The transformation of a Culture. J.F. Haldon.
  9. Byzantium and the Early Islamic Conquests. W.E Kaegi
  10. The Arab Conquest of Egypt. A.J. Butler.
  11. The Chronicle of Michael the Great, Patriarch of the Syrians. Translated by Robert Bedrosian.
 Music credit: Lullaby of Democracy. Doctor Turtle


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