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MJ. Smith | Forum Activity | Posted: Mon, Dec 7 2020 4:58 PM

‘The Magi in Syriac tradition’, [in:] Malphono w-Rabo d-Malphone: Studies in Honor of Sebastian P. Brock, editor George A. Kiraz, Piscataway: Gorgias Press, 2008, pp. 809-843; | Witold Witakowski - Academia.edu provides some fun reading.

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DMB | Forum Activity | Replied: Mon, Dec 7 2020 7:12 PM

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Thank you!  Maybe the 3-12 kings can bring us back Gorgias too! Need more Antioch.

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Bruce Dunning | Forum Activity | Replied: Tue, Dec 8 2020 8:16 AM

Thanks for this link. I was not aware of the Syriac tradition of 12 Magi and they are even specifically named! It is nice to learn something new about Christmas.

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Gordon Jones | Forum Activity | Replied: Tue, Dec 8 2020 2:16 PM

Thanks MJ

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