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MAXIMUS,  fifteenth patriarch of the See of Saint Mark (264-282)

MAXIMUS,  fifteenth patriarch of the See of Saint Mark (264-282). Maximus succeeded DIONYSIUS THE GREAT and remained at the head of the Coptic church for eighteen years. He was a contemporary to six Roman emperors, beginning with the relatively mild reign of Gallienus (260-268), followed by Claudius II (268-270), Aurelianus (270-275), Tacitus (275-276), Florianus (276), …

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Abraham Persa

ABRAHAM PERSA The Sahidic text published by E. O. Winstedt in The Proceedings of the Society of Biblical Archaeology (1908, with the variants of the two folios: W. E. Crum, 1905, No. 318 and G. Zoega, 1810, No. 222, from a copy by O. von Lemm) is probably part of an encomium. Among other things, …

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