Papers of Alphonse Mingana (), scholar and curator of oriental manuscripts. Includes proofs of the index of his catalogue of his collection of Middle. Alphonse Mingana. Language of Material. English Amharic Arabic Armenian Coptic Georgian Hebrew Turkish Ottoman Persian Syriac. Physical. Alphonse Mingana (born as Hurmiz Mingana; Syriac: ܗܪܡܙ ܡܢܓܢܐ , in at Sharanesh, a village near Zakho (present day Iraq) – died 5 December

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It contains a collection of 13 critical studies mingaha the Qur’an written over the past two centuries by historians and scholars of the Middle East: The Mingana Collection is housed at Special Collections at the University of Birmingham where it is available for study.

Narsai spent ten years as a student at the School of Edessa, and later returned there to teach c. Special Collections will assist where possible mingqna identifying copyright owners, but responsibility alphonwe ensuring copyright clearance rests with the user of the material. Member feedback about List of Catholic priests: Alphonse Mingana, Papers of.

In the same year, Mingana moved to the John Rylands Library, Manchester to work as a curator of Oriental manuscripts; his catalogue of this collection was published in At one time hard pr Scope and Content The manuscripts are mostly on religious subjects, although the Islamic Arabic ones include philology, literature and science.

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The Chronicle of Arbela claims to record the early history of Christianity in the city which is now known as Erbil, Iraq, but which was then Arbela, capital of Adiabene. In that same year Mingana was appointed to the staff of the John Rylands Library in Manchester to catalogue the library’s collection of Arabic manuscripts.

The Orchard Learning Resources Al;honse and the University of Birmingham, Special Collections Department holds a rich collection of archives relating to missions, charities and other religious and ecclesiastical organisations and individuals.


Alphonde this caliphate, the Crusade was raging furiously, and Zengi, the Governor of Mosul and founder of Zengid dynasty, obtained high distinction as a brave and generous warrior. Related Material Cadbury Research Library: From he was Professor of Syriac at Mosul. The Arabic and Syriac manuscripts are on microfiche. A number of the manuscripts he returned with formed the basis of the Mingana Collection at Woodbrooke College.

The collection came to be cared for by the University of Birmingham’s Special Collections department when the Selly Oak Colleges merged with the University. It is truly magnificent! Books cover from creation to Herod the Great Book alphonsf is on demons Book are largely on typology in the Old Testament Book 9 is about the cults of pagan people. Patriarchs mimgana the Church of the East Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. Roman Catholic priests Revolvy Brain revolvybrain.

Chronicle of Arbela topic The Chronicle of Arbela claims to record the early history of Christianity in the city which is alphonxe known mingaja Erbil, Iraq, but which was then Arbela, capital of Adiabene.

Islamic studies by author non-Muslim or academic topic Included are prominent authors who have made studies concerning Islam, the religion and its civilization, and the culture of Muslim peoples. History of the Captivity in Babylon topic The History of the Captivity in Babylon is a pseudepigraphical text of the Old Testament that supposedly provides omitted details concerning the prophet Jeremiah.

He later became bishop alphonsee the d He was summoned to the caliph’s palace after the election, and after he was crowned with the mitre and seated upon a mule, he progressed as far as the church of the third ward with one of the noblemen of the palace, and there dismounted. Jewish literature Revolvy Brain revolvybrain.

Birmingham Quran manuscript topic Comparison of a 21st-century Quran left and the Birmingham Quran manuscript The Birmingham Quran manuscript is a parchment on which two leaves of an early Quranic manuscript are written.

The core of the collection The core of The Mingana Collection was built up minvana and through the interest and energy of Dr Edward Cadbury and Alphonse Mingana.


Cadbury Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. Custodial History There are two groups of papers sub-fonds in the collection. While his theology eventually led to his loss of favor among some branches of the church, Theodore was at least partially responsible for three church councils held to deal with his ideas, including those of Ephesus and Chalcedon.

Techny, Illinois Christianity in China Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. Please contact the University Archivist for further information. Alphonse Mingana, born Hurmiz Mingana in at Sharansh, a village near Zakho in the Ottoman Empire now in modern Iraqwas an Assyrian theologian, historian, orientalist and a former priest.

A further volume published in describes Christian Arabic manuscripts and 16 Syriac manuscripts. Early life and succession to the patriarchate Timothy was a native of Hazza in Adiabene.

Islam and other religions Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. The third volume, cataloging Christian Arabic manuscripts and 40 Syriac manuscripts was published intwo years after Mingana’s death. Warraq’s book, Professor Puin has written: He also wrote other books such as Al-Adab al-Mufrad.

A collection level description is available on the online archive catalogue, reference: The most recent entries are often sourced in universities, and allphonse works by Muslim professors whose publications address a worldwide audience. In Mingana moved mingaan to Birmingham to focus on cataloging the collection.

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In and he travelled through the regions of Iraq, Syria and Palestine and in went to Sinai and Upper Egypt. He changed his given name after becoming a Alphnose priest. A further volume published in describes Christian Arabic manuscripts and 16 Syriac manuscri Alphonse was born to Paolus and Maryam Nano, and had seven siblings.