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The urban Saint in early Byzantine social history

by Julia Seiber

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Published by British Archaeological Reports in Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Byzantine Empire,
  • Middle East.
    • Subjects:
    • Christian saints -- Middle East.,
    • Spiritual healing -- History.,
    • Byzantine Empire -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesEarly Byzantine urban saints.
      Statement[by] Julia Seiber.
      SeriesBAR supplementary series ;, 37
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX380 .S44
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[8], 117 p. :
      Number of Pages117
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4220298M
      ISBN 100860540006
      LC Control Number80500087

      Social Hierarchy and Views of Human Nature Within Society There were many things about the social society in the byzantine empire. one thing is the kings were usually hereditary, what I mean by hereditary is the kings sons were to become kings when they were older. BYZANTINE CHURCH, HISTORY OF The term "Byzantine Church," as used here, designates exclusively the official Church of and in the Byzantine Empire from the death of Justinian () to the fall of Constantinople (), and does not cover its Slavic offshoots nor the Melkite patriarchates of Antioch and Alexandria. Source for information on Byzantine Church, History of: New Catholic Encyclopedia.

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