Tag Archives: Melkites

O AGIOS CHRYSOROAS (blast)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM 1/02/19) John of Damascus and the Umayyad Dynasty As was previously mentioned, the Muslim authorities commenced in translating the financial records into Arabic, in Damascus as well as in many of the surrounding states. Yet while doing … Continue reading

Posted in HISTORIC THEMES | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

O AGIOS CHRYSOROAS (a)

Asad Rustum on St. John of Damascus Now this is a first for me, but David, a loyal reader of this blog and author of the blog Flow of Consciousness, has posted this with the express wishes that I re-post it. What follows is … Continue reading

Posted in HISTORIC THEMES | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment