S. Joannis Chrysostomi, In cap. I Genes.

"Sermo admonitorius sub initium sanctae Quadragesimae", (Homilia Prima, cap. 1). Greek : Ἰωάννου τοῦ Χρυσοστόμου, Λόγος παραινετικός εἰς τὴν εἴσοδο τῆς ἁγίας Τεσσαρακοστῆς.

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Utopia, armarium codicum bibliophilorum, Nicosia, Constantinides I

Athina Almpani, MIET 2018 (Not Printed)

General Information

Title: S. Joannis Chrysostomi, In cap. I Genes. Homil. I

Shelfmarks: Nicosia, Constantinides I

Material: Parchment

Date of Origin: 11th century

Script, Hands:

The text is written in a minuscule script.

It begins with the title (PG 53, col. 21) of the Homilia in majuscule (type, but not bigger in size than the main content).

General Remarks:

The surviving 11th-century parchment folio was used later for binding of a printed book. 

Original Condition

Number of Columns: 2

Number of Lines: at least 32

Content

  • Content Item
    • Persons: John Chrysostom
    • Text Language: Ancient Greek
    • Title: In cap. I Genes. Homil. I
    • Content Description:

      The folio contains the first part of one Homilia by John Chrysostom (PG 53, col. 21-22) : In cap. I Genes. Homil. I, "Sermo admonitorius sub initium sanctae Quadragesimaethe". Greek : Ἰωάννου τοῦ Χρυσοστόμου, Λόγος παραινετικός εἰς τὴν εἴσοδο τῆς ἁγίας Τεσσαρακοστῆς

      The text begins with the title (PG 53, col. 21) of the Homilia (as above).

      Des. (PG 53, col. 22, lin. 40-41) : φάρμακον | μέλλοντος ὑποδέχεσθαι τὴν ἐκ | τῆς νηστείας ὠφέλειαν, λέγω δὴ τὸ | τῆς διαίτης 

    • I_Codex_from_Private_Collection_Nicosia_recto

History

Provenance:

Lapethos, Cyprus

Remarks:

Manuscript no I (the present frag.) has been lent by Dr. C. P. Kyrris for the Exhibition on the occasion of the First International Symposium on Mediaeval Cypriot Palaeography [see Constantinides' catalogue entry, in attached description]. 

Host Volume

Remarks:

The parchment folio was used later for binding of a printed book.

Bibliography

  • Δελτίο τοῦ Ἱστορικού καὶ Παλαιογραφικοῦ Άρχείου. Δ'. 1984-1987 — Μορφωτικό Ἵδρυμα Ἐθνικῆς Τραπέζης, Athens 1988, ρ. 218.