Manuscript No. 10: Book of Sermons, 17th/18th Century
- Manuscript No. 10: Book of Sermons, 17th/18th Century
- Uniform title
- Date Created
- 17th/18 century A.D.
- Armenian Manuscripts
- The contents of the MS are as follows:Fols. 1-11 (I) Our Lord Jesus Christ said in the Holy Gospel: “When you pray, you shall say: Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name…” [Matt. 6:9].Fols. 11v-16 (II) Isaiah, the holy prophet purified by fire, cries out: “Wash you, make you clean…” [Is. 1:16]Fols. 16v-24. (III) Again, at the beginning of Lent, on Confession, on the text: “Wash and become clean; etc.” [Is. 1:16] and The MS is a book of Sermons (K‘arozgir‘k). the authors of only five of 36 homilies in the codex are known: nos. XXXII-XXXV are attributed to Mat‘eos Vardapet and no XXXVI to Georg Vardapet.
- There are no colophons of inscriptions in the codex, hence its date of executio and provenance are unknown. The paleography suggests that the MS was probably written in the seventh century. There is no indication as to when and from whom Dr. Minasian acquired the book.
- 167 folios
- 16.5 X 10.5 cm.
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