The Year of Jacob of Serugh: An Online Series of Lectures on the Writings and Theology of the Bishop of Batnan to Celebrate the 1500th Anniversary of His Death

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  • Sebastian Brock

    Why Should We Be Celebrating Jacob of Serugh?
    January 20, 2021

  • Philip Forness

    A Mediator between Exegetical Traditions
    Jacob of Serugh and His Letters
    on Biblical Interpretation
    February 17, 2021

  • Jeffrey Wickes

    The Living Saints in Jacob’s Memre
    March 17, 2021

  • Muriel Debié

    Jacob of Serugh in His Time:
    A Preacher in Late Antique Mesopotamia
    April 21, 2021

  • Erin Galgay Walsh

    Well-Versed in Pain:
    Biblical Narratives of Healing
    in Jacob of Serugh’s Poetry
    June 16, 2021

  • Roger Akhrass

    Merciless Apostles and Prophets:
    Criticism of the Righteous
    in Jacob of Serugh’s Homily
    on Admonition
    July 21, 2021

  • Kelli Bryant Gibson

    ‘The Friend of Jesus’:
    Jacob of Serugh’s Version
    of the Abgar Legend
    August 18, 2021

  • Aaron Butts

    A New Look at the Anti-Judaism
    of Jacob of Serugh (d. 521)
    September 15, 2021

  • Thomas Kollamparampil

    Pastoral Catechesis
    of Mar Jacob of Serugh
    October 20, 2021

  • Khalil Alwan

    Did Jacob of Serugh,
    Pseudo-Dionysius the Areopagite,
    and Stephen Bar Ṣudaīlī
    draw on the Same Theological Source?
    November 17, 2021

  • Susan Ashbrook Harvey

    Creation, Order, Beauty:
    Jacob of Serugh
    on Liturgical Aesthetics
    December 15, 2021