Occurrence 17130
(formerly occ/251)

Type(s) [4312] Χριστοῦ στόμα πέφυκε τὸ Παύλου στόμα (2 verses)
Text source DBBE (Inspection of a reproduction of the manuscript)
Text status Text completely known
Date 11th c.
Manuscript JERUSALEM - Patriarchike Bibliotheke - Hagiou Saba 33 [11th c.]
Place in Manuscript f. 189r
Palaeographical information Written by a different hand in the lower margin.
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Genre(s) Author-related epigram
Comment Note the pun on the name of the praised author.

According to Demus (1960: 111) the idea that 'St. John Chrysostom inherited the gift of words from St. Paul who had it from Christ' is a typical motive; cf. 'Ἰδοὺ λαλοῦσιν ὡς διηρμηνευκότες'.
Image source(s) https://www.loc.gov/resource/amedmonastery.00279393764-jo/?sp=196
Number of verses 2
Related occurrence(s)
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Last modified: 2021-04-07.