Occurrence 25567
(formerly occ/9595)

Τόσσα χ(ριστὸ)ς ἔρεξε μέγας· μῦθος δ’ ἀγόρευσε·
παραβλήδην· ἐπὶ γαῖαν ἕνα σπόρον οὔτι ὁμοῖον
καὶ τὸν, ζιζανίων σπέρματι συμφυέα,
καὶ νάπυ· κληρονόμον τε θανόνθ’ ὑπὸ χερσ(ὶν) ἀθέσμ(οις)·
Type(s) [6814] Τόσσα Χριστὸς ἔρεξε μέγας, μύθους δ’ ἀγόρευσε (7 verses)
Text source DBBE (Inspection of a reproduction of the manuscript)
Text status Text completely known
Date 14th c.
Manuscript ANN ARBOR - University of Michigan Library 24 [1291-1325]
Place in Manuscript f. 38v
Contextual information The epigram, along with other poems, precedes the Gospel of Mark.
Genre(s) Text-related epigram
Subject(s) Mark (evangelist, saint) (1st c.)
Comment Each line of the poem is preceded by a paraphrase in prose, written in red ink.
Image source(s) http://www.csntm.org/Manuscript/View/GA_536
Number of verses 4
  • Information on the occurrence courtesy of Georgi Parpulov.
  • Inspection of the manuscript image was possible by courtesy of the 'Center for the Study of New Testament Manuscripts'.


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