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Oracle of Baalbek

Tiburtine Sibyl.

Oracle of Baalbek

the Tiburtine Sibyl in Greekdress

by Tiburtine Sibyl.

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Published by Dumbarton Oaks, Center for Byzantine Studies in Washington .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Paul J. Alexander.
SeriesDumbarton Oaks studies -- 10
ContributionsAlexander, Paul J.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19456835M

The chapter identifies an early version of the so-called Oracle of Baalbek with the prediction of an earthquake at Constantinople reported by St. Augustine. It discusses early Byzantine earthquakes and the chronologies of the revelations that claimed to have predicted them. Predictions could sometimes have large consequences, as when the population of Constantinople was evacuated in. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. The oracle of Baalbek; the Tiburtine Sibyl in Greek dress in SearchWorks catalog Skip to search Skip to main content.

  Baalbek is one of the most mysterious archaeological finds on Earth. Located in the fertile Bekaa valley of Lebanon, Baalbek is usually referred to as temple ruins from the Roman Empire, but its history goes back to the dawn of civilization. The specialized construction found there in some ways more impressive than the pyramids, and leaves.   E. Weigand - Baalbek und Rom, die römische reichskunst in ihrer entwickelung und differenzierung - the library was full of books by Weigand, he wrote prolifically on Roman sites. Paul Julius Alexander- The oracle of Baalbek: the Tiburtine Sibyl in Greek dress A quote from him ""There is no agreement among scholars as to the beginning of the.

Baalbek's great sanctity was well-known even before the building of the temple, for it is said to have possessed a renowned oracle which, according to a Latin grammarian and author named Macrobius (fl. AD ), expressed itself through the movement of a great statue located in the courtyard. History of Baalbek by Michel M. Alouf — not in English Common Knowledge: Hotel Baalbek by Fred Wander — not in English Common Knowledge: The Oracle of Baalbek: The Tiburtine Sybil in Greek Dress by Paul J. Alexander — not in English Common Knowledge: SAS: morire alla giornata by Gérard De Villiers — not in English Common Knowledge.


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This book contains the first edition (Greek with English translation) of this short but important apocalyptic document.

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The Oracle Of Baalbek. Author: Paul Julius Alexander ISBN: STANFORD Genre: Oracles File Size: MB. The Oracle of Baalbek: The Tiburtine Sibyl in Greek Dress Issue 10 of Dumbarton Oaks studies, ISSN Author: Paul Julius Alexander: Editor: Paul Julius Alexander: Contributor: Oracula sibyllina: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: Dumbarton Oaks Center for Byzantine Studies, Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

Professor Alexander here publishes for the first time the Greek text of the Sibylline prophecy long known in medieval Latin versions. Three Greek versions have been identified, and. Baalbek (/ ˈ b ɑː l b ɛ k, ˈ b eɪ ə l b ɛ k /; Arabic: بعلبك ‎, romanized: Baʿlabakk, Syriac-Aramaic: ܒܥܠܒܟ) is a city located east of the Litani River in Lebanon's Beqaa Valley, about 67 km (42 mi) northeast of is the capital of Baalbek-Hermel Governorate.

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THE ORACLE OF BAALBEK. Baalbek or, as the Romans called it, Heliopolis, was venerated in the Roman world as the place of an old cult of an ancient oracle, and it rivalled successfully other venerated temples of the Roman Empire.

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The last paragraph of 'The Oracle of Baalbek’ shows that Jesus was active during the war of the Jews against the Romans. Vespasian and Titus were his direct military opponents. It is a piece of additional support for the theory I developed in ‘A Chronological Revision of the Origins of Christianity’.

Alexander’s book is a superb read.5/5(1). Paul J Alexander The Byzantine Apocalyptic Tradition, University of California Press, London, England, (book review) (book review) (book review) The Oracle of Baalbek - The Tiburtine Sibyl in Greek Dress, University of Michigan, Dumbarton Oaks, Center for Byzantine Studies, Harvard University, Washington, DC, Lennart Rydén The Life of St.

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Baalbek is an ancient Phoenician city located in what is now modern-day Lebanon, north of Beirut, in the Beqaa Valley. Inhabited as early as BCE, Baalbek grew into an important pilgrimage site in the ancient world for the worship of the sky-god Baal and his consort Astarte, the Queen of Heaven in Phoenician religion (the name 'Baalbek' means Lord Baal of the Beqaa Valley).

Includes the Greek text and an English translation. The Greek text (p. ) is edited on the basis of the Latin versions and the Greek MSS. preserved in codices Athos (Karakallou 14), Vaticanus Graecusand Atheniensis Bibliothecae Nationalis (--Suppl.

) Includes bibliographical references.Alexander, Paul J. is the author of The Oracle of Baalbek - The Tiburtine Sibyl in Greek Dress ( avg rating, 1 rating, 1 review)5/5(1).Baalbek-Temple of Jupiter Heliopolitanus (left to right: Richard Pococke, Johann Ludwig Burckhardt and William Turner) You may wish to see an introductory page to this section.

or to Baalbek first. (left) A view from the Hexagonal Court across the Great Court towards the Temple; (right) plate from "Richard Pococke - A Description of the East and Some Other Countries - ": A) Temple; B.