Ethiopic Astronomy And Computus, Paperback / softback Book

Ethiopic Astronomy And Computus Paperback / softback



The only detailed work for the English reader on the astronomical/calendar aspect of the Book of Enoch and the calculations of Easter and other movable Christian feasts in the Ethiopian Tewahido Orthodox Church.

The material here investigated originates from two different classes of sources the primitive astronomy of the Book of Enoch on the one hand, and the cleverly arranged Computus of the church calendar on the other.

These two groups of sources are separated from each other not only chronologically but also geographically: the Book of Enoch was composed in the last B.

C. in the Palestinian area (also represented in the Qumrn archives)....


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 272 pages
  • Publisher: Red Sea Press,U.S.
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  • Category: Astronomy, space & time
  • ISBN: 9781569024409



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