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Offline Romaios

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Video about the Arameans
« on: June 18, 2008, 08:53:43 AM »
I'm not sure this link belongs here, but anyway - a documentary on the history of the (western only   :( ) Arameans made by the Syrian Orthodox (Jacobite) Church in collaboration with Prof. Sebastian Brock. It's called The Hidden Pearl, and it comes in 13 sections on youtube. Here's a link to the first part:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f3iQ_0TUVA8

At the end of the 5th part (7'40''), there's the hymn with the same name by St. Ephrem recited by school children from Aleppo in the original Syriac:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n7sTQ3ceMsc&feature=related

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Re: Video about the Arameans
« Reply #1 on: June 18, 2008, 02:47:53 PM »
This was originally posted in the Wisdom of the Oriental Orthodox Fathers thread.  I felt, however, that it could be its own topic, so I split it off.  Thank you, Romaios, for the interesting links.  I especially loved hearing the children recite the poetry of St. Ephrem.
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