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Sarapis under the early Ptolemies

John Stambaugh

Sarapis under the early Ptolemies

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Published by Brill in Leiden .
Written in English


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StatementJohn E. Stambaugh.
SeriesEtudes préliminaires aux religions orientales dans l"Empire Romain -- t.25
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Open LibraryOL18183497M

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Sarapis under the Early Ptolemies Series: Études préliminaires Sarapis under the early Ptolemies book religions orientales dans l'Empire romain, Volume: 25Released on: Janu Sarapis Under the Early Ptolemies (Études Préliminaires Aux Religions Orientales Dans l'Empire) [John Stambaugh] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Sarapis under the early Ptolemies Volume 25 of Études préliminaires aux religions orientales dans l'Empire romain, Maarten Jozef Vermaseren: Author: John E. Stambaugh: Publisher: E. Brill, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Length: pages: Subjects: Serapis Serapis (Egyptian deity) Export Citation.

There is a chapter on 'Sarapis and Osiris', but this is the least satisfactory in the book, dwelling much as it does on the outmoded theory that Osiris was in origin a mortal king. On the other hand, the book succeeds in upholding the possibility that the Hellenized form 'Sarapis' originated in the later part of Alexander's life.

Sarapis under the Early Ptolemies Series: Études préliminaires aux religions orientales dans l'Empire romain, Volume: 25Author: John Stambaugh. Sarapis under the Early Ptolemies Series: Études préliminaires aux religions orientales dans l'Empire romain, Volume: 25Author: John Stambaugh.

Sarapis under the Early Ptolemies Series: Études préliminaires aux religions orientales dans l'Empire romain, Volume: Sarapis under the early Ptolemies book. STAMBAUGH, SERAPIS UNDER THE EARLY PTOLEMIES, LEIDEN, They were formed in two ways: the offering was made either to Sarapis and Isis (dative) for the Ptolemaic kings (ὑπέρ+genitive) — hereafter, these will be called the hyper-formula dedications — or to Sarapis under the early Ptolemies book, Isis (dative) and the Ptolemaic kings (dative), the Author: Eleni Fassa.

John E. Stambaugh, Sarapis under the early Ptolemies (Études préliminaires aux religions orientales dans l'Empire romain, 25), By D Lehmann Publisher: PERSÉE - ENS de Lyon, Université de Lyon & CNRSAuthor: D Lehmann. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stambaugh, John E.

Sarapis under the early Ptolemies. Leiden, E.J. Brill, (OCoLC) Named Person. Serapis (Koinē Greek: σέραπις, later form) or Sarapis (σάραπις, earlier form, from Coptic: Sarapis under the early Ptolemies book Userhapi "Osiris-Apis") is a Graeco-Egyptian deity.

The cult of Serapis was Sarapis under the early Ptolemies book during the third century BC on the orders of Pharaoh Ptolemy I Soter of the Ptolemaic Kingdom as a means to unify the Greeks and Egyptians in his cult center: Serapeum of Alexandria.

Additional Physical Format: Sarapis under the early Ptolemies / John E. Stambaugh Leiden: Brill, 20XX. (@Religions in the Graeco-Roman World Online). Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Stambaugh, John E.

Sarapis under the early Ptolemies. Leiden, E.J. Brill,   Serapis (also called Sarapis) was a deity invented by the Ptolemies, and was meant to bridge the gap between their Egyptian and Greek subjects.

The Ptolemies were one of the successors of Alexander the Great, and ruled over Egypt until it was conquered by the Romans in 30 : Dhwty. This compelling narrative provides the only comprehensive guide in English to the rise and decline of Ptolemaic rule in Egypt over three centuries - from the death of Alexander in BC to the tragic deaths of Antony and Cleopatra in 30 BC.

The skilful integration of material from a vast array of sources allows the reader to trace the political Sarapis under the early Ptolemies book religious development of one of the. Memphis Under the Ptolemies is one of the greatest studies of an ancient city and a true testament to one of the finest scholars of the Hellenistic world.".

Manning, Yale : Paperback. The Ptolemies are poorly studied, as scholars of Classical Rome and Greece tend to ignore them as a side-show and scholars of Ancient Egypt tend to view them as an unconnected and unwieldy addition to the end of the Pharonic era.

This makes finding a good book on the Ptolemies Cited by:   In the early days of Christianity it was not uncommon for worshippers of Christ to also be worshippers of Serapis. 5 As a fictional god, created by Ptolemy I, Serapis accomplished its goals of unifying Greeks and Egyptians under one religious icon.

Later Ptolemy rulers would actually consider themselves as gods. Annotated Bibliography. Stambaugh, John E. Sarapis under the Early Ptolemies. Leiden: Brill, Lucid account of the origin and early history of the cult of Sarapis.

Memphis Under the Ptolemies is one of the greatest studies of an ancient city and a true testament to one of the finest scholars of the Hellenistic world.". --J. Manning, Yale by: John Ε. Stambaugh, Serapis under the Early Ptolemies, E.

Brill, Leiden,pp. xii,3 plates. Stambaugh's purpose is to discover Sarapis' role under the first four Ptolemies and reasons for the god's broader appeal in the Greco Roman world.

The work is not a rdsume of the cult's historical aspects but an attempt to assess its theology. least as to the origin and early history of the god. For the later history of Sarapis and his cult one had the excellent article of G. Roeder in the Real-Encyclopadie (I A, I, ) and statements in every history of Greek religion.

More recently, there is only to mention the short summary of Emil Kiessling, "La genese du culte de Sarapis a.

Memphis Under the Ptolemies. Dorothy J. Thompson The cult of the living Apis bull also remained primarily Egyptian; yet on death the bull, deified as Osorapis, became Sarapis for the Greeks. Within this god’s sacred enclosure, the Sarapieion, is found a strange amalgam of Greek and Egyptian cultures.

his book greatly enhances. Sarapis under the early Ptolemies by John E Stambaugh (Book) The Delian aretalogy of Sarapis by Helmut Engelmann (Book) Isis and Sarapis in the Roman world by Sarolta A Takács (Book).

At the turn of the 20th century the subject of an origin of the god Sarapis raised a vivid discussion among scholars.

The figure of the god Sarapis had suddenly emerged in a cultural context of hellenistic Egypt and until 4th century BC had not played a part in any known myth. In the 4th century BC there were documented only few : Tomáš Glomb.

The cult of Serapis had originated from the Greco-Egyptian priesthood under the Ptolemies, and the testimony of Pausanias says the temples of Serapis were the most famous at Alexandria, and the most ancient at Memphis.

The Ancient Egyptians had primarily used animals or half human /animal hybrids to represent their Gods. This article explores the character(s) of Ptolemaic kingship in Egypt. A special focus is placed on the legitimation of kingship and the different forms of (self-) representation of the king.

After remarks on the king’s court and principles of state organization, the concept of the Hellenisticbasileusis explained by using Ptolemy III as a model of the Ptolemaic king. The Ptolemies came to rule Egypt after the arrival of Alexander the Great (– BCE) in BCE.

At the time, the end of the Third Intermediate Period, Egypt had been ruled as a Persian satrapy for a decade—indeed that was the case in Egypt off and on since the 6th century BCE.

Alexander had just conquered Persia, and when he arrived in Egypt, he had. John E. Stambaugh, Sarapis Under the Early Ptolemies (Études préliminaires aux religions orientales dans l'Empire romain, volume 25) (Leiden, E.J.

Brill, ); Sarolta A. Takács, Isis and Sarapis in the Roman World (Religions in the Graeco-Roman World, volume ) (Leiden, New York, Köln, E.J. Brill, ). cently R M. Grant, Gods and the One God (Library of Early Christianity; Philadelphia: Westminster, ) J.

Stambaugh has provided a good overview of the history and development of this cult group in his The Sarapis under the Early Ptolemies (Etudes preliminaires aux religions orientales dans l'empire romain 25; Leiden: E.

Brill. In book: The Blackwell Companion to Ancient Egypt, vol. as Osiris-Apis or Sarapis after his death, The early Ptolemies were proud of their innovative projects, Author: Katelijn Vandorpe.

Sarapis Under the Early Ptolemies series Religions in the Graeco-Roman World is a forum for studies in the social and cultural function of religions in the Greek and the Roman world, dealing with the Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion.

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The House of Ptolemy: A History of Hellenistic Egypt Under the Ptolemaic Dynasty4/5(1). The foundation of a Greek city at Alexandria and the creation of the Macedonian kingship in Egypt under Alexander ( – bce) and later under the Ptolemies produced a restyling of the great god of the dead.

The names of Osiris and Apis (Osor Apis) were joined and gave birth to the name of Sarapis (or Serapis). Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

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Serapis (Σέραπις, Attic/Ionian Greek) or Sarapis (Σάραπις, Doric Greek) is a Graeco-Egyptian god. The Cult of Serapis was introduced during the 3rd century BC on the orders of Ptolemy I of Egypt as a means to unify the Greeks and Egyptians in his realm.

The god was depicted as Greek in appearance, but with Egyptian trappings, and combined iconography from a great many. Sarapis Under the Early Ptolemies (Leiden ) For therapeutai in the cult of Sarapis, see Ladislav Vidman, Isis und Sarapis bei den Griechen und Romern (Berlin ) ; in the cult of Asclepius, 47K,23 and 48K, On Aristides' relation to Sarapis, see his Hymn to Sarapis (45K) and L.

Vidman. Government and conditions under the Ptolemies. The changes brought to Pdf by the Ptolemies were pdf the land’s resources were harnessed with unparalleled efficiency, with the result that Egypt became the wealthiest of the Hellenistic kingdoms.

Land under cultivation was increased, and new crops were introduced (especially important was the. The Paperback of the Memphis Under the Ptolemies: Second Edition by Dorothy J. Thompson at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on Author: Dorothy J. Thompson.Under the ebook of the _____ Empire, thousands of Hebrews returned to their homeland of Palestine.

Ebook Jewish priests showed Alexander prophecies concerning his person in the Old Testament book of: Daniel. The Egyptian rulers were known as: Ptolemies. -Most of the early church leaders did not accept these writings as being g: Sarapis.