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  • A Syriac martyrdom text

    Manuscript Created date: 5th or 6th century

    This very early Syriac manuscript is a collection of accounts of eleven Christian martyrs dating from the 5th or 6th cen...

  • Book of Syriac Orthodox Doctrine

    Manuscript Created date: 1696

    The Minārat al-aqdās is a translation of a 13th-century Syriac work titled Menarat Qúdše (Lamp of the Sanc...

  • Harklean Gospels

    Manuscript, Codex Created date: 936 CE

    A 10th century copy of the New Testament translated into Syriac. The manuscript The Gospels and Eusebian Canons were co...

  • Syriac Gospel Lectionary

    Codex, Manuscript Created date: c. 1216–20

    A Syriac Gospel, produced in what is now northern Iraq. What was Syriac and how was it written? Syriac is the dialect o...

  • Syriac liturgical music: Vespers in the Monastery...

    Sound recording Created date: 2011

    Live recording of liturgical chant sung by Syriac Christian monks at the Mor Gabriel Monastery in Tur Abdin, southeast T...

  • Syriac psalter

    Prayer book Created date: 1877

    An example of a Syriac printed psalter produced by the Dominican Monastery in Mosul. The main body of the work is in Cla...