Monday, October 31, 2016
Zenobia in Alexandria
"Zenobia - Ancient History Encyclopedia - Ancient sources on her life and reign are the historian Zosimus (c. ... She claimed her descent from the Macedonian king of Egypt, equalled in ..." Zosimos is one of the authors in the Gnostic Nag Hammadi library. Zenobia received Manichaean missionaries while she was in Alexandria. "...refers to Palmyrene physical remains in Egypt. ... documents from China, Zenobia received Manichaean missionaries in Alexandria . Manichaean Texts from the Roman Empire. ... preservation is very poor, it appears to claim the Queen of Tadmor (Zenobia?) ... Egyptian Christian bishop in the late third century. "Against the Manichaeans ... Egypt (Roman province) "The Roman province of Egypt was established in 30 BC after Octavian (the future emperor ... Zenobia, queen of Palmyra, took the country away from the Romans when she conquered ..... Not only did Arianism flourish, but other doctrines, such as Gnosticism and Manichaeism, either native or imported, found many followers." Zenobia invaded Egypt in 269 A.D. The lighthouse of Alexandria. Hypatia of Alexandria persecuted by the Byzantines as a Pythagorean, the Manichaeans were also persecuted by the Byzantines. Hypatia was killed in 415 A.D. Byzantine Sophia. Sophia Goddess of Wisdom. Sophia Wisdom also called Sophia Michael.