#1358 Overall Influence

Ephrem the Syrian

4th century Syriac deacon, hymnographer and theologian


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Ephrem the Syrian , also known as Saint Ephrem, Ephrem of Edessa or Aprem of Nisibis, was a prominent Christian theologian and writer, who is revered as one of the most notable hymnographers of Eastern Christianity. He was born in Nisibis, served as a deacon and later lived in Edessa.

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#29 World Rank
Religious Studies
#530 World Rank