A Tale of Two Saints
The Martyrdoms and Miracles of Saints Theodore 'the Recruit' and 'the General'
Translated with Commentary by John Haldon
Liverpool University Press
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Introduction
St Theodore 'the Recruit'
St Theodore 'the General'
St Theodore 'the Recruit' and Euchaïta
Chapter 2: The texts
Context: martyrdoms and miracles
The martyrdom accounts: date and development
The miracle collections
Chapter 3: Translations
Text 1: Encomium of Chrysippos, priest of Jerusalem, on the holy martyr Theodore, together with a partial account of his miracles (BHG 1765c)
Text 2: The passion of St Theodore the Recruit (BHG 1761)
Text 3: The life and upbringing of the holy martyr Theodore (BHG 1765)
Text 4: The life before the martyrdom and the upbringing and growing-up and the wondrous miracles of the holy and most glorious megalomartyr Theodore (BHG 1764)
Text 5: The martyrdom of the holy and glorious megalomartyr of Christ Theodore the general (BHG 1752)
Sources, collections of sources and reference works