Further Publications

Selection. For a detailed list please visit Volker Menze`s profile on the website of Central European University.

forthcoming V. Menze, “The Power of the Eucharist in Early Medieval Syria: Grant for Salvation or Magical Medication?”, in: D. Krueger und B. Brouria Bitton-Ashkelony, Prayer and Worship in Eastern Christianities 6th to 11th Centuries, Ashgate, 2016
forthcoming  V. Menze with K. Akalin, “Kann man Bücher verbrennen? Severus of Antioch’s Letter to Nonnus Scholasticus, a Heretical Codex, and a Late Roman Autodafé”, in: Oriens Christianus (2015)
forthcoming V. Menze, “The Dark Side of Holiness: Barsauma the ‘Roasted’ and the Invention of a Jewish Jerusalem in Late Antiquity”, in: J. Kreiner and H. Reimitz, Religion, Politics and Society in Late Antiquity. Festschrift for Peter Brown, Turnhout: Brepols, 2015
2014 V. Menze, “The Transformation of a Saintly Paradigm: Simeon the Elder and the Legacy of Stylitism”, in: A. Lichtenberger, R. Raja (eds.), Religious Identities in the Levant from Alexander to Muhammad: Continuity and Change, Turnhout: Brepols, 2014, 213-226
2014 V. Menze, “The Imperial Office and the Church in Ephrem the Syrian”, in: E. Frood and R. Raja (eds.), Redefining the Sacred: Religious Architecture and Text in the Near East and Egypt 1000 BC – AD 300, Turnhout: Brepols, 2014, 231-253
2009 V. Menze with K. Akalin, “John of Tella’s Profession of Faith: The Legacy of a Sixth-Century Syrian Orthodox Bishop”, Piscataway: Gorgias Press, 2009
2008 V. Menze, “Justinian and the Making of the Syrian Orthodox Church”, Oxford Early Christian Studies, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008
2008 V. Menze, “Jacob of Sarug, John of Tella and Paul of Edessa : ecclesiastical politics in Osrhoene 519-522”, in:  G.A. Kiraz (ed.) Malphono w-Rabo d-Malphone: Studies in honor of Sebastian P. Brock, Vol. 3, Piscataway: Gorgias Press, 2008, 421-38
2008 V. Menze, “Johannes von Ephesus und Kaiser Justinian : ein Missionar, sein Patron und eine Heidenmission im Kleinasien des 6. Jahrhunderts”, in: E. Winter (ed.) Vom Euphrat bis zum Bosporus: Kleinasien in der Antike: Festschrift für Elmar Schwertheim zum 65. Geburtstag, Vol. 2, Bonn: Habelt, 2008, 451-60
2006 V. Menze, “The Regula ad Diaconos: John of Tella, his Eucharistic Ecclesiology and the Establishment of an Ecclesiastical Hierarchy in Exile”, in: Oriens Christianus 90 (2006), 44-90