Beta

Rahlfs 1547

Kraków, Jagiellonian Library, Berolinensis gr. Qu. 19. No diktyon: 9184.
s. XV  f. 229r (end), f. 334r (end), ff. 328r-v, 337r, 341r, 349v, 350r, 371v have been written by a latter hand. | Paper (Watermarks: Hand/Glove with letters B.A. in the palm and a figure similar to a bird above; Hand/Glove with letters B.A. in the palm and five open fingers with a flower (or a star) above. This watermark is similar to Briquet 10723 and Halfinger's “Main 39”)  The I flyleaf has a watermark with the initials: I. A. P., 375 ff., 215 × 130 mm  Binding size: 227 × 140 (text area: 165 x 100 mm  Line spacing: 8mm), 1 col., 20 lines per page. |  Minuscule (Renaissance Hands ("Traditional" group)). | Provenance: “Ex Bibl. Regia Berolin.” (ff. 1r, II’v). | Owner: Friedrich Wilhelm Ernst von Knobelsdorff (1752-1820)  See Pinakes.
Homiletica et Hagiographica varia. | Black ink. Titles in red, and headbands in green, black and red. The indication of the quires has been added by a later hand (from α′ to μη′). It has lost some leaves among the current ff. 178-179, 184-185 and 241-215. Some folios contain lacunae; a later hand intervened to fill these lacunae by completing the end of f. 229r and f. 334r and writing in full ff. 328v, 337r, 341r-v, 350r, 361v. The general state of conservation is good; only the flyleaves are slightly worn. Some water stains are visible at the end of the manuscript.
Content
1vEpigram (repeated on f. 375r)
2r–56vIohannes Colobus, Vita S. Paisii CPG 2503; BHG 1402-1403
56v–62rΠροσευχή Μανασσή βασιλέως (Od 12) παντοκράτορ]παντοκράτωρ
62r–64vS. Maria Deipara, Oratio de praesentatione BHG 1077f
64v–68rDe natiuitate Christi BHG 1899j
68r–83rHomiliae uariae
83r–89vIohannes Chrysostomus, De proditione Iudae, 1-2 CPG 4336; BHG 0415t, 0418u, 0426d-e; Aldama 313
89v–96rIohannes Chrysostomus, De ieiunio et eleemosyna CPG 4502; Aldama 217
96r–106vJoseph Bryennius, De patientia
106v–110vJoseph Bryennius, De causis dolorum nostrorum
110v–115rJoseph Bryennius, De iudicatis memorandis
115r–123rEphraem Graecus, In uanam uitam, et de paenitentia CPG 4031; CPG 4622; BHG 2103n; Aldama 331
123r–137rIohannes Chrysostomus, Sermo de pseudoprophetis CPG 4583
137r–147rMethodius Olympius, Sermo in ramos palmarum CPG 1828
147r–160rIohannes Chrysostomus, De resurrectione D. N. Iesu Christi CPG 4341
160r–172rMarcus Atheniensis eremita in Libya (S.), Vita BHG 1039-1041e
172r–185rIohannes Chrysostomus, In Mattheum homiliae 1-90 CPG 4424
185r–197vIohannes Chrysostomus, De patientia et de consummatione huius saeculi CPG 4693; Aldama 238
197v–202rPetrus Damascenus, Thesaurus
202r–202vDiadochus Photicensis, Capita centum de perfectione spirituali CPG 6106
202v–203vHesychius Sinaita, De temperantia et uirtute centuriae II CPG 7862.1
203r–214vEphraem Graecus,Precationes e sacris scripturis collectae CPG 4078
215r–232vPassages from a Geronticon
232v–247rZosimas abbas, Alloquia CPG 7361; BHG 1448x
247r–253rTitl. Λόγος περὶ ταπεινοφροσύνης. inc. ἄρξαι ἀπολογίαν τοῦ ποιήσαντος τὰ πάντα
253r–254vTitl. Πῶς ὀφείλει τίς κρατῆσαι θυμὸν. inc. ἀρχὴ τοῦ κρατῆσαι θυμὸν ἐν τῷ παράττεσθαι μὴ λαλεῖν
254v–256vAthanasius Alexandrinus, Quaestiones et responsiones CPG 7746
256v–257rPhiloteus Sinaita monachus, Capita de temperantia CPG 7864
257v–289vHesychius Sinaita, De temperantia et uirtute centuriae II CPG 7862.1
289v–308vAscetica varia
308v–315vBarsanuphius et Iohannes, Quaestiones et responsiones CPG 7350
315v–328vPassages from a Geronticon
328v–346rEuagrius Ponticus, Rerum monachalium rationes CPG 2441
346r–354vPhiloteus Sinaita monachus, De mandatis Domini CPG 7865
354v–358rEuagrius Ponticus, Institutiones ad monachos CPG 2454
358r–361vEuagrius Ponticus, Capita de oratione CPG 2452
361v–363vApophthegmata Patrum, Quaestiones et responsa senum de tentationibus inc. Ἐρώτησις. Πῶς δεῖ εἶναι τὸν μοναχὸν ἐν τῷ κελλίῳ; CPG 5564; BHG 1444e
363v–367rZosimas abbas, Alloquia CPG 7361; BHG 1448x
367r–375rMacarius/Symeon (pseudo), Sermones 64 (typus 1 = Collectio B) CPG 2410; Hom. 4.1, inc. Περὶ τῆς φαινομένης ἀσκήσεως καὶ ποῖον ἀγαθὸν ἐπιτήδευμα μεῖζον καὶ πρῶτον τυγχάνει. Ends with: τέλος τῷ θεῷ, δόξα. Σοθῆ (sic) ὁ ἔχων ἐλεηθῆ ὁ γράψας
375rGnomic Poems (Unpublished)
375rActa Ecclesiae Hierosolymorum, Typicon liturgicon Transcription: Δευτέραν Εὔαν τὴν Αἰγυπτίαν εὑρὼν ὁ δράκων διὰ ῥημάτων ἔσπευδε διακολακίαν (sic) ὑποσκελῆσαι τὸν Ἰωσήφ· ἀλλ’ αὐτὸς τὸν χιτῶνα καταλιπὼν ἔφυγε τὴν ἁμαρτίαν; Papadopoulos-Kerameus, A.: Ἀνάλεκτα Ἱεροσολυμιτικῆς σταχυολογίας, vol. 2, St. Petersburg 1894, p. 40, linn. 11-12 (καὶ νῦν)
Bibliography
Rambault, N.: Jean Chrysostome. Homélies sur la résurrection, l'ascension et la pentecôte, T. 1 (Sources chrétiennes, 561), Paris 2013, 69, 75, 76.
Catalogues
Ehrhard, E.: Überlieferung und Bestand der hagiographischen und homiletischen Literatur der griechischen Kirche von den Anfängen bis zum Ende des 16. Jahrhundert, in Texte und Untersuchungen zur Geschichte der altchristlichen Literatur, Leipzig (1937–1952), Vol. III, 936.
Rahlfs, A.: Verzeichnis der griechischen Handschriften des Alten Testaments (Mitteilungen des Septuaginta–Unternehmens der königlichen Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften zu Göttingen, 2), Berlin 1914, 29. 
Studemund, W./Cohn, L./de Boor, C.: Verzeichnisse der Königlichen Bibliothek zu Berlin. Vol. I et II, Codices ex bibliotheca Meermanniana Phillippici graeci nunc Berolinenses, I–II, Die Handschriften–Verzeichnisse der Königlichen Bibliothek zu Berlin, Berlin 1890, 1897, Vol. II (1897), 175–178 (no. 317).