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Translations of Byzantine Saints’ Lives Listed Chronologically

This survey is presented in two versions,

ordered by century in which saint lived (shown)

in alphabetical order by saint's name


Notes: This survey includes translations into modern European languages of Greek vitae; both published works and works in progress are listed.

** indicates translation prepared for Dumbarton Oaks series

# indicates additions by Paul Halsall. For full texts and excerpts of selected Greek saints' lives, see Paul Halsall's website.

This survey was prepared by Alice-Mary Talbot, director of Byzantine Studies emerita at Dumbarton Oaks. She has been greatly assisted in this most recent update by Johan Heldt. Please send any corrections or updates to her at alicemarytalbot@gmail.com.

BBTT = Belfast Byzantine Text and Translations; Eng. = English; Fr. = French; Germ. = German; Ital. = Italian; Span. = Spanish; Swed. = Swedish.

DOML = Dumbarton Oaks Medieval Library (new translation series to be launched 2011).


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Cecilia, martyrdom (BHG 283c)

Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Une passion grecque de sainte Cécile BHG 283c,” in idem, Six inédits d’hagiologie byzantine (Brussels, 1987), 88-132

De ponderatore (BHG 1318g)

Ed. and Fr. tr.  by P. Devos, “Saints garants de la foi jurée: André, Ménas, Nicolas,” Analecta Bollandiana 104 (1986) 315-326

Martinianos, vita (BHG 1177)

Germ. tr. H. Lietzmann, “Der heilige Martinian,” in idem, Byzantinische Legenden (Jena, 1911), 53-62

Pelagia, vita by Symeon Metaphrastes (BHG 1479)

  • Ed. and Fr. tr. by B. Flusin and J. Paramelle, “La Vie métaphrastique de Pélagie BHG 1479,” in P. Petitmengin (ed.), Pélagie la pénitente. Métamorphoses d’une légende, vol. 2. La survie dans les littératures européennes (Paris, 1984), 15-41 1479,”

Prokopios, martyr in Persia - homily by Hesychios of Jerusalem (BHG 1584)

  • Eng. tr. by P. Allen in "Let Us Die that We May Live," 204-214

Symeon the Theodochos and Anna, hypomnema (BHG 2412)

  • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin and A.-J. Festugière, “Eloge du vieillard Syméon (BHG 2412),” in F. Halkin, Dix textes inédits tirés du ménologe impérial de Koutloumous [Cahiers d’orientalisme, 8] (Geneva, 1984) 10-19

    Legendary

    #Alexis, "Man of God", life (BHG 52m)

    Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin and A.-J. Festugière, “Vie de s. Alexis (BHG 52m)” in F. Halkin, Dix textes inédits tirés du ménologe impérial de Koutloumous (Geneva, 1984), 80-93

    Barlaam and Joasaph (BHG 224, CPG 8120)

    • St. John Damascene: Barlaam and Joasaph, ed. and tr. G.R. Woodward, H. Mattingly (2nd ed., Cambridge, Mass.-London, 1967)
    • Fr. tr. by I. Edeline, Sorbonne (in preparation)
    • #Ital. tr. Vita bizantina de Barlaam e Ioasaf: introduzione, versione italiana, note e repertorio biblico, by Silvia Ronchey and Paolo Cesaretti (Milano: Rusconi, 1980)
    • #Span. tr. Barlaam y Josafat: redaccion bizantina anonima, edicion a cargo, by Pedro Badenas de la Pena (Madrid: Ediciones Siruelas, c. 1993)

    Michael the Archangel - oratio by Psellos (BHG 1290f)

    • Eng. tr. by E. Fisher (in preparation)

      From the Old Testament

      Michaias, OT prophet, hypomnema (BHG 1281e)

      Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Notice du prophète Michée BHG 1281e,” in idem, Le ménologe impérial de Baltimore (Brussels, 1986), 69-74

      #Moses - Life by Gregory of Nyssa, c. 335-394 (BHG 2278)

      • Fr. tr., J. Daniélou, Vie de Moïse de Grégoire de Nysse (Paris, 1993)
      • Ital. tr. M. Simonetti, La vita di Mosè (Milan, 1984)
      • C. Brigatti, La vita di Mosè (Alba, 1967)
      • Swed. tr. S. Hidal, Gregorios av Nyssa, Mose liv (Skellefteå, Artos, 1991)
      • Germ. tr. M. Blum, Der Aufstieg des Moses (Freiburg, 1963)
      • Eng. tr. A.J. Malherbe, E. Ferguson, The Life of Moses (New York, 1978)
      • Span. tr. L.F. Mateo-Seco, Sobre la vida de Moisés (Madrid, 1993)

        First Century

        Andrew, The Apostle - vita by Epiphanios, monk of Constantinople (BHG 102)

        • ed. and French tr. by Magali Wiener (in preparation)

        Artemon, vita (BHG 2047)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin and A.-J. Festugière, “Vie de s. Artémon (BHG 2047),” in F. Halkin, Dix textes inédits  tirés du ménologe impérial de Koutloumous (Geneva, 1984), 112-117

        #Barnabas (BHG 226e)

        • French tr. by Peter van Deun, "Une Mémoire anonyme sur saint Barnabe (BHG 226e): Edition et traduction," Analecta Bollandiana 108:2 (1990), 323-35

        Dysmas the Good Thief, narratio (BHG 2119y)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by R. Gounelle, “Une légende apocryphe relatant la rencontre du Bon latron et de la Sainte famille en Egypte (BHG 2119y),” Analecta Bollandiana 121 (2003), 241-272

        Jacob, encomium (BHG 768a)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Un éloge byzantin de saint Jacques, frère de Jean l’apôtre,” in idem, Hagiologie byzantine (Brussels, 1986), 7-19

        #Jason and Sosipater (BHG 776)

        • new ed. and Fr. tr. by B. Kindt as appendix to "La version longue du récit légendaire de l'évangelisation de Corfou par les saints Jason and Sosipatre," Analecta Bollandiana 116 (1998) 259-295.

        (BHG 776b) Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Les saints Jason et Sosipatros. Leur légende dans le ménologe impérial,” in idem, Hagiologie byzantine (Brussels, 1986), 20-30

        Jesus Christ, oratio about the image of Edessa by Gregory (BHG 796g)

        Germ. tr. G. Zaninotto, “Homilie Gregors, des Referendars, zur Übertragung des Edessabildes nach Konstantinopel im Jahre 944,” in W. Bulst and H. Pfeiffer, Das Turiner Grabtuch und das Christusbild, vol. 2., Das echte Christusbild (Frankfurt am Main, 1991), 125-152

        John the Baptist, homily by Aetios of Constantinople (BHG 861p)

        • Ed. and Eng. tr. by P. Allen, “A homily on John the Baptist attributed to Aetius, presbyter of Constantinople,” Analecta Bollandiana 104 (1986), 383-402

        John the Baptist, hypomnema (BHG 838e)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Notice de saint Jean Baptiste BHG 838e,” in idem, Le ménologe impérial de Baltimore (Brussels, 1986), 76-82

        John the Baptist, Invention of his head by Theodore the Stoudite (BHG 842a)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin and A.-J. Festugière, “Invention du chef de s. Jean-Baptiste (BHG 842a),” in idem, Dix texts inédits tirés du ménologe impérial de Koutloumous (Geneva, 1984), 70-79

        #John the Evangelist - encomium by Blemmydes (BHG 931)

        • Eng. tr. by Joseph Munitiz (ed. and tr.), "Blemmydes' Encomium on St. John the Evangelist (BHG 931)," Analecta Bollandiana 107:3-4 (1989), 285-346

        #Lazaros - Homily by Basil of Seleucia (BHG 2225)

        • Mary B. Cunningham, "Basil of Seleucia's Homily on Lazarus: A New Edition (BHG 2225)," Analecta Bollandiana 102:1-2 (1986), includes English tr.

        Maria Deipara, apocalypse (BHG 1050)

        • Eng. tr. J. Baun, “The Apocalypse of the holy Theotokos concerning the punishments,” in eadem, Tales from Another Byzantium (Cambridge, 2007), 391-400

        Maria Deipara, invention and deposition of the robe in the Blachernae church (BHG 1058)

        • Eng. tr. Av. Cameron, “The Virgin’s robe. An episode in the history of early seventh-century Constantinople,” Byzantion 49 (1979) 42-56, esp. 48-56

        Maria Deipara, miracle in the Chalkoprateia church (BHG 1075e)

        • Ed. and Germ. tr. W. Lackner, “:Ein byzantinisches Marienmirakel,” Byzantina 13.2 (1985) = Dorema ston Ioanne Karagiannopoulo (Thessaloniki, 1985), 833-860

        Maria Deipara, anonymous miracula of shrine of the Virgin of Pege (BHG 1072)

        • Eng. tr. in preparation by A.-M. Talbot for DOML

        Maria Magdalena, vita (BHG 1161x)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. F. Halkin, “Une Vie grecque de Sainte Marie-Madeleine BHG 1161x,” Analecta Bollandiana 105 (1987) 5-23

        Pankratios of Taormina - vita by Evagrius (BHG 1410)

        • ed. and tr. by Cynthia Stallman (†), scheduled to be published in Byzantina Australiensia series

        Pankratios of Taormina, encomium by Gregory the Pagurite (BHG 1411)

        • C. Stallman-Pacitti, "The Encomium of S. Pancratius of Taormina by Gregory the Pagurite," in Byzantion 60 (1990), 334-365.

        Peter the Apostle, logos about his chains (BHG 1486a)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Les chaînes de saint Pierre BHG 1486a,” in idem, Le ménologe impérial de Baltimore (Brussels, 1986), 197-226

        Photeine, martyrdom (BHG 1541g)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin and A.-J. Festugière, “Passion de sainte Photine (BHG 1541g),” in idem, Dix textes inédits tirés de ménologe impérial de Koutloumous (Geneva, 1984), 94-103

        Photeine, miracles of (BHG 1541m) - 11th-12th c.?

        • Eng. tr. by A.M. Talbot, "The Posthumous Miracles of St. Photeine," Analecta Bollandiana 112 (1994) 85-105.

        Stephen the First Martyr, homily by Asterios of Amaseia (BHG 1656)

        • Eng. tr. by B. Dehandschutter in "Let Us Die that We May Live," 179-193
        • homily by Hesychios of Jerusalem (BHG 1657b)
        • Eng. tr. by P. Allen in "Let Us Die that We May Live," 195-204

        Thekla, Life and Miracles (BHG 1717-1718)

        • G. Dagron, Vie et miracles de sainte Thècle (Brussels, 1978), with Fr. tr.
        • Eng. tr. by Scott Johnson (in preparation for DOML)
        • extracts from vita and complete tr. of Miracles, A.J. Festugière, Saint Thècle, saints Côme et Damien, saints Cyr et Jean (extraits), Saint Georges (Paris, 1971) 33-82

        Second Century

        Charalampes, martyrdom (BHG 298f)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin and A.-J. Festugière, “Passion de s. Charalampe (BHG 298t),” in  F. Halkin, Six inédits d’hagiologie byzantine (Brussels, 1987), 32-43

        Proklos and Hilarios, martyrdom (BHG 2374)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. F. Halkin, “Passion des saints Proclus et Hilaire BHG 2374,” in idem, Saints de Byzance et du Proche-Orient [Cahiers d’orientalisme, 13] (Geneva, 1986), 7-16

        Theodore of Perge, martyrdom (BHG 1747)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Saint Théodore, martyr à Pergé en Pamphylie,” in idem, Hagiologie byzantine (Brussels, 1986), 69-77

        Third Century

        Abibos, translation of his head (BHG 740m)

        Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Translation du chef de s. Abibos, un des trois confesseurs d’Édesse BHG 740m,” Analecta Bollandiana 104 (1986), 287-297

        Adrianos, Natalia and their companions, martyrdom (BHG 29)

        Ed. and Fr. tr. F. Halkin, “Une passion grecque inédite des saints Adrien et Natalie BHG 29” in idem, Hagiologie byzantine [Subsidia hagiographica, 71] (Brussels, 1986), 47-55

        Agatha, martyrdom (BHG 37b)

        Ed. and Fr. tr. F. Halkin and A.-J. Festugière, “Passion de sainte Agathe (BHG 37b),” in idem, Dix texts inédits tirés du ménologe impérial de Koutloumous [Cahiers d’ orientalisme, 8] (Geneva, 1984), 20-31

        Agathonikos, martyrdom (BHG 39z)

        Ed. and Fr. tr. F. Halkin, “Saint Agathonique”, in idem, Saints de Byzance et du Proche-Orient [Cahiers d’orientalisme, 13] (Geneva, 1986), 49-64

        Akakios, anonymous martyrion (BHG 13)

        • Ital. tr. by L. Viscido in Virarium Scyllacense 13 (2002) 29-70

        Alphios, Philadelphos and Kyrinos and their companions, martyrdom (BHG 62e)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. F. Halkin, “Les trois frères martyrs de Lentini,” in idem,  Six inédits d’hagiologie byzantine (Brussels, 1987), 63-87

        Artemon, vita (BHG 2047)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin and A.-J. Festugière, “Vie de s. Artémon (BHG 2047),” in F. Halkin, Dix textes inédits  tirés du ménologe impérial de Koutloumous (Geneva, 1984), 112-117

        Athenogenes of Pedachthoe - passio by Anysios (BHG 197b)

        • P. Maraval, Passion inédite de S. Athénogène de Pedachthoé (Brussels, 1990) with Fr. tr.

        Anastasia the Widow (BHG 81)

        • Eng. tr. by Holy Transfiguration Monastery, The Life and Martyrdom of Saint Anastasia and Those Who Were Martyred With Her (Seattle, WA, 1987)

        Babylas, martyr - homily by John Chrysostom (BHG 207)

        • Eng. tr. by W. Mayer in "Let Us Die That We May Live," 140-148

        Basiliskos, martyrdom (BHG 241)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Saint Basilisque,” in idem, Saints de Byzance et du Proche-Orient [Cahiers d’orientalisme, 13] (Geneva, 1986), 65-74

        Christopher, martyrdom (BBHG 311b)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Saint Christophe dans le ménologe impérial, in idem, Hagiologie byzantine [Subsidia hagiographica, 71] (Brussels, 1986), 31-46

        Cyprianus, carmina by Eudocia augusta (BHG 458-9)

        • Eng. tr. by M. Thiébaux in eadem, The writings of medieval women. An Anthology (New York and London, 1994), 49-69, esp. 60-66 (extracts from books 1 and 2)
        • Fr. tr. “Saint Cyprien. Roman en vers de l’impératrice Eudocie Athénaïs,” online publication: http://www.utqueant.org/net/doc.5.edu.html

        (Only book 1, book 2 in preparation)

        Demetrios, miracles  by John Staurakios (BHG 532)

        • Eng. tr. in preparation by P. Magdalino and I. Biliarsky

        Domninos, martyrdom (BHG 2109)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Saint Domninus de Thessalonique,” in idem, Saints de Byzance et du Proche-Orient (Geneva, 1986), 36-42

        Eugenios of Trebizond (BHG 609-613)

        • Eng. tr. by J.O. Rosenqvist, The Hagiographic Dossier of St. Eugenios of Trebizond in Codex Athous Dionysiou 154. A Critical Edition with Introduction, Translation, Commentary, and Indexes (Uppsala, 1996)

        Eutropios, Kleonikos and Basiliskos, martyrdom (BHG 656b)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. F. Halkin, “Deux passions inédites des saints Eutrope, Cléonique et Basilisque,” Analecta Bollandiana 104 (1986), 17-54, esp. 18-40

        George - miracula (BHG 687 ff)

        • Fr. tr. by A.J. Festugière, Sainte Thècle, saints Côme et Damien, saints Cyr et Jean (extraits), saint Georges (Paris, 1971) 273-334
        • Miracula (BHG 690) Eng. tr. D. Sahas, “What an infidel saw that a faithful did not: Gregory Dekapolites (d. 842) and Islam,”  Greek Orthodox Theological Review 31 (1986) 47-67 (only miracle 6 Aufhauser = De vision Saraceni a Gregorio Decapolita)

        Gordius, martyr - homily by Basil of Caesarea (BHG 703)

        • Eng. tr. by P. Allen in "Let Us Die That We May Live," 56-67

        Gregory Thaumatourgos - vita by Gregory of Nyssa (BHG 715)

        • Fr. tr. by P. Maraval (in preparation)
        • Eng. tr. by M. Slusser in St. Gregory Thaumaturgus: Life and Works (Washington, DC, 1998), 41-87
        • Ital. tr. by L. Leone, Gregorio di Nissa. Vita di Gregorio Taumaturgo (Rome, 1988)

        Kosmas and Damianos - miracula (BHG 385ff)

        • A.J. Festugière, Sainte Thècle, saints Côme et Damien, saints Cyr et Jean (extraits), saint Georges (Paris, 1971) 83-213

        Kosmas and Damian, miracula - metaphrasis by Maximos the Deacon (BHG 391)

        • new ed. and Ital. tr. by E. Paroli (in preparation)

        Kyros and John, miracula by Sophronios (7th c.) (BHG 477)

        • excerpts in A.J. Festugière, Sainte Thècle, saints Côme et Damien, saints Cyr et Jean (extraits), saint Georges (Paris, 1971) 238-56

        Lucia the Widow and Gemenianos, martyrdom (BHG 2241)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “La veuve sainte Lucie,” in idem, Saints de Byzance et du Proche-Orient (Geneva, 1986), 17-35

        Mamas, vita (BHG 1019)

        • Ed. and Germ. tr. A. Berger, “Die alten Viten des heiligen Mamas von Kaisareia. Mit einer Edition der Vita BHG 1019,” Analecta Bollandiana 120 (2002), 241-310.

        Markianos, bp. of Syracuse (BHG 1030)

        • Eng. tr. by C. Stallman-Pacitti † (in preparation)

        Martha, Maria and Leukarion, martyrdom (BHG 2257)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. F. Halkin, “La passion des saints Marthe, Marie et Leucarion,” in idem, Saints de Byzance et du Proche-Orient [Cahiers d’orientalisme, 13] (Geneva, 1986), 43-48

        1003 Martyrs of Nikomedeia, martyrdom (BHG 1219)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “La passion des mille trois martyrs de Nicomédie (BHG 1219),” in idem, Hagiologie byzantine (Brussels, 1986), 87-100

        Menodora, Metrodora and Nymphodora, martyrdom (BHG 1273)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. F. Halkin, “Ménodora, Métrodora et Nymphodora,” in idem, Hagiologie byzantine (Brussels, 1986), 87-100

        Merkourios, encomium by Nikephoros Gregoras (BHG 1277)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by S. Binon, “Eloge de s. Mercure par Nicéphore Grégoras (BHG 1277),” in idem, Documents grecs inédits relatives à s. Mercure de Césarée (Louvain, 1937), 41-91

        Merkourios - passio (BHG 1274)

        • Eng. tr. by D. Woods
        • Passione e miracoli di S. Mercurio, ed. T. Orlandi, Ital. tr. S. Di Giuseppe Camaioni (Milan, 1976)

        Neophytos, martyrdom (BHG 1326b)

        • Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Passion de s. Néophyte BHG 1326b,” in idem, Le ménologe impérial de Baltimore (Brussels, 1986), 340-344

        Pankratios of Taormina, martyrdom (BHG 1409)

        Ed. and  Fr. tr. J. Declerck, “Les récensions grecques de la Passion de s. Pancrace ”BHG3 1408-1409,” Analecta Bollandiana 105 (1987), 65-85

        Pelagia, martyr - homily by John Chrysostom (BHG 1477)

        • Eng. tr. by W. Mayer in "Let Us Die That We May Live," 148-161

        Phantinos the Elder (BHG 1508-1509)

        • new ed. with Italian summary by A. Acconcia Longo for series Testi e studi bizantino-neoellenici (in preparation)

        Philetairos and Eubiotos, martyrdom (BHG 1515a)

        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Passion de Philetairos et Eubiotos,” in idem, Six inédits d’hagiologie byzantine (Brussels, 1987), 14-62

        Polyeuktos, martyrdom (BHG 1568d)

          • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Martyre de saint Polyeucte BHG 1568d,” in idem, Le ménologe impérial de Baltimore (Brussels, 1986), 84-98

          Sergios and Bakchos, passio (BHG 1624)

          • Eng. tr. by J. Boswell, "The Passion of Ss. Serge and Bacchus," in Same-sex Unions in Pre-Modern Europe (New York, 1994) 375-390

          Tatiana, martyrdom (BHG 1699d)

          • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Passion de sainte Tatiana BHG 1699d,” in idem, Le ménologe impérial de Baltimore (Brussels, 1986), 150-156

          Theodorus Teron, homily by Gregory of Nyssa (BHG 1760)

          • Eng. tr. by J. Leemans in "Let Us Die That We May Live", 82-91.

          Theodosia of Caesarea, martyrdom (BHG 1775b)

          • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Théodosie de Césarée,” in idem, Hagiologie byzantine (Brussels, 1986), 63-68

          Trophimos and Eukarpion, martyrdom (BHG 2465)

          • Ed. and Fr. tr. F. Halkin and A.-J. Festugière, “Passion des ss. Trophime et Eucarpion (BHG 2465),” in idem, Dix textes inédits tirés du ménologe impérial de Koutloumous [Cahiers d’orientalisme, 8] (Geneva, 1984, 104-11

            Fourth Century

            Anastasia, Vision of

            (BHG 1868) Eng. tr. by J. Baun, “The Apocalypse of Anastasia (Palermo version),” in eadem, Tales from another Byzantium (Cambridge, 2007), 415-424

            (BHG 1869, 1870, 1870b) Eng. tr. by J. Baun,  “The Apocalypse of Anastasia (Paris and Milan versions),” in eadem, Tales from another Byzantium (Cambridge, 2007), 401-414

            Andrew Stratelates, passio (BHG 118)

            Antony the Great (BHG 140)

            • R.T. Meyer, St. Athanasius. The Life of Saint Antony (Westminster, MD, 1950)
            • R.C. Gregg, Athanasius: The Life of Antony and the Letter to Marcellinus (New York, 1980) 29-99
            • #The Life of St. Anthony the Great; St. Jerome, The Life of St. Hilarion and Life of St. Paul the First hermit, no translator given (Willits, CA: Eastern Orthodox Books, 1976, rprt of 1850 ed.)
              Eng. tr. by C. White in Early Christian Lives (London, 1998), 1-70
            • Eng. tr. by T. Vivian and A.N. Athanassakis in Athanasius of Alexandria: The Life of Antony, The Coptic Life and the Greek Life (Kalamazoo, MI, 2003)
            • #Fr. tr. Vie d'Antoine/Athanase d'Alexandrie, introduction, texte critique, traduction, by G.H.M. Bartelink (Paris: Editions du Cerf, 1994), Sources chrétiennes; no. 400
            • Eng. tr. by D. Brakke in T. Head, Medieval Hagiography: An Anthology (New York, 2000) [based on Bartelink ed. of Greek text], 1-30
            • Fr. tr. by B. Lavaud, Antoine le Grand père des moines: sa vie par Saint Athanase (Paris, 1989)
            • Swedish tr. by T. Hägg and S. Rubenson, Athanasios av Alexandria, Antonios liv (Skellefteå, Artos, 1991)
            • Germ. tr. by H. Przybyla, Athanasius: Vita Antonii (Graz, 1987)
            • Ital. tr., Vita di Antonio, ed. G.J.M. Bartelink, tr. P. Citati and S. Lilla (Milan, 1947)
            • Ital. tr. by B. Borghini, Vita Antonii (Turin, 1972)
            • Ital. tr. by L. Cremaschi, Athanasio di Alessandria. Vita di Antonio (Milan, 1995), 105-219
            • Span. tr. by A. Ballano, San Atanasio: Vida de san Antonio (Zamora, 1975)

            Artemios - passio (BHG 170 - 71c)

            • Eng. tr. by M. Vermes in S. Lieu, D. Montserrat, From Constantine to Julian: Pagan and Byzantine Views (London-NYC, 1996), 210-262

            Artemios - miracula, BHG 173 (7th c.)

            • Eng. tr. by V. Crisafulli in V. Crisafulli, J. Nesbitt and J. Haldon, The Miracles of St. Artemios: A Collection of Miracle Stories by an Anonymous Author of Seventh Century Byzantium (Leiden, 1996)
            • Fr. tr. by V. Déroche (in preparation)

            Barlaam, martyr – homily by John Chrysostom (BHG 222)

            • Eng. tr. W. Mayer, St. John Chrysostom. The Cult of Saints (New York, 2006), 177-190

            Basil of Caesarea, vita and miracula by ps.-Amphilochios (BHG 246yff)

            • Eng. tr. by J. Wortley (in preparation)

            Bernike, Prosdoke and Domnina, martyrs – homily by John Chrysostom (BHG 274)

            • Eng. tr. W. Mayer, St. John Chrysostom. The Cult of Saints (New York, 2006), 155-176

            Catherine of Alexandria - passio (BHG 30-32)

            • Fr. tr. by E. Mayet (in preparation)

            Chariton (BHG 3002)

            • L. di Segni, "The Life of Chariton" in V. Wimbush, ed. Ascetic Behavior in Greco-Roman Antiquity (Minneapolis, 1990) 393-421
            • Ital. tr. L. di Segni, Cercare dio nel deserto: Vita di Caritone (Comunita di Bose, 1990)

            Constantine - anonymous vita (BHG 364)

            • F. Beetham in S. Lieu, D. Montserrat, From Constantine to Julian, Pagan and Byzantine Views (London-NYC, 1996) 97-146

            Constantine - vita by Eusebius (BHG 361x)

            • Eng. tr. by A. Cameron and S.G. Hall, Eusebius, Life of Constantine (Oxford, 1999)
            • Ital. tr. by L. Tartaglia, Eusebio di Cesarea, Sulla Vita di Costantino (Naples, 1984)
            • Span. tr. by M. Gurruchaga, Eusebio de Cesarea, Vida de Costantino (Madrid, 1994)
            • Germ. tr. by P. Dräger, Eusebios, Über das Leben des glückseligen Kaisers Konstantin (De vita Constantini) 2nd rev. ed. (Oberhard, 2007)

            Cyrus and John - enkomion and miracula

            • Fr. tr. by D. Peltier (1978), doctoral thesis at the University of Paris (unpublished)
            • Fr. tr. of enkomion by Sophronios (BHG 475-476) by P. Bringel - online publication
            • Fr. tr. of miracula by J. Gascou (in preparation)

            Drosis, martyr – homily by John Chrysostom (BHG 566)

            • Eng. tr. W. Mayer (with B. Neil), St. John Chrysostom. The Cult of Saints (New York, 2006), 191-205.

            Egyptian martyrs – homily by John Chrysostom (BHG 1192)

            • Eng. tr. W. Mayer, St. John Chrysostom. The Cult of Saints (New York, 2006), 206-216

            Epiphanios of Cyprus - vita (BHG 596)

            miracle (BHG 601i)

            Ed. and Germ. tr. by C. Rapp, “Der heilige Epiphanius im Kampf mit dem Dämon des Origenes: Kritische Erstausgabe des Wunders BHG 601i,” in F. Berger et al. (eds.), Symbolae Berolinenses für Dieter Harlfinger (Amsterdam, 1993), 249-269

            • Eng. tr. by C. Rapp (in preparation) - to appear in Translated Texts for Historians (Liverpool)

            Eugenios and Makarios, martyrdom (BHG 2127)

            • Ed. and abbreviated Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Passion des saints Eugène et Macaire BHG 2127,” in idem, Saints de Byzance et du Proche-Orient (Geneva, 1986), 84-92

            Euphemia, martyr - ekphrasis by Asterios of Amaseia (BHG 623)

            • Eng. tr. by B. Dehandschutter in "Let Us Die That We May Live," 173-176

            Eustathios, bishop of Antioch – homily by John Chrysostom (BHG 644)

            • Eng. tr. W. Mayer, St. John Chrysostom. The Cult of Saints (New York, 2006), 49-62

             

            Forty Martyrs of Sebasteia

            • The Forty Martyrs of Sebasteia, ed. M. Mullett and A. Wilson, 2 vols. - in press (BBTT 2, pt. 2)

            Gordianos, martyrdom (BHG 2165)

            • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “La passion de saint Gordien BHG 2165,” in idem, Saints de Byzance et du Proche-Orient (Geneva, 1986), 97-103

            Gorgonia - oratio by Gregory of Nazianzos (BHG 704)

            • L.P. Mc Cauley et al., Funeral Orations by Saint Gregory Nazianzen and Saint Ambrose (Washington, D.C., 1953) 101-118

            Gregory of Nazianzos, vita by Gregory the Presbyter (BHG 723)

            • New Greek ed. and Fr. tr. by Xavier Lequeux, Gregorii Presbyteri Vita sancti Gregorii Theologi (Turnhout, 2001)

            Gregory of Nazianzos - encomium by Niketas Paphlagon (late 9th - early 10th c.) (BHG 725)

            • J.J. Rizzo, The Encomium of Gregory Nazianzen by Nicetas the Paphlagonian, ed. and Eng. tr. (Brussels, 1976)
            • Oration on the Translation of the Relics of Gregory of Nazianzos (BHG 728) ed. and French tr. by B. Flusin in "Le panégyrique de Constantin VII Porphyrogénète pour la translation des reliques de Grégoire le Théologien (BHG 728)" REB 57 (1999) 5-97, at 40-81

            Hermylos and Stratonikos, martyrdom (BHG 745b)

            • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Passion d’Hermyle et Stratonice BHG 745b,” in idem, Le ménologe impérial de Baltimore [Subsidia hagiographica, 69] (Brussels, 1986), 157-170

            #Histories of the Monks of Upper Egypt and Life of Paphnutius [from Coptic]

            • Eng. tr. by T. Vivian, Histories of the Monks of Upper Egypt and Life of Paphnutius (Kalamazoo, MI: Cistercian Publications, 1993)

            Historia monachorum in Aegypto

            • N. Russell, The Lives of the Desert Fathers (Kalamazoo, MI, 1981)
            • A.J. Festugière, Historia monachorum in Aegypto, with Fr. tr. (rp. Brussels, 1981)

            Ignatios, martyr – homily by John Chrysostom (BHG 816)

            • Eng. tr. W. Mayer, St. John Chrysostom. The Cult of Saints (New York, 2006), 101-118

            John Chrysostom - Dialogue of Palladios (BHG 870)

            • H. Moore, The Dialogue of Palladius Concerning the Life of Chrysostom (New York, 1921)
            • #Dialogue sur la vie de Jean Chrysostome/Palladios; introduction, texte critique, traduction et notes, by Anne-Marie Malingrey, with Philippe Leclercq (Paris: Editions du Cerf, 1988), Sources chretiennes; no. 341-342

            John Chrysostom, oratio funebris attributed to Martyrios of Antioch (BHG 871)

            • Ed. and Ital. tr. by M. Wallraff and C. Ricci, Martyrius <Antiochenus>: Oratio funebris in laudem sancti Iohannis Chrysostomi (Spoleto, 2007)

            John Chrysostom - vita anonyma (BHG 876)

            • Eng. tr. by J. Wortley (in preparation)

            Julian, martyr - homily by John Chrysostom (BHG 967)

            • Eng.tr. by W. Mayer in "Let Us Die That We May Live," 126-140

            Juventinos and Maximinos, martyrs – homily by John Chrysostom (BHG 975)

            • Eng. tr. W. Mayer, St. John Chrysostom. The Cult of Saints (New York, 2006), 89-100

            Lucian, martyr – homily by John Chrysostom (BHG 998)

            • Eng. tr. W. Mayer, St. John Chrysostom. The Cult of Saints (New York, 2006), 63-74

            Maccabees, martyrs – 3 homilies by John Chrysostom  (BHG 1008-9, 1010a)

            • Eng. tr. W. Mayer, St. John Chrysostom. The Cult of Saints (New York, 2006), 119-54

            Makrina - vita by Gregory of Nyssa (BHG 1012)

            • Eng. tr. W.K. Lowther Clarke, The Life of St. Macrina (London, 1916)
            • Eng. tr. Kevin Corrigan, The Life of Saint Macrina (Toronto, 1987)
            • Eng. tr. J.M. Petersen, Handmaids of the Lord (Kalamazoo, MI, 1996), 51-86
            • ed. and Fr. tr. Vie de Sainte Macrine [par] Grégoire de Nysse. Introduction, texte critique, traduction, notes et index, by Pierre Maraval (Paris, Editions du Cerf, 1971) Sources chrétiennes, no.178.
            • Germ. tr. by Warnach, in W. Schamoni, Heilige Frauen des Altertums (Düsseldorf, 1963) 58-93
            • Ital. tr. E. Giannarelli, S. Gregorio di Nissa. La Vita di S. Macrina (Milan, 1988)
            • Ital. tr. E.Marotta, Gregorio di Nissa. Vita di sancta Macrina (Rome, 1989)
            • Swedish tr. by S. Hidal (in press)

            Markianos the Oikonomos (BHG 1032 ff)

            • critical ed. and tr. by R. Snee (in preparation)
            • vita by Symeon Metaphrastes (BHG 1034b), ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Vie de saint Marcien l’économe BHG 1034b,” in idem, Le ménologe impérial de Baltimore (Brussels, 1986), 99-124 1034b, in idem, LeB

            Markos of Arethousa, martyrdom (BHG 2248)

            • Ed. and Fr. tr. F. Halkin, “La passion de s. Marc d’Aréthuse BHG 2248,” Analecta Bollandiana 103 (1985), 217-229

            Melania the Elder - vita by Palladios (Lausiac History)

            • Eng. tr. by J.M. Petersen in Handmaids of the Lord (Kalamazoo, MI, 1996) 299-307

            Meletios, bishop of Antioch – homily by John Chrysostom (BHG 1244)

            • Eng. tr. by W. Mayer, St. John Chrysostom. The Cult of the Saints (New York, 2006), 39-48.

            Menas, miracula (no BHG no.)

            • New Greek ed. and Eng. tr. of 5 miracula from a 12th c. ms., Harvard University, Houghton Library, Ms. Typ. 2434, by J. Duffy and E. Bourbouhakis, "Five Miracles of St. Menas," in J.W. Nesbitt, ed., Byzantine Authors: Literary Activities and Preoccupations (Leiden, 2003), 65-81

            Menas - passio by Symeon Metaphrastes (BHG 1250)

            Nicholas of Myra, encomium by Andreas of Crete (BHG 1362)

            • Germ. tr. by L. Heiser, “Die Festrede des Andreas von Kreta,”  in idem, Nikolaos von Myra. Heiliger der ungeteilten Christenheit (Trier, 1978), 80-89

            Nicholas of Myra, “Praxis de stratelatis” (BHG 1350)

            • Germ. tr. by L.Heiser, “Die Errettung der Feldherrn: Praxis de stratelatis. Das erste und bedeutendste Zeugnis,” in idem, Nikolaos von Myra. Heiliger der ungeteilten Christenheit (Trier, 1978), 46-55

            Nicholas of Myra - Translation of Relics by Nikephoros (BHG 1361b)

            • tr. P. Gerardo Cioffari, Saint Nicholas: His Life, the Translation of his Relics and his Basilica in Bari, tr. by P.L Barnes (Bari, 1994) 53-68
            • #tr. J. McGinley, H. Musurillo in Bolletino di S. Nicola, n. 10, Studi e Testi (Bari, Oct. 1980)

            Nicholas of Myra, vita by Michael (BHG 1348)

            • Germ. tr. by L. Heiser, “Die Lebenbeschreibung des Michael: Vita per Michaelem,” in idem, Nikolaos von Myra. Heiliger der ungeteilten Christenheit (Trier, 1978), 55-79

            Pachomios - vita prima (BHG 1396)

            • The Life of Pachomius (Vita Prima Graeca), tr. A.N. Athanassakis (Missoula, MT, 1975)
            • The Life of Saint Pachomius and his Disciples, tr. A. Veilleux [Pachomian Koinonia, vol. 1] (Kalamazoo, MI, 1980), 297-423
            • #La première vie grecque de saint Pachôme, introduction critique et traduction, by A.-J. Festugière [Les Moines d'Orient; 4/2] (Paris, Editions du Cerf, 1965) 159-245

            Pachomios, vita (BHG 1401a)

            • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Une vie inédite de saint Pachome BHG 1401a,” Analecta Bollandiana 97 (1979), 5-55, 241-287

            Paul the Confessor - vita (BHG 1472a)

            • Ital. tr. by R. Fusco (with Greek text), La Vita premetaphrastica di Paolo il Confessore (BHG 1472a). Un vescovo di Constantinopoli tra storia e leggenda. [Bollettino dei classici, Academia Nazionale dei Lincei, Suppl. 16] (Rome, 1996)

            Paul the Hermit, vita (BHG 1468c)

            • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Vie de saint Paul l’ermite BHG 1468c,” in idem, Le ménologe impérial de Baltimore (Brussels, 1986), 46-68

            Parthenios of Lampsakos (BHG 1422)

            • Eng. tr. by J. Mroz (in preparation)

            Philogonios, bishop of Antioch – homily by John Chrysostom (BHG 1532)

            • Eng. tr. W. Mayer and P. Allen, John Chrysostom (London, 2000), 184-195

            Phokas, martyr, homily by Asterios of Amaseia (BHG 1538)

            • Eng. tr. by B. Dehandschutter in "Let Us Die that We May Live," 167-173

            homily by John Chrysostom (BHG 1537)

            • Eng. tr. W. Mayer, St. John Chrysostom. The Cult of Saints (New York, 2006), 75-88

            Romanos, martyr – homily by John Chrysostom (BHG 1601)

            • Eng. tr. W. Mayer, St. John Chrysostom. The Cult of Saints (New York, 2006), 227-238

            Sabas the Goth, martyrdom (BHG 1607)

            • Eng.tr. by P. Heather and J. Matthews, “The Passion of St. Saba the Goth” in P. Heather, The Goths in the Fourth Century (Liverpool, 1991), 109-117
            • Eng. and Swedish tr. J. Flemberg, “The Martyrdom of Saint Sabas the Goth, Translated into Swedish and English,” Tor. Tidskrift för arkeologi 24 (1992), 165-175 (annotated tr. from Greek to Swedish by J. Flemberg, 165-170, tr. from Swedish to English by F. Herschend and N. Tomkinson, 170-175)

            Synkletike - vita by ps.-Athanasios (probably mid-5th c.) (BHG 1694)

            • E.B. Bongie, The Life of Blessed Syncletica by Pseudo-Athanasius (Toronto, Peregrina Publ. Co., 1996)
            • Eng. tr. by E.A. Castelli in V.L. Wimbush, Ascetic Behavior in Greco-Roman Antiquity: A Sourcebook (Minneapolis, MN, 1990) 266-311
            • Fr. tr. Vie de Sainte Synclétique, tr. Sr. Odile Bénédicte Bernard (Spiritualité Orientale 9: Abbaye Notre Dame de Bellefontaine, 1972)
            • Tim Vivian, "Syncletica: A Sixth-Century Female Anchorite," Vox Benedictina 10, no. 1 (1993) 9-37; rp. in T. Vivian, Journeying into God: Seven Early Monastic Lives (Minneapolis, MN, 1996) 37-52

            Theagenes - passio (BHG 2416)

            Theodoretos of Antioch, martyrdom (BHG 2425)

            • Ed. and Fr. tr. F. Halkin, “La passion grecque de saint Théodoret d’Antioche,” in idem, Hagiologie byzantine [Subsidia hagiographica, 71] (Brussels, 1986), 123-151

            Theodotos of Kyreneia, life and martyrdom (BHG 2437)

            • Fr. tr. F. Halkin, “Théodote de Cyrénie en Chypre BHG 2437,” in idem, Le ménologe impérial de Baltimore [Subsidia hagiographica, 69] (Brussels, 1986), 291-95

            Theopemptos and Theonas, martyrdom (BHG 2443)

            • Ed. and Fr. tr. F. Halkin, “La passion inédite des saints Théopompe et Théonas (BHG 2443),” in idem, Hagiologie byzantine [Subsidia hagiographica, 71] (Brussels, 1986), 101-22

            Theopemptos and Theonas, martyrdom (BHG 2444)

            • Fr. tr. F. Halkin, “Passion de Théopemptos et Théonas BHG 2444,” in idem, Le ménologe impérial de Baltimore [Subsidia hagiographica, 69] (Brussels, 1986), 41-45

            Timotheos of Prusa, life (BHG 2460)

            Ed. and Fr. tr. F. Halkin, “Saint Timothée de Pruse,” in idem, Saints de Byzance et du Proche-Orient [Cahiers d’orientalisme, 13] (Geneva, 1986), 93-96

            Zotikos, vita (BHG 2479)

            Ed. and Fr. tr. M. Aubineau, “Zoticos de Constantinople nourricier des pauvres et serviteur des lépreux,” Analecta Bollandiana 93 (1975), 67-108

            Zotikos - vita by Constantine Akropolites (13th c.) - BHG 2480

            • Eng. tr. by T. Miller, "The Legend of Saint Zotikos according to Constantine Akropolites," in Analecta Bollandiana 112 (1994) 339-376

            Inventio crucis by Alexander the Monk (BHG 410, 410b-c, 411)

            • ed. and Eng. tr. by R. Scott, “ Alexander the Monk, Discovery of the True Cross,” in M. Mullett, ed., Metaphrastes, or Gained in Translation: Essays and Translations in honour of Robert H. Jordan (Belfast, 2004), 157-184
            • partial ed. and tr. by J. Nesbitt in "Alexander the Monk's Text of Helena's Discovery of the Cross (BHG 410)," in J. Nesbitt, ed., Byzantine Authors: Literary Activities and Preoccupations (Leiden, 2003), 23-39.

              Fourth-Fifth Centuries

              Monks martyred in Sinai and Raithou - relatio by Ammonius (BHG 1300)

              • Eng. tr. by D. Caner in History and Historiography from the Late Antique Sinai ( Translated Texts for Historians 53, Liverpool, 2010), 141-71

              Monks martyred in Sinai, narrationes de caede monachorum in Monte Sinai by Neilos of Ankyra (BHG 1301-1307)

              Ed. and Germ. tr. by M. Link, Die Erzählung des Pseudo-Neilos: ein spätantiken Märtyrroman (Munich, 2005)

              • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Les moines martyrs du Sinaï dans le ménologe impérial,” in E. Lucchesi and H.D. Saffrey (eds.), Mémorial André-Jean Festugière. Antiquité païenne et chrétienne (Geneva 1984), 267-273 (BHG 1307d)
              • Eng. tr. by D. Caner in History and Historiography from the Late Antique Sinai ( Translated Texts for Historians 53, Liverpool, 2010), 73-135

                Fifth Century

                Alexander the Akoimetos (BHG 47)

                Eng. tr. E. Theokritoff, “The Life of our holy father Alexander,” Aram 3:1-2 (1991), 293-318

                • Eng. tr. by D. Caner in Wandering, Begging Monks: Spiritual Authority and the Promotion of Monasticism in Late Antiquity (Berkeley, CA, 2002), 249-280.
                • Fr. tr. by J.-M. Baguenard, Les Moines acémètes. Vies des saints Alexandre, Marcel et Jean Calybite (Bégrolles-en-Mauges, Abbaye de Bellefontaine, 1988), 79-120.

                Andrew the Fool (BHG 115z) - vita variously dated 7th-10th c.

                • Eng. tr. by L. Rydén, The Life of St. Andrew the Fool, 2 vols. (Uppsala, 1995)
                • #partial Eng. tr. by John Wortley, "The Vita Sancti Andreae as a Source of Byzantine Social History," Societas 3 (1974), 1-20
                • Ital. tr. P. Cesaretti, I Santi Folli di Bisanzio (Milan, 1990) 99-257

                Auxentios, anonymous vita (BHG 203b)

                • Fr.  tr. by F. Halkin and A.-J. Festugière, “Vie de s. Auxence (203b)
                • BHG 203b),” in idem, Dix textes inédits tirés du ménologe impérial de Koutloumous (Geneva, 1984), 44-46

                Auxentios - vita by Psellos (BHG 203)

                • Fr. tr. by P. Joannou in Démonologie populaire-démonologie critique au XIe siècle (Wiesbaden, 1971)
                • Eng. tr. by E. Fisher (in preparation)

                Cyril of Alexandria, vita (BHG 2096)

                • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Vie de Cyrille d’Alexandrie BHG 2096,” in idem, Le ménologe impérial de Baltimore (Brussels, 1986), 278-290

                Cyril of Alexandria, laudatio by Zonaras (BHG 2099)

                • Greek text and Eng. tr. by Walt Stevenson (in preparation)

                Daniel the Stylite (BHG 489)

                • E.A. Dawes, N. Baynes, Three Byzantine Saints (2nd ed., Crestwood, NY, 1977) 1-84
                • new Eng. tr. by Miriam Raub Vivian (in preparation) (Cal. State Univ. at Bakersfield)
                • Fr. tr. by A.J. Festugière in Les Moines d'Orient 2 (Paris, 1961), 87-171
                • Germ. tr. by H. Lietzmann, “Der heilige Daniel auf der Säule,” in idem, Byzantinische Legenden (Jena, 1911), 1-52

                Domnica (BHG 562-562f)

                • ed. and Fr. tr. by M. Alexiou (in preparation)

                **Elisabeth the Thaumaturge, vita (BHG 2121)

                • Eng. tr. by V. Karras in Holy Women of Byzantium, ed. A.-M. Talbot (Washington, D.C., 1996) 117-135

                Eupraxia, vita (BHG ??)

                • Ed. and
                • Eng. tr. in preparation by P. Dilley

                Eusebia, vita (BHG 633)

                • Eng. tr. by J. Featherstone, “Life of our holy mother Eusebia, renamed Xenia,” in V. Ruggieri, La Caria bizantina. Topografia, archeologia ed arte (Mylasa, Stratonikeia, Bargylia, Myndus, Halicarnassus) (Soveria Mannelli, 2005), 206-211
                • (BHG 869b) Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Vie de saint Jean Calybite le pauvre volontaire BHG 869b,” in idem, Le ménologe impérial de Baltimore (Brussels, 1986), 172-196

                Euthymios the Great - vita by Cyril of Skythopolis (BHG 647)

                • A.J. Festugière, Les moines de Palestine (Paris, 1962) 55-144
                • R.M. Price, Cyril of Scythopolis: The Lives of the Monks of Palestine (Kalamazoo, MI, 1991) 1-92
                • It. tr. in R. Baldelli, L. Mortari, Cirillo di Scitopoli, Storie monastiche del deserto di Gerusalemme (Abbazia di Praglia, 1990), 97-191

                Gerasimos (BHG 693)

                • It. tr. by L. di Segni, Nel deserto accanto ai fratelli, vite di Gerasimo e di Giorgio di Choziba (Bose, 1991) 65-79

                Hypatios of Rouphinianai - vita by Kallinikos (BHG 760)

                • Eng. tr. by Dimitrios Krallis (in preparation), to be published in Liverpool TTH series
                • G.J.M. Bartelink, Callinicos, Vie d'Hypatios, with Fr. tr. (Paris, 1971)
                • Fr. tr. A.J. Festugière in Les moines d'Orient 2 (Paris, 1961) 11-86
                • Ital. tr. C. Capizzi, Callinico. Vita di Ipazio (Rome, 1982)

                Isaakios and Dalmatos, encomium by Michael the Monk (BHG 956d)

                • New ed. and Eng. tr. by Peter Hatlie, "The Encomium of Ss. Isakos [sic] and Dalmatos by Michael the Monk (BHG3 956d): Text, Translation and Notes" in EUKOSMIA. Studi miscellanei per il 75° d. Vincenzo Poggi S.J., edd. V. Ruggieri and L. Pieralli (Soveria Mannelli [Catanzaro]: Rubbettino, 2003), 275-311.

                John Kalybites (BHG ?)

                • Fr. tr. by J.-M. Baguenard, Les Moines acémètes. Vies des saints Alexandre, Marcel et Jean Calybite (Bégrolles-en-Mauges, Abbaye de Bellefontaine, 1988), 203-215.
                • (BHG 869b) Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Vie de saint Jean Calybite le pauvre volontaire BHG 869b,” in idem, Le ménologe impérial de Baltimore (Brussels, 1986), 172-196

                Lausiac History of Palladius

                • W.K. Lowther Clarke, The Lausiac History (London, 1918)
                • R.T. Meyer, Palladius: The Lausiac History (London, 1965)
                • Eng. tr. of ch. 34 by D. Krueger, in Religions of Late Antiquity in Practice, ed. R. Valantasis (Princeton, N.J., 2000), 179-180
                • Ital. tr., Palladio, La Storia Lausiaca, ed. G.J.M. Bartelink, tr. M. Barchiesi (Milan, 1974)
                • Swedish tr. by S. Linner, Palladios, Ökenfäderna (Skellefteå, Artos, 1998)

                Marinos/Maria, vita (BHG 615)

                • **Eng. tr. by N. Constas in Holy Women of Byzantium, ed. A.-M. Talbot (Washington, D.C., 1996), 1-12
                • Fr. tr. by M. Richard, "La Vie Ancienne de Sainte Marie surnommée Marinos," in Corona Gratiarum: Miscellanea patristica, historica et liturgica Eligio Dekkers O.S.B. XII lustra complenti oblata, 1 (Brugge, 1975) 95-99.

                Markellos the Akoimetos (BHG 1027z)

                • Fr. tr. by J.-M. Baguenard, Les Moines acémètes. Vies des saints Alexandre, Marcel et Jean Calybite (Bégrolles-en-Mauges, Abbaye de Bellefontaine, 1988), 149-192.

                  Matrona of Perge - vita by Symeon Metaphrastes (BHG 1222)

                  • tr. Khalifa Bennasser, Gender and Sanctity in Early Byzantine Monasticism: A Study of the Phenomenon of Female Ascetics in Male Monastic Habit (University Microfilms, Ann Arbor, MI, 1984) 118-154
                  • ** vita prima (BHG 1221)
                  • Eng. tr. by J. Featherstone in Holy Women of Byzantium, ed. A.-M. Talbot (Washington, D.C., 1996) 13-64
                  • partial tr. by K. Bennasser, op.cit. 155-177

                  Melania the Younger - vita by Gerontios (BHG 1241)

                  • Eng. tr. by T.C. Papaloizos, The Life of Saint Melania the Younger (Ann Arbor microfilm of Catholic University dissertation, 1977)
                  • E.A. Clark, The Life of Melania the Younger (New York, 1984)
                  • J.M. Petersen, Handmaids of the Lord (Kalamazoo, MI, 1996), 311-361
                  • #Fr. tr. by D. Gorce, Vie de Sainte Mélanie. Texte grec, introduction, traduction, et notes, (Paris, 1962), Sources chrétiennes no. 90
                  • Germ. tr. by R. Storf, Das Leben der heiligen Melania von Gerontius (Munich, 1912)

                  Olympias - vita and Sergia's narratio de translatione (BHG 1374-1376)

                  • E.A. Clark, Jerome, Chrysostom and Friends (New York, 1979) 127-57
                  • #Malingrey, A.-M., "Vie d'Olympias" in A.-M. Malingrey, ed., Jean Chrysostome: Lettres à Olympias, 2nd ed., (Paris, 1968) 407-449

                  Philotheos historia of Theodoret of Cyrrhus

                  • R.M. Price, A History of the Monks of Syria (Kalamazoo, MI, 1985)
                  • P. Canivet, A. Leroy-Molinghen, Théodoret de Cyr. Histoire des moines de Syrie, 2 vols. (Paris, 1977-79)

                  Porphyrios of Gaza (BHG 1570)

                  • Fr. tr. H. Grégoire, M.-A. Kugener, Marc le Diacre, Vie de Porphyre évêque de Gaza (Paris, 1930)
                  • G.F. Hill, The Life of Porphyry, bishop of Gaza (Oxford, 1913; rp. Willits, CA: Eastern Orthodox Books, 1977)
                  • Eng. tr. by C. Rapp for Liverpool series (in preparation)
                  • partial Eng. tr. by C. Rapp, in Medieval Hagiography: An Anthology, ed. Thomas Head (New York: Garland, 2000) 53-75
                  • #Germ. tr. by G. Rohde, Das Leben des heiligen Porphyrios, Bischofs von Gaza, beschrieben von dem Diakon Markus (Berlin, 1927)

                  Symeon Stylites the Elder, vita by Antonios (BHG 1683e)

                  • Fr. tr. by A.-J. Festugière, “Vie et conduite du bienheureux Syméon le Stylite,” in idem, Antioche païenne et chrétienne. Libanius, Chrysostome et les moines de Syrie (Paris, 1959), 493-506

                  Symeon Stylites the Elder - vita by Theodoret of Cyrrhus (BHG 1678)

                  • Théodoret de Cyr. Histoire des moines de Syrie, ed. P. Canivet, A. Leroy- Molinghen, 2 (Paris, 1979) 158-215 (ch. 26)
                  • R. Doran, The Lives of Simeon Stylites (Kalamazoo, MI, 1992) - includes vitae by Theodoret, Antonius and a Syriac vita

                  Theodora of Alexandria - anonymous vita (BHG 1727)

                  Eng. tr. by Arietta Papaconstantinou (in preparation)

                    Fifth or Sixth Century

                    Apophthegmata Patrum (CPG 5562)

                    • J.C. Guy, B. Flusin, Les Apophtegmes des Pères: Collection systématique. 1. Chapitres I-IX (Paris, 1993), with Fr. tr.
                    • B. Ward, The Sayings of the Desert Fathers (Oxford and Kalamazoo, 1975).

                    Cyril of Skythopolis

                    • R.M. Price, Cyril of Scythopolis: The Lives of the Monks of Palestine (Kalamazoo, MI, 1991)
                    • A.J. Festugière, Les moines d'Orient, 3.1-3 (Paris, 1961-64)
                    • Ital. tr. R. Baldelli, L. Mortari, Cirillo di Scitopoli, Storie monastiche del deserto di Gerusalemme (Abbazia di Praglia, 1990)

                    Sixth Century

                    Abramios, bishop of Kratea, vita by Cyril of Scythopolis (BHG 12)

                    • Eng. tr. by R.M. Price, Lives of the Monks of Palestine (Kalamazoo, MI, 1991) 273-281
                    • Ital. tr. by R. Baldelli, L. Mortari, Cirillo di Scitopoli, Storie monastiche del deserto di Gerusalemme (Abbazia di Praglia, 1990), 395-407
                    • Fr. tr. by A.-J. Festugière , Les moines d'Orient, 3.3. Les moines de Palestine (Paris, 1962), 73-79

                      Arethas and his companions - passio (BHG 166)

                      Ed. and Fr. tr. by M. Detoraki and J. Beaucamp, Le martyre de Saint Aréthas et de ses compagnons (BHG 166) (Paris, 2007)

                      (BHG 166z) Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Le martyre d’Aréthas et de ses compagnons himyarites,” in idem, Six inédits d’hagiologie byzantine (Brussels, 1987), 133-178

                      Daniel of Sketis ( BHG 2101 a-c, 2102a, 2102 c-f, 2128)

                      • Greek text and Eng. tr. by B. Dahlman, Saint Daniel of Sketis. A Group of Hagiographic Texts edited with introduction, translation and commentary (Uppsala, 2007)

                      De scorto converso/De sorore Danielis, in John Oxita’s florilegium (BHG 1438hb)

                      • Ed. and Eng. tr. E. Skaka and J. Wortley, “The tale of Daniel’s sister: text, translation and commentary De sorore Danielis, BHG 1438hb,” in M. Mullett, ed., Metaphrastes, or Gained in translation. Essays and translations in honour of Robert H. Jordan [BBTT, 9] (Belfast, 2004), 194-209

                      Dositheos (BHG 2117)

                      • L. Regnault, J. de Préville, Dorothée de Gaza. Oeuvres spirituelles (Paris, 1963), 122-45, rpt. in L. Regnault, Maîtres spirituels au désert de Gaza (Solesmes, 1967) 247-57
                      • Ital. tr. by L. Cremaschi, in Doroteo di Gaza, Scritti e insegnamenti spirituali (Rome, 1980), 50-60

                      Eutychios, patriarch of Constantinople - vita by Eustratios (BHG 657)

                      • Eng. tr. by Anna Wilson and Averil Cameron for BBTT series (in preparation)

                      Gregentios, archbishop of Taphar (BHG 705-706i)

                      • Ed. and Eng. tr. by A. Berger, Life and Works of Saint Gregentios, Archbishop of Taphar (Berlin, 2006)

                      Gregory of Akragas (dates uncertain) - vita by Leontios (BHG 707)

                      • ed. and tr. A. Berger, Leontios Presbyteros von Rom. Das Leben des Heiligen Gregorios von Agrigent (Berlin, 1995)

                      John the Hesychast (BHG 897)

                      • Eng. tr. by R.M. Price, Lives of the Monks of Palestine (Kalamazoo, 1991), 220-244
                      • Fr. tr. by A.-J. Festugière, Les moines d'Orient, 3.3. Les moines de Palestine (Paris, 1962), 13-34
                      • Ital. tr. by R. Baldelli, L. Mortari, Cirillo di Scitopoli, Storie monastiche del deserto di Gerusalemme (Abbazia di Praglia, 1990), 325-353

                      Kyriakos (BHG 463)

                      • Eng. tr. by R. M. Price, Lives of the Monks of Palestine (Kalamazoo, 1991), 245-261
                      • Ital. tr. by R. Baldelli, L. Mortari, Cirillo di Scitopoli, Storie monastiche del deserto di Gerusalemme (Abbazia di Praglia, 1990), 355-376
                      • Fr. tr. by A.-J. Festugière, Les moines d'Orient, 3.3. Les moines de Palestine (Paris, 1962), 39-52

                      Mark the Fool - vita by Daniel of Sketis (BHG 2255)

                      • Eng. tr. by D. Krueger in Religions of Late Antiquity in Practice, ed. R. Valantasis (Princeton, 2000) 177-186

                      Mary of Egypt (uncertain date) - vita (BHG 1042)

                      • **Eng. tr. by M. Kouli in Holy Women of Byzantium, ed. A.-M. Talbot (Washington, D.C., 1996) 65-93
                      • Fr. tr. by A. Fontrier, appendix to J. Spetsieris, Sainte Photine l'Ermite (Paris, 1992) 89-106

                      Nicholas of Sion (BHG 1347)

                      • I. and N.P. Sevcenko, The Life of Saint Nicholas of Sion, ed. with Eng. tr. (Brookline, MA, 1984)
                      • V. Ruggieri - Ital. tr. (in preparation)
                      • H. Blum, Die Vita Nicolai Sionitae, ed. with Germ. tr. (Bonn, 1997)
                      • J.-M. Olivier and B. Bavant, new ed. and Fr. tr. (in preparation)

                      Sabas - vita by Cyril of Scythopolis (BHG 1608)

                      • Eng. tr. R.M. Price, Cyril of Scythopolis: The Lives of the Monks of Palestine (Kalamazoo, MI, 1991) 93-219
                      • Ital. tr. by R. Baldelli, L. Mortari, Cirillo di Scitopoli, Storie monastiche del deserto di Gerusalemme (Abbazia di Praglia, 1990), 193-324
                      • Fr. tr. by A.-J. Festugière, Les moines d'Orient, 3.2. Les moines de Palestine (Paris, 1962), 13-154

                      Symeon Stylites the Younger (BHG 1689)

                      • La vie ancienne de s. Syméon le Jeune, ed. P. van den Ven with Fr. tr., 2 vols. (Brussels, 1962-70)

                      Symeon the Fool (or of Emesa) - vita by Leontios of Neapolis (7th c.) (BHG 1677)

                      • Léontios de Néapolis, Vie de Syméon le Fou et Vie de Jean de Chypre, ed. A.J. Festugière, L. Rydén (Paris, 1974/77) with Fr. tr., 1-222
                      • #Eng. tr. and discussion by Derek Krueger, Symeon the Holy Fool: Leontius's Life and the Late Antique City (Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1996)
                      • Fr. tr. by J.-L. Palierne, St. Symeon le Fol en Christ (Paris, 1900)
                      • Ital. tr. by P. Cesaretti, I Santi Folli di Bisanzio (Milan, 1990) 39-93
                      • Span. tr. by J.S. Palmer, Historias bizantinas de locura y santidad. Juan Mosco. El Prado. Leoncio de Neapolis. Vida de Sime_n el Loco (Madrid, 1999), 233-296, plus notes 303-305
                      • Germ. tr. by H. Lietzmann, “Symeon der Narr um Christi Willen,” in idem, Byzantinische Legenden (Jena, 1911), 63-81

                      Theodosios Koinobiarches, vita by Cyril of Scythopolis (BHG 1777)

                      • Eng. tr. R.M. Price, The Lives of the Monks of Palestine (Kalamazoo, MI, 1991) 262-268
                      • Ital. tr. by R. Baldelli, L. Mortari, Cirillo di Scitopoli,Storie monastiche del deserto di Gerusalemme (Abbazia di Praglia, 1990), 377-388
                      • Fr. tr. by A.-J. Festugière, Les moines d'Orient, 3.3. Les moines de Palestine (Paris, 1962), 57-62

                      Theodosios Koinobiarches, vita by Theodore of Petra (BHG 1776)

                      • Fr. tr. by A.-J. Festugière, Les moines d'Orient, 3.3. Les moines de Palestine (Paris, 1962), 103-160

                      Theognius - - vita by Cyril of Scythopolis (BHG 1787)

                      • Eng. tr. R.M. Price, The Lives of the Monks of Palestine (Kalamazoo, MI, 1991) 269-272
                      • Ital. tr. by R. Baldelli, L. Mortari, Cirillo di Scitopoli,Storie monastiche del deserto di Gerusalemme (Abbazia di Praglia, 1990), 389-393
                      • Fr. tr. by A.-J. Festugière, Les moines d'Orient, 3.3. Les moines de Palestine (Paris, 1962), 65-67

                      Theognius - encomium by Paul of Elusa (BHG 1786)

                      Eng. tr. by T. Vivian (with W. Morison), "An Encomium on the Life of Saint Theognius," Cistercian Studies Quarterly 30 (1995) 59-89; rp. in T. Vivian, Journeying into God: Seven Early Monastic Lives (Minneapolis, MN, 1996), 45-165

                        Seventh Century

                        Anastasios of Sinai - Paterika (“Tales of the Sinai Fathers”; CPG 7758)

                        • Eng. tr. D. Caner in History and Historiography from the Late Antique Sinai (Translated Texts for Historians, Liverpool, 2010), 172-99.
                        • Fr. tr. by F. Nau, Les récits inédits du moine Anastase (Paris, 1902) [=extract from Revue de l'Institut Catholique de Paris, 1902, nos. 1-2]
                        • # ed. and Fr. tr. of BHG 1448 pb, 1448q by B. Flusin and A. Binggeli (in preparation)

                        Anastasios the Persian (BHG 84-90)

                        • B. Flusin, Saint Anastase le Perse et l'histoire de la Palestine au début du VIIe siècle, 2 vols., with Fr. tr. (Paris, 1992).

                        George of Choziba - vita by Antony (BHG 669)

                        • Eng. tr. by A.N. Athanassakis, T. Vivian, The Life of Saint George of Choziba and the Miracles of the Most Holy Mother of God at Choziba (San Francisco, Catholic Scholars Press, 1994); rp. (ch. 1-42, 57-60) in T. Vivian, Journeying to God: Seven Early Monastic Lives (Minneapolis, MN, 1996) 53-105
                        • unpublished Fr. tr. by Mikael Nichanian
                        • Ital. tr. by L. di Segni, Nel deserto accanto ai fratelli. Vite di Gerasimo e di Giorgio di Choziba (Bose, 1991), 83-125

                        John Eleemon - vita by Leontios of Neapolis (BHG 886)

                        • Léontios de Neapolis. Vie de Syméon le Fou et Vie de Jean de Chypre, ed. A.J. Festugière, L. Ryden (Paris, 1974/77) with Fr. tr., 257-637
                        • partial Eng. tr. E. Dawes, N. Baynes, Three Byzantine Saints (2nd ed., Crestwood, NY, 1977) 199-262

                        John Klimakos, vita (BHG 882e)

                        • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin and A.-J. Festugière, “Vie de s. Jean Climaque (BHG 882e),” in idem,  Dix textes inédits tirés du ménologe impérial de Koutloumous (Geneva, 1984), 118-127

                         

                        John Moschos, Pratum Spirituale (BHG 1442)

                        • Fr. tr. M.J. Rouët de Journel, Le Pré spirituel (Paris, 1946, 2nd ed. 1960)
                        • Ital. tr. R. Maisano, Il Prato (Naples, 1982)
                        • Ital. tr. by L. di Segni (in preparation)
                        • Eng. tr. by Ph. Pattenden (in preparation)
                        • J. Wortley, The Spiritual Meadow of John Moschos (Kalamazoo, MI, 1992).
                        • short excerpts in Eng. tr. by N.H. Baynes, "The 'Pratum spirituale'", Orientalia christiana periodica 13 (1947) 404-14
                        • Span. tr. J.S. Palmer, Historias bizantinas de locura y santidad. Juan Mosco. El Prado. Leoncio de Neapolis. Vida de Sime_n el Loco (Madrid, 1999), 43-231, plus notes 297-303
                        • Germ. tr. H. Lietzmann, “Blumen von der geistlichen Wiese,” in idem, Byzantinischen Legenden (Jena, 1911) 82-99 (selection of 21 stories)
                        • Swedish tr. O. Andrén, Johannes Moschos, Den andliga ängen (Skellefteå, 2002) (selection of 72 stories + proem)

                        Maximos the Confessor (BHG 1234)

                        • ed. and Eng. tr. of the third version of this text by B. Neil and P. Allen, The Life of Maximus the Confessor (Recension 3) (Strathfield, NSW, 2003).
                        • ed. and Eng. tr. of the first version of this vita, by B. Neil and P. Allen (in preparation)
                        • ed. and Eng. tr. of seven documents pertaining to the life of Maximos, eds. P. Allen and B. Neil, Maximos the Confessor and His Companions: Documents from Exile (Oxford, 2002)

                        Theodore of Sykeon (BHG 1511z)

                        • A.J. Festugière, Vie de Théodore de Sykéon, 2 vols. (Brussels, 1970), with Fr. tr.
                        • partial Eng. tr. E. Dawes, N. Baynes, Three Byzantine Saints (2nd ed., Crestwood, NY, 1977) 88-192

                          Eighth Century

                          Bakchos the younger (BHG 209)

                          • ed. And Fr. tr. By A. Binggelli and S. Efthymiadis (in preparation)

                          Elias of Helioupolis (BHG 578 and 579)

                          • Eng. tr. by S. McGrath, "Elias of Helioupolis: The Life of an Eight [sic] - Century Syrian Saint" in J.W. Nesbitt, ed., Byzantine Authors: Literary Activities and Preoccupations (Leidne, 2003) 85-107.

                          George of Amastris (BHG 668)

                          # Irene, the Empress (BHG 2205)

                          • W. Treadgold, "The Unpublished Saint's Life of the Empress Irene (BHG 2205)," Byzantinische Forschungen 8 (1982) 237-251, includes translation of the section which does not derive from Theophanes' Chronographia

                          Leo of Catania (BHG 981)

                          • Eng. tr. of vita by A. Alexakis and S. Wessel (in press)
                          • Eng. tr. by M. Herlong completed
                          • Eng. tr. by D. Afinogenov completed

                          Philaretos the Merciful (BHG 1511z)

                          • M.-H. Fourmy, M. Leroy, "La Vie de S. Philarète," Byzantion 9 (1934) 85-170
                          • Eng. tr. by A. Moffatt completed (first draft)
                          • ed. and Eng. tr. by L. Rydén, The Life of St. Philaretos the Merciful Written by His Grandson Niketas (Uppsala 2002)
                          • ed. and Eng. tr. by J.O. Rosenqvist of two secondary versions (in preparation)

                          Stephen Sabaites (BHG 1670)

                          • Ital. tr. C. Carta, Leonzio di Damasco, Vita di s. Stefano Sabaita (725-794) (Jerusalem, 1983)
                          • new ed. and Eng. tr. planned by S. McGrath and B. Zielke

                          Stephen the Younger - vita by Stephen the Deacon (BHG 1666)

                          • ed. and Fr. tr. by M.F. Auzépy, La Vie d'Etienne le Jeune par Etienne le Diacre [Birmingham Byzantine and Ottoman Monographs, 3] (Aldershot, Hampshire, 1997)
                          • Eng. tr. completed by M. Herlong

                          # Stephen the Younger - vita by Symeon Metaphrastes (BHG1667)

                          • ed. and Ital. tr. by F. Iadevaia, Vita di S. Stefano Minore/Simeone Metafraste (Messina, 1984)

                          Theoktiste, mother of Theodore the Stoudite (BHG 2422)

                          • Ed. and Eng. tr. by S. Efthymiadis and J.M. Featherstone, “Establishing a holy lineage. Theodore the Stoudite’s funerary catechism for his mother (BHG 2422),” in M. Grünbart, Theatron. Rhetorische Kultur in Spätantike und Mittelalter [Millennium-Studien, 13] (Berlin and New York, 2007), 13-51

                          Ninth Century

                          Anna/Euphemianos, synaxarion notice (BHG 2027)

                          Eng. tr. by V. Marinis to appear in Journal of Modern Hellenism (2008)

                          Antony the Younger (BHG ? )

                          • critical ed. and Eng. tr. by D. Turner, D. Farrell, G. Tanner (in preparation)

                          **Athanasia of Aegina (BHG 180)

                          • Eng. tr. by L. Sherry in Holy Women of Byzantium ed. A.-M. Talbot (Washington, D.C., 1996) 137-158

                          Athanasios of Methone, vita by Peter of Argos (BHG 196)

                          • Eng. tr. by W. Caraher (in preparation)

                          **David, Symeon, and George (BHG 494)

                          • Eng. tr. by D. Domingo-Foraste and D. Abrahamse, Byzantine Defenders of Images (Washington, DC, 1998), 143-241
                          • Eng. tr. completed by M. Herlong

                          Elias the Younger (BHG 580)

                          • G. Rossi Taibbi, Vita di sant'Elia il Giovane (Palermo, 1962), with Ital. tr.
                          • Eng. tr. completed by D. Hester

                          Eustratios of Agauros (BHG 645)

                          • Eng. tr. by A. Alexakis and A. Carriker (in preparation)

                          Euthymios of Sardis - vita by Methodios (BHG 2145)

                          • J. Gouillard, "La vie d'Euthyme de Sardes," Travaux et mémoires 10 (1987) 1-101, with Fr. tr.

                          Euthymios of Sardis - panegyric by Metrophanes (BHG 2146)

                          • A. Papadakis, "The Unpublished Life of Euthymios of Sardis: Bodleianus Laudianus Graecus 69," Traditio 26 (1970) 63-89

                          Euthymios the Younger, vita by Basil of Thessalonike (BHG 655)

                          • Eng.tr. by A.-M. Talbot et al. (in preparation)

                          Gregory of Dekapolis, vita by Ignatios the Deacon (BHG 711)

                          • G. Makris, Ignatios Diakonos und die vita des Hl. Gregorios Dekapolites, (Stuttgart, 1997)

                          Ignatios, patriarch of Constantinople - vita by Niketas Paphlagon (BHG 817)

                          • Life of Ignatius by Niketas Paphlagon - ed. and tr. by A. Smithies and N. Tobias (in preparation)
                          • ed. and Eng. tr. by A. Smithies in unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Nicetas Paphlago's Life of Ignatius: A Critical Edition with Translation (SUNY-Buffalo, 1987)

                          **Ioannikios, vita by Peter (BHG 936)

                          • Eng. tr. by D. Sullivan, Byzantine Defenders of Images, ed. A.-M. Talbot (Washington, DC, 1998), 243-351

                          42 Martyrs of Amorium, martyrdom (BHG 1214c)

                          • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Halkin, “Passion inédite des quarante-deux martyrs d’Amorium,” in idem, Hagiologie byzantine (Brussels, 1986), 152-169

                          **Maria the Younger (of Bizye) - BHG 1164

                          • Eng. tr. A. Laiou in Holy Women of Byzantium, ed. A.-M. Talbot (Washington, D.C., 1996) 239-289

                          Methodios, patriarch of Constantinople (BHG 1278)

                          • ed. and Eng. tr. planned by J. Heldt

                          Michael the Synkellos (BHG 1296)

                          • M. Cunningham, The Life of Michael the Synkellos (Belfast, 1991) with Eng. tr.

                          Naum of Ohrid

                          • Germ. tr. by E. Trapp, "Die Viten des hl. Naum von Ohrid," Byzantinoslavica 35 (1974), 161-185

                          Nicholas Stoudites (BHG 1365)

                          • ed. and Eng. tr. by J. Heldt (in preparation)

                          **Nikephoros, patriarch of Constantinople - vita by Ignatios (BHG 1335)

                          • Eng. tr. by E. Fisher, Byzantine Defenders of Images, ed. A.-M. Talbot (Washington, DC, 1998), 25-142

                          Nikephoros, patriarch of Constantinople - de exilio et translatione (BHG 1336-1337)

                          • ed. and Eng. tr. planned by J. Heldt

                          Niketas of Medikion - vita by Theosteriktos (BHG 1341)

                          • crit. ed. and Eng. tr. by J.O. Rosenqvist in collaboration with D. Afinogenov (in preparation)

                          Peter of Athos - vita by Nicholas the Athonite (BHG 1505)

                          • Ital. tr. by A. Rigo, Alle origini dell' Athos: La Vita di Pietro l'Athonita (Magnano, Edizioni Qigajon, 1999)

                          Peter of Atroa (BHG 2364-2365)

                          • V. Laurent, La vie merveilleuse de s. Pierre d'Atroa (Brussels, 1956) with Fr. tr.
                          • V. Laurent, La vita retractata et les Miracles posthumes de saint Pierre d'Atroa (Brussels, 1958) with Fr. tr.

                          Tarasios, patriarch of Constantinople - vita by Ignatios (BHG 1698)

                          • S. Efthymiades, The Life of the Patriarch Tarasios by Ignatios the Deacon, with Greek text and Eng. tr. (Aldershot, UK, 1998)

                          **Theodora, the Empress (BHG 1731)

                          • Eng. tr. by M. Vinson, Byzantine Defenders of Images (Washington, DC, 1998), 353-382

                          **Theodora of Thessalonike - vita and miracula by Gregory the Cleric (BHG 1737, 1739

                          • Eng. tr. by A.-M. Talbot in Holy Women of Byzantium, ed. A.-M. Talbot (Washington, D.C.,, 1996) 159-237

                          Theodore of Stoudios, vita by the monk Michael (BHG 1754)

                          • Fr. tr. completed by Tatiana Matentseva, (Paris)

                          Theophanes the Confessor - panegyric on the translation of his relics by Theodore of Stoudios (BHG 1792b)

                          • Fr. tr. by S. Efthymiadis, "Le panégyrique de s. Théophane le Confesseur par s. Théodore Stoudite (BHG 1792b)," Analecta Bollandiana 111 (1993) 259-290

                          Theophano (BHG 1794)

                          • ed. and Eng. tr. by P. Cesaretti (in preparation)
                          • mod. Greek tr. by A. Alexakis, D. Raptis, E. Zarabela, N. Skoumbos, A. Rapti and D. Gkatzogia, “Bios kai politeia tes agias kai endoxes thaumatourges autokrateiras Theophanos (BHG 1794),” in Bella, Epistemonike Epeterida 4 (200007), 147-227

                          Theophilos, emperor - narratio de Theophili imp. absolutione (BHG 1734)

                          • ed. and Eng. tr. by D. Afinogenov (in preparation)

                          Theophylaktos of Nikomedeia, life (BHG 2452)

                          • Ed. and Fr. tr. F. Halkin, “Saint Théophylacte de Nicomédie confesseur sous les iconoclastes,” in idem, Hagiologie byzantine [Subsidia hagiographica, 71] (Brussels, 1986), 17-84

                            Tenth Century

                            Athanasios of Athos - vita B (BHG 188)

                            • Fr. tr. by P. Dumont in Irénikon 8 (1931) 457-499, 667-689, 9 (1932) 71-95, 240-264; Abridged and rev. ed. of Dumont tr. - O. Rousseau, La vie de saint Athanase l'Athonite (Chevetogne, 1963).
                            • Eng. tr. at Dumbarton Oaks by A.-M. Talbot, D. Sullivan et al. (in preparation)

                            Basil the Younger (BHG 263-264)

                            • critical ed. and Eng. tr. by D. Sullivan, A.-M. Talbot and S. McGrath (in preparation)

                            Constantine Porphyrogennetos, Translation of the mandylion of Edessa (BHG 794)

                            • ed. and Fr. tr. by B. Flusin (in preparation)

                            Elias Spelaiotes - vita (BHG 581)

                            • Eng. tr. by D. Hester (in preparation)
                            • new critical ed. by E. Morini (in preparation)

                            Euthymios, patriarch of Constantinople (BHG 651)

                            • P. Karlin-Hayter, Vita Euthymii Patriarchae CP (Brussels, 1970) with Eng. tr.

                            Irene of Chrysobalanton (BHG 952)

                            • J.O. Rosenqvist, The Life of St. Irene Abbess of Chrysobalanton (Uppsala, 1986)

                            Luke the Stylite, vita (BHG 2239)

                            • Ed. and Fr. tr. by F. Vanderstuyf, “Vie de saint Luc le stylite (879-979),” in Patrologia orientalis, vol. 11 (Paris, 1915), 145-299

                            Luke the Younger (of Stiris) - BHG 994

                            • Eng. tr. by R. and C. Connor, The Life and Miracles of St. Luke (Brookline, MA, 1994)

                            Neilos of Rossano - vita by Bartholomew (BHG 1370)

                            • edition with Ital. tr. by E. Follieri is in press (Scrittori greci e latini - Mondadori)
                            • Eng. tr. by D. Hester (in preparation)
                            • Ital. tr. by G. Giovanelli, S. Nilo di Rossano, Fondatore e patrono di Grottaferrata (Grottaferrata, 1966)

                            Nikon ho Metanoeite (BHG 1366)

                            • D. Sullivan, The Life of Saint Nikon: Text, Translation and Commentary (Brookline, MA, 1987)

                            Paul of Latros - (BHG 1474)

                            • Eng. tr. by M. Whittow (in preparation)

                            Paul of Monembasia

                            • J. Wortley, Les récits édifiants de Paul, évêque de Monembasie, et d'autres auteurs (Paris, 1987), with Fr. tr.
                            • Eng. tr. (expanded version of Fr. tr.) by J. Wortley, The Spiritually Beneficial Tales of Paul, Bishop of Monembasia, (Kalamazoo, MI, 1996)
                            • “De oblationibus et eleemosynis ad sublevandos mortuos utilissimis” (BHG 1449d)  Ed. and Eng. tr.  by A. Carroll, “Paul of Monembasia, Historia animae utilis BHG 1449d, cod. Vat. Gr. 57,” in M. Mullett, ed., Metaphrastes, or Gained in Translation. Essays and Translations in honour of Robert H. Jordan (Belfast, 2004), 185-193
                            • “De latrone converso”  (BHG 1450kb) Ed. and Eng. tr. by J. Wortley, “De latrone converse. The tale of the converted robber (BHG 1450kb W861),” Byzantion 62 (1992), 219-243

                            Peter of Argos, vita by Theodore of Nicaea (BHG 1504)

                            • Eng. tr. by W. Caraher (in preparation)

                            Phantinos the Younger (BHG Auct. 2366z)

                            • Ital. tr. E. Follieri, La Vita di San Fantino il Giovane [Subsidia Hagiographica, no. 77] (Brussels, 1993)

                            Symeon Metaphrastes - vita by Psellos (BHG 1675)

                            • Eng. tr. by E. Fisher (in preparation) for Michael Psellos on Literature and Art (U. of Notre Dame Press)
                            • Eng. tr. by I. Sevcenko completed

                            Theodore of Kythera (BHG 243 0)

                            • Eng. tr. of vita by W. Caraher (in preparation)

                            **Theoktiste of Lesbos (BHG 1723-24)

                            • Eng. tr. by A.C. Hero in Holy Women of Byzantium ed. A.-M. Talbot (Washington, D.C., 1996) 95-116

                            **Thomais of Lesbos (BHG 2454)

                            • Eng. tr. P. Halsall in Holy Women of Byzantium, ed. A.-M. Talbot (Washington, D.C., 1996) 291-322

                            Thomais of Lesbos, vita (BHG 2455)

                            Ed. and Fr. tr. F. Halkin, “Sainte Thomaïs de Lesbos,” in idem, Hagiologie byzantine [Subsidia hagiographica, 71] (Brussels, 1986), 185-219

                              Eleventh Century

                              **Lazaros Galesiotes (BHG 979)

                              • Eng. tr. of vita with commentary by R.P.H. Greenfield, An Eleventh Century Pillar Saint: The Life of Lazaros of Mt. Galesion (Washington, DC 2000)

                              Symeon the (New) Theologian - vita by Niketas Stethatos (BHG 1692)

                              • I. Hausherr, G. Horn, "Vie de Syméon le Nouveau Théologien," Orientalia christiana analecta 12 (1928) 2-228, with Fr. tr.
                              • Eng. tr. by A. Mullan for BBTT (in preparation)
                              • ed. with mod. Greek tr. by P. Koutsas, Vios kai politeia tou en hagiois patros hemon Symeon tou neou Theologou (Nea Smyrne, 1994)
                              • Eng. tr. in preparation by R. Greenfield for DOML

                              Twelfth Century

                              Bartholomew of Simeri (BHG 235)

                              • Eng. tr. by M. Angold completed, but no plans for publication
                              • Ital. tr. by G. Zaccagni (with critical ed. of Greek text), "Il Bios di san Bartolomeo da Simeri (BHG 235)," Rivista di Studi Bizantini e Neoellenici 33 (1996), 193-274

                              Constantine Stilbes, Didascalia de mandylio et ceramo (BHG 796m)

                              • Fr. tr. by B. Flusin (in press)

                              Cyril Phileotes (BHG 468)

                              • E. Sargologos, La Vie de saint Cyrille le Philéote, moine byzantin (+1110) (rp. Brussels, 1983), with Fr. tr.
                              • Eng. tr. by M. Mullett (in preparation)

                              Leontios, patriarch of Jerusalem - vita by Theodosios the Monk (BHG 985)

                              • D. Tsougarakis, The Life of Leontios, Patriarch of Jerusalem (Leiden, 1993), with Eng. tr.

                              Meletios of Myoupolis - vitae by Nicholas of Methone and Theodore Prodromos (BHG 1247-1248)

                              • Eng. tr. of vitae by Pamela Armstrong for BBTT 3 (in preparation)

                              Thirteenth Century

                              **Theodora of Arta - vita by Job Iasites (BHG 1736)

                              • Eng. tr. by A.-M. Talbot in Holy Women of Byzantium ed. A.-M. Talbot (Washington, D.C., 1996) 323-333

                              Fourteenth Century

                              Athanasios I, patriarch of Constantinople - miracula by Theoktistos the Stoudite (BHG 194f)

                              • A.-M. Talbot, Faith Healing in Late Byzantium: The Posthumous Miracles of the Patriarch Athanasios I of Constantinople by Theoktistos the Stoudite (Brookline, MA, 1983), with Eng. tr.

                              Athanasios I, patriarch of Constantinople, enkomion by Theoktistos the Stoudite (BHG 194a-b)

                              • ed. with Ital. tr. by R. Fusco, "L'Encomio di Teoctisto Studite per Anastasio I di Costantinopoli (BHG 194a-b)," Rivista di Studi Byzantini e Neoellenici 34 (1997), 83-153

                              Athanasios I, patriarch of Constantinople, vita by Theoktistos the Stoudite (BHG 194)

                              • Eng. tr. by A.-M. Talbot (in preparation)

                              Athanasios of Meteora, anonymous vita (BHG 195)

                              • Ital. tr. by Antonio Rigo (in preparation)

                              Gregory the Sinaite, vita by Kallistos (BHG 722)

                              • Ital. tr. by Antonio Rigo (in preparation)

                              Gregory Palamas, logos by Philotheos Kokkinos (BHG 718)

                              • Ital. tr. by E. Perrella in Atto e luce divina: scritti filosofici e teologici (Milan, 2003), 1353-1513
                              • Eng. tr. of miracula in preparation by A.-M. Talbot for DOML

                              Philotheos of Athos, anonymous vita (BHG 1534)

                              • Eng. tr. by S. McGrath (in preparation)

                              Romylos - vita by Gregory (BHG 2383)

                              • M. Bartusis, K. ben Nasser, A.E. Laiou, "Days and Deeds of a Hesychast Saint: A Translation of the Greek Life of Saint Romylos," Byzantine Studies/Etudes Byzantines 9.1 (1982) 24-47
                              • Ital. tr. by Antonio Rigo (in preparation)

                              Fifteenth Century

                              Maximos Kausokalybites, vita by Makarios Makres (BHG 1237f)

                              Eng. tr. by S. Kapetanaki, “An annotated critical edition of Makarios Makres’ Life of St. Maximos Kausokalyves, etc.”  (Ph.D. dissertation, University of London, Royal Holloway College, 2001), 258-294

                              Maximos Kausokalybites, vita by Niphon (BHG 1236z)

                              • Ital. tr. by Antonio Rigo (in preparation)

                              Maximos Kausokalybites, vita by Theophanes (BHG 1237)

                              • Eng.tr. by A.-M. Talbot et al. (in preparation)
                              • Partial Ital. tr. by Antonio Rigo in L’amore della quiete (ho tes hesychias eros), l’esicasmo bizantino tra il XIII e il XV secolo (Magnano, 1993), pp.?.
                              • Sp. tr.  of Italian tr. in A. Rigo, Silencio y quietud. Misticos bizantinos entre los siglos XIII y XV (Madrid, 2007), 97-113

                              Niphon the Athonite, vita by Peter (BHG 1371)

                              • Ital.tr. by Antonio Rigo (in preparation)
                              • Partial Sp. tr. by A. Rigo, in Silencio y quietud. Misticos bizantinos entrre los siglos XIII y XV (Madrid, 2007), 115-117

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