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Ethiopian Bible (Why so different?)

Updated: Aug 17

Video from Dawit Muluneh

Ethiopian Bible (Why so different?)

"Have you ever wonder why the Ethiopian bible is different when compared with the rest of the world? This video attempts to answer just that question!' from video introduction.

"World’s first illustrated Christian Bible discovered at Ethiopian monastery

The world’s earliest illustrated Christian book has been saved by a British charity which located it at a remote Ethiopian monastery.

The incredible Garima Gospels are named after a monk who arrived in the African country in the fifth century and is said to have copied them out in just one day.

Beautifully illustrated, the colours are still vivid and thanks to the Ethiopian Heritage Fund have been conserved.

Abba Garima arrived from Constantinople in 494 AD and legend has it that he was able to copy the Gospels in a day because God delayed the sun from setting..." from the article: ETHIOPIAN BIBLE IS OLDEST AND MOST COMPLETE ON EARTH

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Ethiopian Bible


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