Already, in the nineteenth year of our era, according to Cassiodorus
and Pliny, a new island, Theia
I have not even been able to discover the secret of Cassiodorus
, whose lamp burned without wick and without oil.
The historian of the Church Cassiodorus
renders the words of a hermit named Stephen who acknowledged the following:
and the rise of the Amals>>, Journals of Roman Studies, Vol.
Goscelin's reading list for Eve included the biblical commentaries of Jerome, Augustine, and Gregory, the lives of the church fathers, and the theological works of Cassiodorus
, Augustine, Eusebius, Orosius, and Boethius, reflecting her presumed facility with literary Latin.
The most important of these are the didascalic treatises of Cassiodorus
, Isidore, and Hugh of St.
PAVANO, "La questione daretiana: problemi ecdotici, esegetici, metodologici", Cassiodorus
, 2, 1996, 305-321.
It is telling that Hrabanuss teacher Alcuin paraphrases Cassiodorus
in the introduction to his grammar, where, in an allusion to Proverbs 9:1, he casts the liberal arts as the "seven pillars of wisdom" that are indispensable for biblical studies.
(University of California Press, Berkely, CA, 1979); M.
Rostvig adds that this is precisely what Cassiodorus
observes in his comments on Psalm 1 in the sixth Century.
Focusing on his Expositiopsalmorum, Heydemann argues that Cassiodorus
attempted to move current interpretations away from an equivalence between the identity of the 'saved' and a particular gens.
Roman official Magnus Aurelius Cassiodorus
wrote in the year 536 or 537 that an eclipse had been going on for almost an entire year that caused crops to fail.