Сведения за българите в Житието на свети Фантино Млади от X в
Information About the Bulgarians in the Life of St. Fantinus the Younger of the 10th с.
Subject(s): Middle Ages
Published by: Кирило-Методиевски научен център при Българска академия на науките
Summary/Abstract: The article analyzes three pieces of information from the above-mentioned Life, which refer to the history of the Bulgarians in the second half of the 10th с 1. The prophecy St. Fantinus made in 965 on the capturing of the city of Larissa in Thessaly by the 'enemies' - Bulgarians. 2. His prophecy made in Thessalonica (between 965-967) about a divine prevention of the Bulgarian attack against the city and its vicinities. 3. The story of a miracle with a Thessalonica servant, which happened after the Saint's death (probably in 986). The data from the Life provide new information about the Bulgarian-Byzantine relations during the reign of Peter (927-969) and Samuil (986-1014). The data's introduction into science adds new facts to the history of Bulgaria of the 10th с.
- Issue Year: 2012
- Issue No: 2
- Page Range: 31-38
- Page Count: 8
- Language: Bulgarian