Add_2021 (University Library, Cambridge University)
Chaldean priest's manual dealing with penitence.
A catechism of questions and answers.
The prayer for consecrating the chrism (f. 88r) is in Garshuni Arabic.
Written in more than one E. Syriac hand and dated 2087 = 1776 CE.
The last 6 leaves are in a different hand and more recent.
Bound in Cambridge in quarter leather.
Provenance and Acquisition
Acquired for the SPCK by George Percy Badger and presented to the Library in 1887.
For a full description see W. Wright and S. A. Cook, A Catalogue of the Syriac manuscripts in the library of the University of Cambridge (1901), ii.589-98.
Funding of Cataloguing
Cambridge University Library