Symeon the Holy Fool

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 expand section1. Leontius of Neapolis and Seventh-Century Cyprus
 expand section2. Leontius and his Sources
 collapse section3. Symeon and Late Antique Hagiography
 Common Hagiographical Patterns in the Life of Symeon
 Symeon’s Behavior and Ascetic Practice
 Symeon’s Shamelessness and Leontius’s Apologetics
 Symeon’s Shamelessness in Byzantine Tradition
 Notes
 expand section4. Holy Fools and Secret Saints
 expand section5. Diogenes in Late Antiquity
 expand section6. Symeon and the Cynics
 expand section7. Symeon in Emesa, Jesus in Jerusalem
 expand section8. Conclusion: Cynics, Christians, and Holy Fools

 expand sectionTHE LIFE OF SYMEON THE FOOL by Leontius of Neapolis
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