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Martin of Braga
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The authoritative edition of Martin of Braga’s entire corpus is still C.W. Barlow's Martini Episcopi Bracarensis Opera Omnia (1950). An English translation of Martin’s major works is in his Iberian Fathers: Martin of Braga, Paschasius of Dumium, and Leander of Seville (1969). A complete translation into Spanish is from the hand of  U. Dominguez del Val (1990). For a brief overview of his missionary work in the northwestern province of Gallaecia in Hispania, see A. Ferreiro (1981). There has been a discussion…

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“Martin of Braga”, in: Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online, General Editor David G. Hunter, Paul J.J. van Geest, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte. Consulted online on 19 May 2021 <>
First published online: 2018

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