Serapis - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- an Egyptian god, worshipped from the 3rd century B.C. onwards
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The official entry of the god Sarapis into Alexandria.
Ptolemy III introduces the cult of Sarapis at Alexandria.
hilippus concerning the property of the god Sarapis at Thessalonice.
ruling of Philippus about the property of Sarapis at Thessalonice.
ceia about the property rights of the sanctuary of Sarapis and Isis.
THI_154, a decree in honour of a priest of Sarapis at Demetrias.
consuls ban the worship of Serapis, Isis and other eastern gods in
orders the destruction of the temples of Sarapis and Isis in Rome.
The senate orders the demolition of temples of Isis and Serapis.
omens, all the temples of Isis and Serapis in Rome are demolished.
public temple is dedicated at Rome to Serapis and Isis.
as allies, and primarily upon Sarapis. He begged the god
hose who attend to the cult of Serapis also hate the ass.
Aelian:NA_* 11.31-35 *
went to the temple of Serapis bringing a patient of a
thee horn and quiver, Sarapis ; but the arrows the men
56] & To the god [Sarapis] of Canopus did Callistiŏn
work in front of the temple of Serapis. Tablet of mar
738 in Ar.] The entry of Sarapis ["called Sorapis or Sirap
turned to his brother Serapis,  and pointing to
built a temple to Helios Serapis, and a public bath, calle
the altar and sceptre of Serapis, no more shall you call
(271-246) nded this temple for Sarapis, Isis and Arsino
(305-285) s was dedicated to Sarapis and Isis by Nikanor
(199) here and made obeisance to Sarapis. [C] In
(217-208) Philometores, and to Sarapis and Isis, by Licha
for] a temple of Sarapis to be built [as well as the]
the stadium of the great god Sarapis. Then comes the can
world &, set this up to Sarapis, the manifest god of the
the gods, especially divine Sarapis and Zeus. And when
Rokotide, that is, the lord Sarapis. He said: "How is
remain blessed to the great Sarapis, lord of all. And
city for the great gods Sarapis and Apis; when he went
(281-261) t he may be sacred to Sarapis, and we have set u
1 thank the lord Serapis that when I was in dange
cation for you before the lord Serapis. I would have
for you daily before the lord Serapis. How many let
you every day before the lord Sarapis and his fellow
O Lord Sarapis Helios, benefi
To Zeus Helios great Serapis and his fellow
being an imprint of a Sarapis, and I sealed with
that at the festival of Sarapis and on certain other
of the most great god Sarapis, weavers of the vil
(c. 200) deeds, praiseworthy Sarapis, both the deeds which a
(174) ntiochos, priests of Sarapis and Isis, declared tha
(c. 200) . . . [to Sarapis and Isis] and the gods that [(?
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