A grandson of Menas, the brother of two martyrs for our glorious faith, married to a Melchite!
And what business had a Melchite at Memphis, under the roof of a good Jacobite?
He had come to-night prompted by his desire to see the condemned Melchite.
Melampus, the chief shipbuilder, was a Greek and a zealous Melchite, though he no longer dared to confess his creed openly.
This proved to be the Melchite patriarch, for in those days Koptic priests practised medicine and cultivated other sciences.