John Cassian: Conferences

John Cassian: Conferences

by Owen Chadwick, John Cassian
     
 

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ISBN-10: 080912694X

ISBN-13: 9780809126941

Pub. Date: 08/28/1985

Publisher: Paulist Press

Drawing on his early experience as a monk in Bethlehem and Egypt, John Cassian (c. 365-c. 435) journeyed to the West to found monasteries in Marseilles and the region of Provence. Conferences is his masterpiece, a study of the Egyptian ideal of the monk.

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Drawing on his early experience as a monk in Bethlehem and Egypt, John Cassian (c. 365-c. 435) journeyed to the West to found monasteries in Marseilles and the region of Provence. Conferences is his masterpiece, a study of the Egyptian ideal of the monk.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780809126941
Publisher:
Paulist Press
Publication date:
08/28/1985
Series:
Classics of Western Spirituality Series
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
1,209,672
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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