The Sayings of the Desert Fathers: The Alphabetical Collection / Edition 2

The Sayings of the Desert Fathers: The Alphabetical Collection / Edition 2

by Benedicta Ward
     
 

ISBN-10: 0879079592

ISBN-13: 9780879079598

Pub. Date: 02/28/1975

Publisher: Liturgical Press, The

Give me a word, Father', visitors to early desert monks asked. The responses of these pioneer ascetics were remembered and in the fourth century written down in Coptic, Syriac, Greek, and later Latin. TheirSayings were collected, in this case in the alphabetical order of the monks and nuns who uttered them, and read by generations of Christians as

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Give me a word, Father', visitors to early desert monks asked. The responses of these pioneer ascetics were remembered and in the fourth century written down in Coptic, Syriac, Greek, and later Latin. TheirSayings were collected, in this case in the alphabetical order of the monks and nuns who uttered them, and read by generations of Christians as life-giving words that would help readers along the path to salvation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780879079598
Publisher:
Liturgical Press, The
Publication date:
02/28/1975
Series:
Cistercian Studies, #59
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
269
Sales rank:
138,542
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)

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