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Sayings of the Desert Fathers

Benedicta Ward

Sayings of the Desert Fathers

Benedicta Ward

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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.

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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.
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Benedicta Ward

Benedicta Ward is Reader in the History of Christian Spirituality at the University of Oxford.

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  • Catalogue Code 134193
  • Product Code 0879079592
  • EAN 9780879079598
  • Pages 269
  • Department General Books
  • Category Devotions
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Cistercian Publications
  • Publication Date May 1972
  • Sales Rank #27105
  • Dimensions 216 x 140 x 16 mm
  • Weight 0.513kg

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