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Journeying into God : seven early monastic lives

Author: Tim Vivian
Publisher: Minneapolis : Fortress Press, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Journeying into God tells the fascinating stories of seven male and female monks from the fourth to the seventh centuries C.E. and their quests to imitate Christ and live the gospel fully. Saint Antony, Abba Pambo, Syncletica of Palestine, Saint George of Choziba, Abba Aaron, Saint Theognius, and Saint Onnophrius come to life through translations of biographical documents from Greek and Coptic. Each saint's life is  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Journeying into God.
Minneapolis : Fortress Press, ©1996
(DLC) 96001109
(OCoLC)34190307
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Vivian
OCLC Number: 826595926
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 207 pages) : 1 map
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Hearing God's call : Saint Antony of Egypt --
Journeying into God : Abba Pambo --
A woman in the desert : Syncletica of Palestine --
What is spiritual is local : Saint George of Choziba --
The monk as holy man : Abba Aaron --
Holy example and heavenly intercessor : Saint Theognius --
Paradise regained : Saint Onnophrius.
Responsibility: translated, with introductions by Tim Vivian.

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Saint Antony, Abba Pambo, Syncletica of Palestine, Saint George of Choziba, Abba Aaron, Saint Theognius, Saint Omnophrius come to life through translations og biographical documents from Greek and  Read more...

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