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The Resource The Desert Fathers : sayings of the early Christian monks, edited and translated by Benedicta Ward

The Desert Fathers : sayings of the early Christian monks, edited and translated by Benedicta Ward

Label
The Desert Fathers : sayings of the early Christian monks
Title
The Desert Fathers
Title remainder
sayings of the early Christian monks
Statement of responsibility
edited and translated by Benedicta Ward
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
The Desert Fathers were the first Christian monks living in solitude in the deserts of Egypt, Palestine and Syria. Their sayings were first recorded in the 4th century and consist of spiritual advice, anecdotes and parables. These translations are thematically organized
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
  • 248.2
  • 248.2
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Greek
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Ward, Benedicta
Series statement
Penguin classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Desert Fathers
  • Spiritual life
  • Religion
Label
The Desert Fathers : sayings of the early Christian monks, edited and translated by Benedicta Ward
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9780140447316
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9780140447316
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The Desert Fathers : sayings of the early Christian monks, edited and translated by Benedicta Ward
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9780140447316
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9780140447316
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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