Evagrius of Pontus: Talking Back: A Monastic Handbook for Combating Demons; Translated with an Introduction by David Brakke; ; Book; Published by. Evagrius of Pontus: Talking Back: A. Monastic Handbook for Combating Demons, trans. by David Brakke. The Way. Barnaby Hughes, bepress (DC Admins). According to Evagrius of Pontus ( ‘), one of the greatest spiritual directors of ancient monasticism, the monk should talk back to demons with relevant.
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Against the Demon of Anger pp. According to Evagrius of Pontusone of the greatest spiritual directors of ancient monasticism, the monk should “talk back” to demons with relevant passages from the Bible. This book is extremely helpful for combating destructive thoughts.
One of the most influential theologians in the late fourth-century church, he was well known as a thinker, polished speaker, and gifted writer.
English Also Titled Antirrhetikos.
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Because God is Spirit, it would make sense that God would value more highly mortifications of the spirit before that of the body, since the body is meant to be at service for the soul. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. FatherSwithin marked it as to-read Jun 04, Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen.
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According to Evagrius of Pontus ‘one of the These pre-modern, pre-Enlightenment monks were the original full-time demon fighters, and they Dragon’s Wine and Angel’s Bread: Ranae Clemenshaw marked it as to-read Feb 12, Please try again later. Review This work makes available to the English readership a work that not only offers a fuller appreciation of the spirituality of Evagrius and his psychology but provides as well a more concrete understanding of the psychology and struggles of the early monks in the Egyptian desert.
Explore the Home Gift Guide. Cistercian Publications- Religion – pages. This is a very practical, dealing-with-the-issues kind of lectio divina. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.
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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up. It became one of the most popular books among the ascetics of Late Antiquity and the Byzantine East, but until now the entire text had not been translated into English.
According to Evagrius of Pontus ‘one of the greatest spiritual directors of ancient monasticism, the monk should talk back to demons with relevant passages from the Bible.
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Talking Back: A Monastic Handbook for Combating Demons
His book Talking Back Antirrhetikos lists over thoughts or circumstances in which the demon-fighting monk might find himself, along with the biblical passages with which the monk should respond. Against the Cursed Thoughts of Pobtus pp.
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With much wisdom and thought, Evagrius of Pontus is a must read takling anyone who wants to best understand ancient Christianity and learn about its roots. Account Options Sign in. Concerning Love of Money pp. Login to add to list. Add both to Cart Add both to List.