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Sayings of the Fathers

Pirke Aboth/Gift Edition

by Joseph H. Hertz

  • 216 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Behrman House Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Judaism,
  • Sacred texts,
  • Jewish Religious Texts,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Religion,
  • Judaism - Talmud,
  • Jewish ethics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8382890M
    ISBN 100874414202
    ISBN 109780874414202
    OCLC/WorldCa13004062

    The Sayings of the Desert Fathers "This book is an account of the virtuous asceticism and admirable way of life and also of the words of the holy and blessed fathers." The Desert Fathers were a group of faithful monks and nuns who chose to settle mainly in Lower Egypt, mostly around the desert of Scetes. Father and son Quotes A father is a man who expects his son to be as good a man as he meant to be. A good father believes that he does wisely to encourage enterprise, productive skill, prudent self-denial, and judicious expenditure on the part of his son.

    Sourzah in the preface. 'If we wish to understand the sayings of the Fathers, let us approach them with veneration, silencing our judgements and our own thoughts in order to meet them on their own ground and perhaps to partake ultimately - if we prove to emulate their earnestness in the search, their ruthless determination, theirFile Size: 1MB.   Buy a cheap copy of The Wisdom of the Desert: Sayings from book by Thomas Merton. The Wisdom of the Desert was one of Thomas Merton's favorites among his own books—surely because he had hoped to spend his last years as a personal tones Free shipping over $Cited by:

    Sayings of The Early Church Fathers. 2, likes 4 talking about this. This page will post daily the sayings of the Early Fathers and Mothers of Christianity, focusing mostly on Christianity's Followers: K. Genre/Form: Commentaries: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mishnah. Avot. English. Sayings of the Fathers. London, East and West Library,


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The Sayings of the Desert Fathers, The Alphabetical Collection, Translated, with a foreword by Benedicta Ward, SLG, Sayings of the Fathers book by Metropolitan Anthony (Kalamazoo, Cistercian Publications, ) The monks we hear in this book are the first exemplars of what would become monastic life/5().

The Sayings of the Desert Fathers are not generally applicable, which makes it a bit tricky to apply the sayings to a specific situation. That is why is is always useful to consult with a spiritual elder before putting into practice the things spoken of by the Desert Fathers/5.

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Coming from a Christian background, but interested in all of humankind's rich legacy of scripture, I began to run across quotes from and references to the Pirke Abothe or "Sayings of the Fathers". Eventually, I found this singular book, a tractate of the Mishnah of our Jewish brothers and sisters/5(9).

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The Sayings of the Desert Fathers. 6, likes 31 talking about this. Also know as the "Apothegmata", The Sayings is a collection of spiritual wisdom from the earliest pioneers of Christian Followers: K.

The Desert Fathers (along with Desert Mothers) were early Christian hermits, ascetics, and monks who lived mainly in the Scetes desert of Egypt beginning around the third century Apophthegmata Patrum is a collection of the wisdom of some of the early desert monks and nuns, in print as Sayings of the Desert most well known was Anthony the Great, who moved to the desert in AD.

Sayings of the Desert Fathers: The Systematic Collection. Author: N.A; Publisher: Liturgical Press ISBN: Category: Religion Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» In the early part of the fourth century, a few Christians, mostly men and some women, began to withdraw from "the world" to retreat into the desert, there to practice their new religion more seriously.

The book that you are holding in your hands has been compiled in order to enable the reader to touch the spiritual experience of the Christian East. Collected here are three-hundred sayings of over fifty Orthodox saints from Palestine, Syria, Egypt, Greece, Russia, Serbia, Montenegro, and Georgia.

Their Sayings 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. Paperback. Sayings of the Desert Fathers ()Brand: Cistercian Publications. LoveBook is the most unique Personalized Fathers Day Gifts you could ever give to someone you love.

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- Explore therealyotrip's board "Father's Day sayings", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Fathers day, Fathers day quotes, Dad quotes pins. The Desert Fathers were the first Christian monks, living in solitude in the deserts of Egypt, Palestine, and Syria.

In contrast to the formalized and official theology of the "founding fathers" of the Church, they were ordinary Christians who chose to renounce the world and live lives of celibacy, fasting, vigil, prayer, and poverty in direct and simple response to the gospel/5(4).

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This short book is an translation of the Pirkei Avot (Chapters of the Fathers), which is a compilation of ethical teachings and sayings of the Rabbis of the Mishnaic period.

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The LORD your God who goes before you will himself fight for you, just as he did for you in Egypt before your eyes, and in the wilderness, where you have seen how the LORD your God carried you, as a man carries his son, all the way that you went until you came to this place.’.

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