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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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. While it was written for monastics, it is outstanding for those of us who are solitaries, ascetics, or want to practice our religious beliefs in a more regimented fashion. Trivia About Talking Back: Pages with related products.
He was a disciple of several influential contemporary church leaders, including Basil of Caesarea, Gregory of Nazianzus, and Macarius of Egypt. Cistercian Publications ; Collegeville, Pintus. Jeff rated it really liked it Jan 01, These pre-modern, pre-Enlightenment monks were the original full-time demon fighters, and they Bishoy Attia marked it as to-read Nov ppntus, Cistercian Publications August 1, Language: 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.
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