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Product Description: The Desert Monastics, thousands of monks and nuns who lived in the Egyptian wastelands between the third and fifth centuries, have come to be seen as the Olympians of the spiritual life. Renowned spiritual writer Joan Chittister explores the sayings of the Desert Mothers and Fathers, finding wisdom from that ancient tradition that speaks to your life today...read more

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9781616368319 | Franciscan Media, September 25, 2015, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: The Desert Monastics, thousands of monks and nuns who lived in the Egyptian wastelands between the third and fifth centuries, have come to be seen as the Olympians of the spiritual life.

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9781616369859 | Franciscan Media, September 25, 2015, cover price $34.99 | also contains In God’s Holy Light: Wisdom from the Desert Monastics

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Product Description: Detachment is widely recognized as one of the key concerns of Eckhart in his anthropology. This monograph of the editor of the series introduces this concept from Eckhart's teaching on divine essence, the principle and the transcendentals, to then re-interpret his anthropology by contrasting it with Augustine's Neo-Platonic model of progressing spiritual stages...read more

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9789042925267 | Peeters Bvba, December 31, 2011, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: Detachment is widely recognized as one of the key concerns of Eckhart in his anthropology.

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Product Description: The spiritual counsels of Mark, a fifth century monk in Asia Minor, are equally rich in theological insight and historical interest. His writings were deeply valued by Byzantine ascetics, were circulated during the Reformation, and were read by Lutheran divines and Roman theologians...read more
By Augustine Casiday (trans) and Tim Vivian (trans)

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9780881410631 | St Vladimirs Seminary Pr, October 28, 2009, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The spiritual counsels of Mark, a fifth century monk in Asia Minor, are equally rich in theological insight and historical interest.

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By Barry Collett (editor), Anne Lake Prescott (editor) and Betty S. Travitsky (editor)

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9780754630913, titled "Late Medieval Englishwomen: Julian of Norwich, Marjorie Kempe And Juliana Berners: Printed Writings, 1500–1640" | Ashgate Pub Co, January 30, 2007, cover price $149.95

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Product Description: Unfamiliar today, The saints legacies... by Anne Fenwick (pseudonym Anne Phoenix) was a modest but unquestionable best seller. First published in 1629, it went through no fewer than thirteen editions between then and 1688. Most of the many thousands of Stuart readers would not have known that it was such a rare specimen: a work of godly practical divinity written by a woman...read more

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9780754609926 | Ashgate Pub Co, October 21, 2006, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Unfamiliar today, The saints legacies.

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9781593333355, titled "The Wisdom of Isaac of Nineveh: A Bilingual Editionÿ" | 3 blg edition (Gorgias Pr Llc, March 31, 2006), cover price $32.00

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Product Description: First-time translation of an ancient text Jeremy Driscoll makes available for the first time in English the text known as Ad Monachos, by Evagrius Ponticus (345-399), who was among the first of the desert fathers to articulate in writing the wisdom of the monastic movement...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780809105601 | Paulist Pr, October 1, 2003, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: First-time translation of an ancient text Jeremy Driscoll makes available for the first time in English the text known as Ad Monachos, by Evagrius Ponticus (345-399), who was among the first of the desert fathers to articulate in writing the wisdom of the monastic movement.

By Edmund Colledge (trans), Kent Emery (introduced by), Judith Grant (trans), Jack C. Marler (trans) and Marguerite Porete

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9780268014353 | Univ of Notre Dame Pr, May 1, 1999, cover price $30.00

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Product Description: Augustine is the fourth-century North African spiritual leader whose writings have had a vast impact on the Christian church and Western culture. Hungering for God includes some of his most profound and moving work. Sold individually or as part of Upper Room® Spiritual Classics, Series 1, this book re-opens the classic writings of one of the church's most revered spiritual teachers...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780835808309 | Upper Room, October 1, 1997, cover price $6.00 | About this edition: Augustine is the fourth-century North African spiritual leader whose writings have had a vast impact on the Christian church and Western culture.

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Product Description: Making Life a Prayer highlights the work of John Cassian, the monk from North Africa whose writings on prayer and spiritual living speak as practically and potently in today's age as they did when he first wrote them in the fourth century...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780835808316 | Upper Room, October 1, 1997, cover price $6.00 | About this edition: Making Life a Prayer highlights the work of John Cassian, the monk from North Africa whose writings on prayer and spiritual living speak as practically and potently in today's age as they did when he first wrote them in the fourth century.

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Product Description: A SPIRITUAL JOURNEY is set in an agrarian environment where Shawn, an awkward 12 year old learns by example through his God focused grandparents. Numerous varied events unfold so that Shawn learns and prospers, outgrowing his immaturity to become a reflective, inner spirited man...read more

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9780941491983 | Augustinian Pr, June 1, 1996, cover price $42.01 | About this edition: A SPIRITUAL JOURNEY is set in an agrarian environment where Shawn, an awkward 12 year old learns by example through his God focused grandparents.

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9780941491976 | Augustinian Pr, June 1, 1996, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A SPIRITUAL JOURNEY is set in an agrarian environment where Shawn, an awkward 12 year old learns by example through his God focused grandparents.

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Product Description: Book by Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
By Matthew J. O'Connell (trans) and John E. Rotelle (editor)

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9780941491808 | Augustinian Pr, October 1, 1995, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Book by Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo

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9780941491792 | Augustinian Pr, July 1, 1995, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: This volume presents the work of an early-Christian writer who did not write in either Greek or Latin. It is the first of two volumes that offers new English translations of selected prose works of St Ephrem the Syrian (c.AD 309-373)...read more

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9780813200910 | Catholic Univ of Amer Pr, November 1, 1994, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This volume presents the work of an early-Christian writer who did not write in either Greek or Latin.

Product Description: Book by
By Jeremy Driscoll (trans)

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9780814622087 | Liturgical Pr, March 1, 1994, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Book by

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Product Description: The life and Rule of Iosif Volotsky (1439/1440-1515)reveal many of the contradictory forces at work within the medieval muscovite church and Russian monasticism: social reform amid noble privilege, monastic austerity bounded by a despotic social structure...read more

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9780879073367, titled "The Monastic Rule of Iosif Volotsky" | Cistercian Pubns, February 2, 1983, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The life and Rule of Iosif Volotsky (1439/1440-1515)reveal many of the contradictory forces at work within the medieval muscovite church and Russian monasticism: social reform amid noble privilege, monastic austerity bounded by a despotic social structure.

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Product Description: The most in-depth and scholarly panorama of Western spirituality ever attempted!In one series, the original writings of the universally acknowledged teachers of the Catholic, Protestant, Eastern Orthodox, Jewish, Islamic and Native American traditions have been critically selected, translated and introduced by internationally recognized scholars and spiritual leaders...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780809104642 | Paulist Pr, December 1, 1993, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The most in-depth and scholarly panorama of Western spirituality ever attempted!

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Bernard of Clairvaux has fascinated people for nearly nine hundred years. Princes and prelates asked his advice when he lived; countless readers have turned to his works for guidance since his death. Australian Cistercian Michael Casey introduces the spiritual doctrine of the saint on such topics as Imagehood, Reform, Prayer, Immediacy, Progress, and Love.
By Michael Casey (trans)

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9780879071998 | Pck pap/ca edition (Cistercian Pubns, December 1, 1990), cover price $29.95
9780879071974 | Cistercian Pubns, December 1, 1990, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Bernard of Clairvaux has fascinated people for nearly nine hundred years.

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Product Description: These treatises, written in the year of Bunyan's death, 1688, are edited from the first editions: one of which was published in his lifetime, the others posthumously. Variations in the traditional typological method of biblical interpretation, they concentrate on Old Testament events as prophecies that eventually found fulfillment in the New Testament...read more

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9780198127352 | Clarendon Pr, June 1, 1989, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: These treatises, written in the year of Bunyan's death, 1688, are edited from the first editions: one of which was published in his lifetime, the others posthumously.

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Product Description: Book by
By David Lyle Jeffrey (editor)

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9780802802996 | Eerdmans Pub Co, July 1, 1988, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Book by

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By James M. Houston (editor)

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9780880700177 | Abridged edition (Multnomah Pub, October 1, 1983), cover price $15.99

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Product Description: Early English Mystical Treatises. This series aims to introduce the general reader to works from the various traditions of spirituality which are of enduring value and interest but which are not generally accessible. Illustrated with woodcuts, steel engravings or copies of illumuniations in monochrome...read more

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9780824500825 | Crossroad Pub Co, September 1, 1981, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Early English Mystical Treatises.

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