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Published by Published by Scholars Press for the Society of Biblical Literature in Missoula, Mont .
Written in English


  • Pachomius, Saint.

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Statementtranslated by Apostolos N. Athanassakis ; introd. by Birger A. Pearson.
SeriesTexts and translations ;, 7., Early Christian literature series ;, 2, Texts and translations ;, no. 7., Texts and translations., 2.
ContributionsAthanassakis, Apostolos N.
LC ClassificationsBR1720.P23 V5613
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 201 p. :
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5210047M
ISBN 100891300651
LC Control Number75037766

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Chapter XVI (continued), Life of St Onuphrius, Book 1a (Also St Pachomius, further down this page) I tore my tunic in half, keeping half to cover my body and using half in which to wrap his blessed body. I buried him in the natural tomb of a cave in the solid rock. The Life of Saint Pachomius [c - Feast Day May ] by Abbot of Tabennisi an unknown Greek Author Translated into Latin from the Greek by Dionysius Exiguus, Abbot of Rome. [A Scythian monk who lived in Rome c – ‘Exiguus’ was the name he gave himself. It carries the meaning of ‘small, poor, unimportant’]File Size: KB. Athanassakis, Apostolos N. [Translator]. The Life of Pachomius / Vita Prima Graeca. Inroduction by Birger A. Pearson. Missoula, Scholars Press / The Society of Biblical Literature, 15 x 23cm. (11), pages. Original softcover. Excellent condition other than some mild discolouration to edges. Pre-owner's bookplate affixed. Pachomian Koinonia 1 book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A translation of all existing documents from the cenobitic monasterie /5.

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Introduction to the Life of Pachomius THE BOHAIRIC LIFE Notes to theBohai~icLlfe THE FIRST GREEK LIFE Notes to theFimt GreekLife.. THE FIRST SAHIDIC LIFE (fragments) Notesto theFirst SahidicLife You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Pachomius was the founder of the first organized monasteries in Upper Egypt. He was admired, and many monasteries founded themselves based on his teachings and his way of ordering life within the monastery. This collection includes some of his stories, sermons, and his rules for living in community. Category: Religion The Rules Of Pachomius. Life of Pachomius. 5 Early Years 43 Conscript and Convert 44 Anchorite 45 Founder of Pachomian Monasticism 48 Father Superior 51 Later Years 52 Conclusion 55 Chapter Four: Three Outstanding Figures of the Early Egyptian Church Introduction Saint Pachomius (ca. ), also known as Abba Pachomius and Pakhom, is generally recognized as the founder of cenobitic (communal) Christian monasticism. His innovative monastic structure and teaching methods made the ascetic Christian life a reality for tens of thousands of Christians. All later Catholic and Orthodox religious orders (from Franciscans to .