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Letters of Ammonas Successor of Saint Anthony (Fairacres Publication)

by Ammonas

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Published by Cistercian Pubns .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Christianity,
  • History,
  • Religion

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsD.J. Chitty (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7868536M
    ISBN 10072830080X
    ISBN 109780728300804

    Useful Servanthood introduces English-speaking readers to Abba Ammonas, disciple and successor of Saint Antony of the Desert and a prominent figure of fourth-century Egyptian monasticism. As a director of souls, Ammonas's approach to spiritual formation was a . Athanasius' "Letter Concerning the Decrees of the Council of Nicaea" (De Decretis), is an important historical as well as theological account of the proceedings of that council, and another letter from is the first known listing of all those books now accepted as the New Testament.

      Some say of Saint Anthony that he was “Spirit-borne,” that is, carried along by the Holy Spirit, but he would never speak of this to men. Such men see what is happening in the world, as well. This book revolutionizes our understanding of the life and thought of the great anchorite father of the Egyptian desert. It is a signal contribution to our knowledge of Egyptian Christianity in the third and fourth centuries.—Birger Pearson, Institute for Antiquity and Christianity Samuel Rubenson, by means of a fresh analysis of the letters of St. Antony, exposes the distortion of the /5(2).

    On awaking, the woman found a letter which the Saint had given her during the vision. It contained the prayer now known as the "Brief of St Anthony." The original of Saint Anthonys Brief was preserved with the crown jewels by the King of Portugal. Activity Books Toddler & Early Readers Elementary Middle-Grade Young Adult. Letters of Ammonas Successor of Saint Anthony. Our Price: $ The Monastic Letters of Saint Athanasius the Great. Our Price: $ The Letters of Saint Antony the Great. Our Price: $ Retail Price: $


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The digit and digit formats both s: 2. The Life of Antony and The Letter to MarcellinusTranslation and introduction by Robert c. Gregg, Paulist Press (January 1, ). Letters - There are seven letters in latin, arabic and georgian; plus 13 letters in arabic, translated into French.

Letters of Saint Anthony the Great, Derwas Chitty, Cistercian Pubns (June ). Studies. Ammonas (Author), D.J. Chitty (Translator) “Letters of Ammonas Successor of Saint Anthony” (Fairacres Publications – Cistercian Publications, ) Bernadette McNary-Zak, Nada Conic, Brother Lawrence Morey OCSO et al “Useful Servanthood: A Study of Spiritual Formation in the Writings of Abba Ammonas” (Cistercian Studies, ).

The temptation of Saint Anthony is Flaubert's entire life’s work. He had had the first idea of it inin Genoa, Italy, by watching a painting by Breughel, The Temptations of Saint Anthony.

Besides, in the descriptions of the book, we find many of Breughel's paintings. Since that /5(). Products» Orthodox Books» Orthodox Saints & Patristic Church Fathers» Orthodox Patristic & Church Fathers Works & Writings The Letters of Ammonas: Successor of St.

Anthony translated by Dewas J. Chitty revised by Sebastian Brock. Details. Publisher: Cistercian Publications; ISBN X. life of st antony by st athanasius vita s. antoni by st. athanasius (written between and ) nicene and post-nicene fathers of the christian church volume iv.

athanasius select works and letters p. schaff and h. wace (pp. On the greatest early proponent of this way of Christian ascetic mysticism, St. Anthony the Great (), see the Life of St.

Antony written by St. Athanasius (various translations, some online); The Letters of Saint Antony the Great, translated by Derwas Chitty (Fairacres, Oxford OX4 1TB: SLG [Sisters of the Love of God] Press, ). The Sermons (Sermones) are the Saint’s great work of literature and theology, which earned him the title of Doctor of the can consider it as a treaty of sacred doctrine under the form of a collection of sermons, by which the Saint aims to explain all of Scripture.

Anthony wrote the Sermons with the specific purpose of providing his brethren with a preaching tool. The Letters of St. Antony: Origenist Theology, Monastic Tradition and the Making of a Saint by Samuel Rubenson (Review) Douglas E.

Christie Loyola Marymount University, [email protected] This Book Review is brought to you for free and open access by the Theological Studies at Digital Commons @ Loyola Marymount University and Loyola Law School. St. Anthony of Padua, Anthony also spelled Antony, Italian Sant’Antonio da Padova, original name Fernando Martins de Bulhões, (bornLisbon, Portugal—died JArcella, Verona [now in Italy]; canonized ; feast day June 13), Franciscan friar, doctor of the church, and patron of the poor.

Padua and Portugal claim him as their patron saint, and he is invoked for the. Both Anthony (c. –), the founder of eremitical, or solitary, monasticism in the Egyptian desert, and Ammonas (flourished c. ), his successor as leader of his colony of anchorites (hermits), wrote numerous letters; a handful from the pen of each is extant, almost entirely in Greek.

ABBA AMMONAS - Obedience and Prayer Today's "thought" is a letter written by Abba Ammonas. Although we do not have a lot of biographical information on this early teacher and ascetic of the Egyptian desert, bits and pieces have been gathered based on comments made about him in various "sayings" from the early desert fathers.

by Bernadette McNary-Zak. The first part is a study of life and teachings of Abba Ammonas, successor to St. Anthony the Great, while the second part is the complete translation of his writings from the Greek, some of which have not appeared in English before.

pages, softcover. ABBA AMMONAS - Why God Answers Some Prayers and Not Others In today's "thought," we will continue our reading of some of the letters of Abba Ammonas.

This collection of letters is a small spiritual treasury of the great desert father's teachings that have been preserved for over 16 centuries.

The letters of Ammonas: successor of Saint Anthony by Ammonas (Book) 4 editions published between and in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide A companion to "The letters of Saint Antony the Great" and contains the fourteen surviving letters of St. Ammonas, one of St.

Antony's disciples.The first is the story of St. Anthony’s bread. Many people give donations to help the poor in thanksgiving for gifts they’ve attributed to St. Anthony’s intercession. They call this St.

Anthony’s bread. The story of St. Anthony’s bread is said to have began inwhen a beloved child drowned near the basilica of St.

Anthony. Thus, in the letters of St. Ammonas, the co-worker and successor of St. Antony at Pispir, we read what can be seen as his last will and testament.