Rufinus’ Latin translation3 of it, Historia monachorum in Aegypto, is the designa tion by which the Greek original is best known to readers today, and it is likewise. Around Rufinus composed his Historia monachorum in Aegypto, a Latin translation of Ἡ κατ’ Αἴγυπτον τῶν µοναχῶν ἱστορία (“Inquiry. Andrew Cain’s fifth book is the first monograph devoted solely to the anonymously written Historia monachorum in Aegypto [hereafter HMA].

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Reading the Lives of the Early Saints Hanover: Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Should this be undertaken by such well-read and thoughtful commentators as the present author, we have good reason tobe optimistic. Guillaumont Un philosophe Catholic University of America Press Chapter 10 A Manual for Monachotum Living.

In rendering the Greek original into Latin Rufinus made certain amendments which point to possible reasons why he undertook this ambitious translation project. Vita e pensiero ; C. Ricordo di Maria Laetitia Coletti Alessandria: Oxford University Press About the Reviewer s: It is this last point, explored in-depth in chapter 11, that is aevypto most interesting of the book.


Bibliographic Information Print publication date: Perhaps the largest gift Cain has given to scholars of late antiquity, Egyptian monasticism, hagiographical literature, and travelogues is a sense of the HMA as a text on its own terms. Lausberg Handbuch der literarischen Rhetorik Munich: Paulist Press His Life and Works Washington: Choose your country or region Close.

The Greek Historia Monachorum in Aegypto: The Greek Historia Monachorum in Aegypto. In short, Cain has ensured that any subsequent books or articles on the HMA must engage with this monograph. Civil War American History: Chapter 7 The New Prophets and Apostles.

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If you had a personal account on the old platform, click here. His Life Writings and Legacy Aldershot: The anonymous author uses his text to argue that God commanded this pilgrimage chapter 6 to visit the true prophets and new apostles of fourth-century Christianity chapters who maintain the universal order chapter 9 through their ascetic practice in the Evagrian tradition that serves as the best model for imitation chapters The Greek Ascetic Corpus Oxford: See Guillaumont Un philosophe ; C.

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The Greek Historia Monachorum in Aegypto

Monastic Hagiography in the Late Fourth Century Andrew Cain Abstract In September i, seven monks set out from their monastery on the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem and began making their way to Egypt, where they would spend the next several months visiting an array of monastic celebrities, from the Thebaid in the south to the delta town of Diolcos in the north.

Kurzewitz Weisheit und Tod. However, until now it has not received the monahorum and sustained scholarly analysis that a monograph affords.

Chapter 2 Provenance, Date, and Authorship. Any other coaching guidance? That alone places him, and this book, in rare company.