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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Against the Thoughts of Gluttony Second Bk. English Also Titled Antirrhetikos. A Monastic Handbook for Combating Demons. Aaron Gray rated it really liked it Dec 03, Be the first to add this to a list. Don’t have a Kindle?

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Talking Back: A Monastic Handbook for Combating Demons by Evagrius Ponticus

My library Help Advanced Book Search. This book is written for Monastic Life, yet I do believe this book is helpful even for those who while living in the world do not evaagrius to be of the world and so this book is still helpful.

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How did the monks of the Egyptian desert fight against the demons that attacked them with tempting thoughts? It became ebagrius 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.

Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. The monks of Evagrius’ time considered this a read spiritual treasure. How could Christians resist the thoughts of gluttony, fornication, or pride that assailed them and obstructed their contemplation of God?

Against the Demon of Anger Sixth Bk. Without cookies your experience may not be seamless. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? From Talking Back we gain a better understanding of Evagrius’s eight talklng demons: Includes bibliographical references p. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.