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The Paradise of the Holy Fathers (2 volumes)

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The Paradise of the Holy Fathers (2 volumes)
Translated by Wallis Budge


The Paradise of the Fathers is the classic compilation of the lives and teachings of the early monastic saints. It has been said that for a monastic to achieve perfection there are only two books needed: the Bible and the Paradise of the Fathers. This volume is translated from a Syriac manuscript discovered in 1888 by Dr. Ernest A. Wallis Budge. This is a revised and edited edition.


Volume 1 includes the histories of the anchorites, recluses, monks, coenobites and ascetic fathers of the deserts of Egypt between A.D. 250 and A.D. 400 compiled by Athanasius Archbishop of Alexandria, Palladius Bishop of Helenopolis, Jerome and others.

Volume 2 contains the Sayings of the Fathers and Questions and Answers about the monastic life.
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