Monastic Bodies: Discipline and Salvation in Shenoute of Atripe


Caroline T. Schroeder

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 248 pages

File size: 1.8 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

An in-depth examination of the asceticism practiced at the White Monastery in Upper Egypt in the fifth century, using diverse sources, including monastic rules, theological treatises, sermons, letters, and material culture.