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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Check copyright status Cite this Title Talking back: Cistercian Studies Book Paperback: Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. The monks of Evagrius’ time considered this a read spiritual treasure. No matter what you believe on the origin of evil thoughts or vices this book will give you the scripture verse to combat them.
Rod marked it as to-read Jun 25, Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. How could Christians resist the thoughts of gluttony, fornication, or pride that assailed them and obstructed their contemplation of God?
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His book Talking Back Antirrhetikos lists over thoughts or circumstances in which the demon-fighting monk might find himself, along with the biblical passages with which the monk should respond. Want to Read saving…. Add both to Cart Add both to List. Return to Book Page.
This is more than a “Monastic Handbook for Combating Demons”; it’s a manual of using scripture against certain thoughts that go against spiritual holiness.
While it was written for monastics, it is outstanding for those of pf who are solitaries, ascetics, or want to practice our religious beliefs in a more regimented fashion.
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