Early Christian Lives

Early Christian Lives





Translator: Carolinne White
Editor/introduction: Carolinne White

Format
Paperback
Price
$17.00
 
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780140435269
  • 288 Pages
  • Penguin Classics
  • Adult

Table of Contents

Chronology
Map of the World of Antony, Paul, Hilarion, Malchus, Martin and Benedict
General Introduction:
The Early Development of Monasticism
The Writing of Biography: Pagan Past and Christian Future
Principal Primary Sources relating to Early Monasticism
The Saints in Iconography
Translation Past and Present

Further Reading

Early Christian Lives
Life of Antony by Athanasius
Life of Paul of Thebes by Jerome
Life of Hilarion by Jerome
Life of Malchus by Jerome
Life of Martin of Tours by Sulpicius Severus
Life of Benedict by Gregory the Great
Notes

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