AD by one of the travellers, often transmitted together with the Historia Lausiaca of Palladius A.-J. Festugière, Historia Monachorum in Aegypto, (Ed.). Around Rufinus composed his Historia monachorum in Aegypto, a Latin translation of Ἡ κατ’ Αἴγυπτον τῶν µοναχῶν ἱστορία (“Inquiry. View Historia Monachorum Research Papers on for free.

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Copyright The Gale Group, Inc. Ceramics Highlights from the Williamson Gallery. Dunandor whether it reflects allegations of impurity J. The Making of a Gnostic Aldershot: Skip to main content. Monastic Hagiography in the Late Fourth Century Andrew Cain Abstract In Septemberseven monks set out from their monastery on the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem monachotum began making their way to Egypt, where they would spend the next several months visiting an array of monastic celebrities, from the Thebaid in the south to the delta monachirum of Diolcos monacborum the north.

Remember me on this computer. Cain could have strengthened his research for chapter 10, where he does not engage any of the classic or recent critical work on asceticism. While other scholars have utilized the HMA as a source for understanding fourth-century Egyptian monasticism or in studies on some aspect of late antique literature, no one has treated the HMA monachoruj a literary product in its own right.


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The imaginative tale, which the narrator tells in the epilogue, of the perils of all kinds that he and his companions had to face in the course of their journey, resumes a theme habitual in this kind of work. In rendering the Greek original into Latin Rufinus made certain amendments which point to possible reasons why he undertook this ambitious translation project.

Skip to main content. In short, Cain has ensured that any subsequent books or articles on the HMA must engage with this monograph. Cistercian Publications Have an Access Token? Please read our policy on commenting. A closer look at the Choachytes in Ptolemaic Thebes affords a wider diachronic perspective.

The Greek Historia Monachorum in Aegypto

Conservation at the Williamson Gallery. That alone places him, and this book, in rare company. Gradual from Maundy Thursday mmonachorum the Vigil of Pentecost.

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Murals at Pitzer College. Lectures on Applied Psychology and Evaluation Historoa. This article also critically engages with the scholarly assumptions that the transition to Christianity entailed a positive change in the social perception of funerary workers.

Mohr Siebeck The Coptic encyclopediavolume 4. The book belongs to a traditional genre, that of the travel narrative, in which the author describes not only what he has seen but also what he knows by hearsay, mingling the historoa with reality. The Historia monachorum in Aegypto contributed largely to the spreading of the fame of the monks of Egypt, both in the East and in the West.

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Edward Ellerker Williams Notebook. Monastic Hagiography in the Late Fourth Century. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. Search Google Scholar Export Citation. The Greek Historia Monachorum in Aegypto: Bibliographic Information Print publication date: