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review ✓ John Cassian: Conferences (Classics of Western Spirituality (Paperback)) 105 Steries in Marseilles and the region of Provence Conferences. As others have noted this is a fine translation of Cassian s Conferences 1 2 3 9 10 11 14 15 18 but the other thirteen conferences are not included there are 24 conferences total The only complete English translation of all 24 conferences is Boniface Ramsey s translation on Paulinist PressThe second most complete translation appeared in The Nicene Fathers Second Series and included all of the conferences except 12 and 22 This translation is in the public domain and available free online at newadvent or CCEL But again Ramsey s translation is the only complete translation of all 24 conferences

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review ✓ John Cassian: Conferences (Classics of Western Spirituality (Paperback)) 105 Is his masterpiece a study of the Egyptian ideal of the mon. As with all the books I have read from The Classics of Western Spirituality series John Cassian s Conferences is both important and insightful Cassian is via the value placed on his writings by St Benedict a major figure in the history of western monasticismThis volume contains nine of Cassian s twenty four conferences The conferences cover such topics as prayer perfection and purity of heart By using the device of interviewing famous Egyptian monks and hermits Cassian deftly distills the essence of early Egyptian monastic and eremitic teachings on these and other topicsThe scholarly introduction to this volume written by Owen Chadwick is indispensable for those wishing to set these teachings within the context of Cassian s life and thought Mr Chadwick who has written a book on Cassian is just the man for this task and he does it wellColm Luibheid is both the translator of this volume and the author of its skilled and entertaining preface Cassian s devotion and humor are brought to life in this translationCassian still speaks to us today one thousand six hundred after his death in a world foreign to the one he was writing in How can this be It because the message of Cassian s writings devotion and the uest to follow God in purity spirit and truth lies at the core of what we as human beings were created for There is much here to help us by the grace of God along that narrow path which leads to the Father

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review ✓ John Cassian: Conferences (Classics of Western Spirituality (Paperback)) 105 John Cassian c 365 c 435 journeyed to the West to found mona. The content and translation is fine But the book itself is abridged which makes it hard to use if you are attempting to do a comprehensive reading of Cassian I just wish books would put this information on the cover


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    inspireconsulting.co.za ´ 5 characters Read Ebook John Cassian: Conferences (Classics of Western Spirituality (Paperback)) BY inspireconsulting.co.za – inspireconsulting.co.za What is included is good, however, not all of the conferences are included. Here you'll only find 1,2,3,9,10,11,14,15, and 18. All the conferences are online if you look for themwhat you are getting here is a worthwhile preface and introduction which is well worth the price of admission.

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    Read Ebook John Cassian: Conferences (Classics of Western Spirituality (Paperback)) BY inspireconsulting.co.za – inspireconsulting.co.za The content and translation is fine. But the book itself is abridged which makes it hard to use if you are attempting to do a comprehensive reading of Cassian. I just wish books would put this information on the cover.

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    Summary John Cassian: Conferences (Classics of Western Spirituality (Paperback)) inspireconsulting.co.za ´ 5 characters Read Ebook John Cassian: Conferences (Classics of Western Spirituality (Paperback)) BY inspireconsulting.co.za – inspireconsulting.co.za As others have noted, this is a fine translation of Cassian's Conferences 1, 2, 3, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 18, but the other thirteen conferences are not included (there are 24 conferences total). The only complete English translation of all 24 conferences is Boniface Ramsey's translation on Paulinist Press.

    The second most comple

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    Read Ebook John Cassian: Conferences (Classics of Western Spirituality (Paperback)) BY inspireconsulting.co.za – inspireconsulting.co.za inspireconsulting.co.za ´ 5 characters Summary John Cassian: Conferences (Classics of Western Spirituality (Paperback)) John Cassian (about 365 435) is one of the "Desert Fathers." The Introduction to this 1985 edition notes that "Cassian's work had two intentions, and the two intentions were mixed as ideas occurred to him. He wanted to point toward the highest modes of prayer (a)nd he wanted to show the community of monks how to be a go

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    Read Ebook John Cassian: Conferences (Classics of Western Spirituality (Paperback)) BY inspireconsulting.co.za – inspireconsulting.co.za As with all the books I have read from The Classics of Western Spirituality series, John Cassian's Conferences is both important and insightful. Cassian is, via the value placed on his writings by St. Benedict, a major figure in the history of western monasticism.
    This volume contains nine of Cassian's twenty four conferences. The conferences cover such topics as prayer, perfection, and purity of heart. By using the d

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    Read Ebook John Cassian: Conferences (Classics of Western Spirituality (Paperback)) BY inspireconsulting.co.za – inspireconsulting.co.za Buyers need to know that this has nine out of the 24 Conferences. I was disappointed. Otherwise all well.

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