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Evagrius exerted a impressive influence at the improvement of spirituality, of Origenism, and of the non secular interpretation of the Bible in Greek, Syriac, and Latin Christianity. This English translation of the main whole Syriac model of Kephalaia Gnostika makes Evagrius Ponticus's strategies bearing on fact, God, protology, eschatology, anthropology, and allegorical exegesis of Scripture generally to be had.

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  • English translation of the longer Syriac model came across by way of Antoine Guillaumont
  • Commentary offers an built-in research of Evagrius's ascetic and philosophical writings
  • Extensive creation at the value of Evagrius and the context of his writings

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