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The Emergence of Monasticism

From the Desert Fathers to the Early Middle Ages

by Marilyn Faherty Dunn

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Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian communities & monasticism,
  • History of religion,
  • World history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • World history: c 500 to C 1500,
  • Religion - Church History,
  • History: World,
  • History,
  • Western Continental Europe,
  • Western Europe - General,
  • Christianity - History - Catholic,
  • Institutions & Organizations,
  • CHRISTIAN LIFE_EARLY CHURCH, ca. 30-600,
  • MONASTIC AND RELIGIOUS LIFE,
  • Religion / Church History,
  • Christianity - History - General,
  • Medieval

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8404984M
    ISBN 101405106417
    ISBN 109781405106412

      The Emergence of Monasticism offers a new approach to the subject, placing its development against the dynamic of both social and religious change.. First study in any language to cover the formative period of medieval monasticism. Gives particular attention to the contribution of women to ascetic and monastic : Marilyn Dunn. Cenobitic (or coenobitic) monasticism is a monastic tradition that stresses community life. Often in the West the community belongs to a religious order, and the life of the cenobitic monk is regulated by a religious rule, a collection of older style of monasticism, to live as a hermit, is called eremitic.A third form of monasticism, found primarily in Eastern Christianity, is the.

    The Emergence of Monasticism: From the Desert Fathers to the Early Middle Ages. Marilyn Dunn.   In his book, The Civilization of the Middle Ages, author Norman F. Cantor gives us a good description of what Medieval Christian monasticism truly embodied: “Monasticism is a form of religious asceticism, which, in turn, involves the disciplining, limitation, or abnegation of the material and physical aspects of human life to assure a saving.

    GENERAL INTRODUCTIONS, SURVEYS: MONASTICISM Dunn, Marilyn. The emergence of monasticism: from the Desert Fathers to the early Middle Ages. Oxford: Blackwell, BRM65 D86 Lawrence, C. H. Medieval monasticism: forms of religious life in Western Europe in the Middle Ages. New York: Longman, BXL39 The emergence of monasticism: from the Desert Fathers to the early Middle Ages / Marilyn Dunn. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN (hardcover: allc. paper)-ISBN (paperback) 1. Monastic and religious life-History-Early church, ca. I. Title. BRlM65 D86 ’’dc


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This is the first book to provide a comprehensive account of the emergence of monasticism from its roots in late antiquity and its transition to the early medieval West.

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The Emergence of Monasticism offers a new approach to the subject, placing its development against the dynamic of both social and religious change. First study in any language to cover the formative period of medieval monasticism.

Gives particular attention to the contribution of women to ascetic and monastic life. >> READ ONLINE. It makes major contributions to our understanding of early Christian asceticism, the emergence of monasticism as an institution within church and society, and church-state relations in the later Roman Empire."—Susan Ashbrook Harvey, author of Asceticism and Society in Crisis: John of Ephesus and the Lives of the Eastern Saints.

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