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The Desert Fathers

Written by Helen Waddell
Preface by Basil Pennington


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: March 24, 1998
Price: $15.95

A Vintage Spiritual Classic

By the fourth century A.D., devout Christians—men and women alike—had begun to retreat from cities and villages to the deserts of North Africa and Asia Minor, where they sought liberation from their corrupt society and the confining shell of the social self. The Desert Fathers is the perfect... Read more >
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