Path

Success

Path Created with Sketch.

Warning

Path

Error

Cokesbury

Journeying Into God

Seven Early Monastic Lives
  • By Tim Vivian
$15.00

Journeying into God tells the fascinating stories of seven male and female monks from the fourth to the seventh centuries C.E. and their quests to imitate Christ and live the gospel fully. Saint Antony, Abba Pambo, Syncletica of Palestine, Saint George of Choziba, Abba Aaron, Saint Theognius, and Saint Onnophrius come to life through translations of biographical documents from Greek and Coptic.

Each saint's life is introduced with historical and theological background. Discussions of women, the structure of a monastery, miracles and relics, and the cult of the saints illuminate the texts and also supply helpful overviews of topics that are central to the understanding of early monasticism.

Read More

Want it Monday? Order by 10/18/2019 2:00:00 PM and choose Overnight shipping at checkout. Ships from a Cokesbury Connect Partner.
free shipping iconEligible For Free Shipping
  • Additional Details
    • SKU: 9780800628550
    • Manufacturer: 1517 MEDIA
    • Language of Text: English
    • ISBN 13: 9780800628550
    • UMPH: 776105
    • ISBN 10: 0800628551
    • Publication Date: 09/01/2000
    • Format: Paperback
    • Page Count: 220
    • Width: 5.50 inches
    • Height: 0.59 inches
    • Length: 8.43 inches
    • Weight: 0.69 pounds
  • Shipping and Returns
    This item is available for return.

    Cokesbury uses a variety of methods for ground shipping. At your request, we can also expedite order shipments for an additional charge. Cokesbury partners with UPS for these expedited deliveries.