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Lisa rated it liked it Dec 03, Common terms and phrases Abba Abbot Dorotheos Abbot Seridos affliction anger Apo Nau Apo Poemen Apostle says archimandrite asked Barsanufius Basil become blessed body brethren brother cell cenobites cenobium Christ comes commandments completely condemn conscience death Desert Fathers desire despise devil disciple Discourses Dosithy Elien enemy eremitical Evagrius everything evil fall Fathers FOOTNOTES Forgive Gaza glory God’s Gregory Nazianzen habit happens harm hear heart hegumen hesychia holocausts holy humble humility John John Moschus judge judgment keep labor living living sacrifice Lord Mark the Hermit master means mercy mind monastery monastic monks neighbor never obedience ourselves passions Passover perfect fear pleasure pray prayer Prophet punishment replied saints Scripture sick sins someone soul speak spiritual St Basil St Gregory Studite monk suffer teaching tell Thawatha things thoughts told trouble turn vainglory Vigils virtue word Zosimos.
Cistercian Studies Series 1 – 10 of 30 books. Sevan rated it it was amazing Sep 27, Published November 1st by Cistercian Publications first published January 1st Paperbackpages. He is called ‘enemy’ because he is a hater of men, one who hates what is good, a traitor; an ‘adversary’, because he always puts obstacles in the way of good.
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Dorotheos of Gaza: Discourses and Sayings
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Easy to read and divided into short chapters, this book gives instructions on how to acquire humility, obedience and freedom from judging our neighbour, qualities which are absolutely necessary in order to have true love for God and our neighbour. Logospilgrim rated it it was amazing Dec 26, Luke rated it really liked it Oct 14, This book can be read and re-read and re-read throughout your whole life.
Yet he is far more interested in humbly serving his brethren than in discoursing about the recondite aspects of the hescyhast experience. If someone wants to give alms he obstructs it through avarice or procrastination.
Christina Douglas rated it it was amazing Oct 01, Discourses and sayings Saint Dorotheus of Gaza Snippet view – My library Help Advanced Book Search. Open Preview See a Problem? Account Options Sign in. No eBook available Amazon. St Dorotheos’ teachings are part of the fundamental wisdom of the Church Fathers and as relevant today as it was in his own time.
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