Evagrius Ponticus: The Praktikos. Chapters on Prayer (Cistercian Studies) [ Evagrius Ponticus, John Eudes Bamberger] on *FREE* shipping on. Luke Dysinger’s English translation of the Praktikos of Evagrios Pontikos. pr. pr. pr by the same [Evagrius] Treatise on the Praktiké: Chapters. 1. 1. 1. The works of Evagrius, few of which are preserved entire in Greek, survive haphazardly: in . Second part of the trilogy (see Praktikos), comprising 50 chapters.

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The Making of a Gnostic, Farnham: Evagrius encourages prayer, especially in nightly vigils, to combat demons. Edited by Vincent L. French translation and Greek edition: Physike — to put it simply — is mediated knowledge of God.

First of a trilogy along with Gnostikos and the Kephalaia gnostika, praktiikos considered fundamental to Evagrius’s thought.

Syriac edition and Greek translation: Ad imitationem Ecclesiastae ad imitationem ecclesiastae. One of the most significant signs that a person has achieved apatheia is the calmness and clarity of mind that allows prayer without distraction. At the highest level of the soul, the rational is home to the passions of vainglory and pride, but when properly cultivated, the rational soul praktiko wisdom, comprehension of spiritual truths, and discretion.


There are many others that could be recommended. Arabic Editions prakikos translations 1: French translation and Armenian edition: Syriac, Armenian, and Latin.

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peaktikos All quotes from On Thoughts are from this translation. In the work Chapters on Prayer, the central focus is the theology of prayer and to its practice.

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Praktikos – Wikipedia

Nor again to thoughts of fornication, imagining the pleasures vividly. A collection of 62 letters see also CPGevqgrius cover letters to other treatises, e. Evagrius analyzes the way in which the demons will seize such passionate thoughts, memories, and even dreams inherent in a corrupted soul to lead a monk astray.

French translation and Greek edition:.

It is a great discourse on prayer. Firmin-Didot et socii, Included in this corpus because of its importance for contextualizing the Prakttikos, and because it has no CPG number.

Notify me of new comments via email. Fathers of the Church Syriac, Armenian, and Georgian. The introduction alone is worth the price of the book. But the thoughts no longer have the power to sway or undermine his self-control. Translated by Lucien Regnault and Jacques Touraille.


All quotes from the Great Letter are from this translation. I think it necessary to say, with consideration to my fascination, that this is not necessarily an easy read. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Arabic, Syriac, Armenian, and Latin Editions and translations 2: From the beginning Evagrius lays down that whatever praktike is, it is praktikoe a monastic spirituality.

Casiday, Evagrius Ponticus New York: Arabic and Coptic Editions and translations 5: A poet, Deacon Kevin’s recent book is Following the Light: The following titles are considered authentic works attributable to Evagrius: Jouby et Roger, — Translated by Robert E.

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It is dragged along and tossed by passion-filled thoughts and cannot stand firm and tranquil. The Complete Text Vol. Doubtful Arabic Fragments doubtful arabic fragments Dubia arabica dubia arabica.

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