Table of contents for Four desert fathers : Pambo, Evagrius, Macarius of Egypt, and Macarius of Alexandria : coptic texts relating to the lausiac history of Palladius / translated, with introductions by Tim Vivian ; with the assistance of Rowan A. Greer ; preface by Adalbert de Vog.

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Contents
Preface . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Foreword . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
Abbreviations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
Four Desert Fathers
Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25
1. The Life of Pambo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53
2. The Life of Evagrius . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 69
3. The Life of Macarius the Great . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 93
4. The Life of Macarius of Alexandria . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 131
Appendices
I. Seven Goals of Anti-Origenism . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 163
II. Syriac Lausiac History [72] and [73] . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 167
III. Evagrius Debates Three Demons (Cotelier) . . . . . . . . . . 173
IV. Apa Aphou and Archbishop Theophilus
Debate the Image of God . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 181
Scripture Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 189
Index of Names and Subjects . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 191
Bibliography . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 195

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Desert Fathers -- Biography.
Christian biography -- Egypt.
Spiritual life -- Christianity.
Desert Fathers -- Quotations.