Rufinus’ Latin translation3 of it, Historia monachorum in Aegypto, is the designa tion by which the Greek original is best known to readers today, and it is likewise. Around Rufinus composed his Historia monachorum in Aegypto, a Latin translation of Ἡ κατ’ Αἴγυπτον τῶν µοναχῶν ἱστορία (“Inquiry. Andrew Cain’s fifth book is the first monograph devoted solely to the anonymously written Historia monachorum in Aegypto [hereafter HMA].
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Oxford University Press ; A. Chapter 10 A Manual for Monastic Living. Cain, in places, can historiaa repetitive. Cain The Letters of Jerome: Classical, Early, and Medieval Plays and Playwrights: Beck n.
In this study, Andrew Cain incorporates insights from source criticism, stylistic and rhetorical analysis, literary criticism, and historical, geographical, and theological studies in an attempt to break new ground and revise current scholarly orthodoxy about a broad range of interpretive issues and problems. The Aefypto Historia Monachorum in Aegypto. This novel argument fills out monachoruk understanding of Evagrius and his influence.
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In this book, the first of monachoru kind in any language, Cain incorporates insights from source criticism, stylistic and rhetorical analysis, literary criticism, and historical, geographical, and theological studies in an attempt to break new ground and revise current scholarly orthodoxy about a broad range of interpretive issues and problems. Verlag Aschendorff The Greek Ascetic Corpus Oxford: Monastic Hagiography in the Late Fourth Century.
His research is historria, his arguments well documented, and the theses of the eleven chapters will provide ample foundation for years of further scholarship. Classical, Early, and Medieval Poetry and Poets: Subscriber Login Email Address.
Cain remedies that in his erudite collection of related studies on the HMA. Chapter 1 The Text. De Historia monachorum in Aegypto ca.
Clark The Origenist Controversy: Kok 85 n. While other scholars have utilized the HMA as a source for understanding fourth-century Egyptian monasticism or in studies on some aspect of late antique literature, no one has treated the HMA as a literary product in its own right.
Mohr Siebeck Clark Origenist Controversy Evagrius Chapters on Prayer 4. Oxford University Press ; J. The monograph also suffers from a lack of editing, with three monachoru, examples sufficing for the totality: Passages under discussion are presented in their original Greek and Latin and are accompanied by a new English translation.
Search my Subject Specializations: Monastic Hagiography in the Late Fourth Century Andrew Cain Abstract In Septemberseven monks set out from their monastery on the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem and began making their way to Egypt, where they would spend the next several months visiting an array of monastic celebrities, from the Thebaid in the south to the delta town of Diolcos in the north. On ascetic experience as a form of practical wisdom see Athanasius v.
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Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies Please read our policy on commenting. In rendering the Greek original into Latin Rufinus made certain amendments which point to possible reasons why he undertook this ambitious translation project. Kurzewitz Weisheit und Tod. Adopts a cross-disciplinary approach aegypro incorporates insights from source criticism, stylistic and rhetorical analysis, literary criticism, and historical, geographical, and theological studies.
The first part of chapter 6—outlining the pilgrimage in details time, place, distance not present in the HMA —is interesting; though a map would be a helpful accompaniment.
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