Harlots of the Desert
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Beauty consuming itself like incense burnt before God in solitude: these stories of penitent women from the fourth- century egyptian desert fascinated Christians in antiquity and throughout the Middle Ages.
“. . . without question, a book of very great importance for the reader of Christian monastic sources both timely and well done.”
“. . . this book has a real contemporary interest not only for students of monasticism but for anyone concerned with spirituality.”
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