Advice of this type is given in the 3rd section of the book.
I highly recommend this book to all Christians, particularly those interested in early Christianity, early monasticism, and the Philokalia.
This is the rare kind of book that speaks so powerfully to the depth of your soul that you feel privileged just to have read it.
Excellent, but I want to read more than 'snippets' of the Desert Fathers. Am looking for cheaper books as these Classics of Western Spiritualiy are so pricey.Published 3 months ago by Kate Powell
I have loved reading this book. It is a book one reads slowly, for each section is a gem that one wants to ponder. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Peter H. Davids
John Anthony McGuckin has compiled an illuminating and mystical little Philokalia (love of the beautiful), containing a treasure trove of spiritual wisdom from the early Christian... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Pierian
I had purchased this book a few years ago in New York and when I moved to another country, among a library of hundreds of spiritual books within my own collection this was one I... Read morePublished on February 8, 2012 by Naz Georgas