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Writings of Nilus the Elder on the principles of asceticism and religious life; a sermon by John of Damascus about vices and virtues in religious life; three books from Ambrose's De officiis, an ecclesiastical handbook about the ministers of the Church, with marginal annotations and Biblical cross-references; sermons expounding the beliefs of the Carthusian order about regulations, solitary living, and abstinence; and excerpts from the Distichs of Dionysius Cato, a collection of proverbial maxims about wisdom and morality, with marginal annotations.

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Catholic Church -- Doctrines -- History, Catholic Church, History, Asceticism -- History -- Early church ca. 30-600, Asceticism, Clergy -- Office -- Early works to 1800, Clergy -- Office, Virtues -- Early works to 1800, Virtues, Monastic and religious life -- Early works to 1800, Monastic and religious life, Carthusians


History | Medieval Studies


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