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Discourses and Sayings
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While many other ancient biographies of the desert fathers paint them in a picture that is oftentimes too perfect to be related to by modern readers. If a man wants to keep vigil he obstructs it with hesitations or laziness. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
This collection of sayings and stories from Dorotheos of Gaza, while often miraculous in nature, also tells the story of his very human side as well. HowdyDave rated it it was amazing Aug 14, Ferasushi Gimenez rated it really liked it Feb 03, My library Help Advanced Book Search. If a man wants to pray he puts obstacles in the way through evil suspicions, shameful thoughts, and spiritual torpor.
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