Their sayings provide countless little lessons that are extremely profound and challenging.
He went into the desert escaping persecution, but ended up loving it there.
These women from ancient Egypt continue to inspire us.
Start your year with a healthy dose of the Desert Fathers.
Jesus likely took his first steps not in Bethlehem or Nazareth, but in Egypt.
They were experts at prayer and taught others their unique spiritual insights.
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The wisdom of these holy women has inspired many throughout the centuries.
These 4th-century monks have much to teach us today.
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