The Transformation of the Human Person Through Contemplation: An Analysis of John Cassian's Conferences
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M.A . in Religious Studies
Department of Religious Studies
This thesis examines the desert mothers' and fathers' view of contemplation as a journey toward theosis, or communion with God. To accomplish this, contemplation" is analyzed within the fifth century document
Theology, Spirituality, Religion, Contemplation, John Cassian, The Conferences of John Cassian, Silence, Renunciation, Purity of Heart, Image and Likeness of God, Transformation, Luke 10 38-42, Martha and Mary, Desert Fathers
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Horn, Lindsay R., "The Transformation of the Human Person Through Contemplation: An Analysis of John Cassian's Conferences" (2021). Graduate Theses and Dissertations. 6988.