Cyril Of Scythopolis; Translated by R. M. Price; Introduction and notes by John Binns
ISBN: 9780879079147, CS114P
Details: 306 pgs
Publication Date: 11/01/1991
The narrow stretch of desert between the Jordan Valley and the hill country of Judea drew great biblical prophets—Elijah and John the Baptist—and unforgettable christian ascetics. Our best source of information on this movement from AD 400-600 comes from Cyril's pen.