The Lives of the Saints and the Pursuit of Virtue

Wilken, Robert L.
December 1990
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Dec1990, Issue 8, p45
Examines the lives of the saints and several paths that lead to virtue. Measurement of spiritual progress; Common pattern in the lives of the saints; Initial impression one receives from early Christian literature, of the preferred vehicle of moral instruction.


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