Asceticism: The Practice of John the Baptist
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On the Organization of the Monks: Its Origin and Founders.
... Elias the prophet and John the Baptist were the authors, as some say ... constantly used
by the early Christian historians to signify the practice of asceticism. ...
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The Story of the Baptist, from his Last Testimony to Jesus to his ...
... Judaising Christians the, in itself indifferent, practice of circumcision ... when John
came with his stern asceticism, you felt ... it was the death of John the Baptist ...
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Introductory Note
... led many of the orthodox to practice with extreme ... Carmel and of John Baptist in the
wilderness, approved ... encraty, and to restrain fanatical asceticism, was the ...
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... Ascension, 93, 123, 211. Asceticism, 185, 189, 233, 263. ... JOHN the Baptist, 147. John,
St., 45, 53, 63, 113. ... Political economy, 115, 261. Practice, 143, 267. ...
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The Historical Situation
... appear in his relations with John the Baptist ... in theory, but opportunists in practice,
accommodating themselves ... for separateness to the extreme of asceticism. ...
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The Argument for the Immaculate Conception.
... did also in their high estimate of asceticism and monasticism. ... the womb, like Jeremiah
(i.5) and John the Baptist ... far as the Roman in the practice of Mariolatry ...
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The Deputation from Jerusalem - the Three Sects of the Pharisees ...
... they submitted, not only to strict asceticism, but to ... a strange explanation of this
practice; perhaps, because ... the person, or the preaching of John the Baptist ...
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Index of Subjects.
... Asceticism, Catholic, [46]59 sq. Ascetics, Catholic, [47]166. ... Idolatry, the result
of apostacy, [411]261; did the Jews practice it? ... John the Baptist, [452]307. ...
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Faustus Claims that the Manich├Žans and not the Catholics are ...
... of the Manich├Žans and praises the asceticism of Catholics. ... One can understand now
how John the Baptist, after ... for in one we reduce faith to practice, while in ...
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The Nuns of the Primitive Church
... on the moral aspect of primitive asceticism, its exaggerations ... even before the days
of John the Baptist. ... the aforesaid Gavina replied that the practice had come ...
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Matthew 11:18
For John came neither eating nor drinking, and they say, He has a devil.
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Luke 7:33
For John the Baptist came neither eating bread nor drinking wine; and you say, He has a devil.
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