Reference Entry

Antony, St, of Egypt (251?–356)

Edited by E. A. Livingstone

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

Second edition

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780198614425
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191727214
Antony, St, of Egypt (251?–356)

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(251?–356), hermit.

About 269 he gave away his possessions and devoted himself to a life of asceticism, and

Reference Entry.  121 words. 

Subjects: Christianity

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