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Harlots of the Desert, The

In this monograph, Benedicta Ward, continues her work of commenting on early monastic texts with a discussion of the theme of Christian repentance. She begins with St Mary Magdalene, the archtypal penitent, and goes on to examine the desert tradition, concluding each chapter with new translations of those lives which were most influential in the early Church and for countless generations afterwards.