Community: Great Words

Dorotheos of Gaza was a 6th-century monk, and eventually became an abbott of his own monastery. His writing, in the form of instructions and wisdom for his charges, particularly condemns pride among his monks, deplores ascetic competition among the community, and places humility as the summit of monastic life.

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