Definition of Anchoretism. Meaning of Anchoretism. Synonyms of Anchoretism

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Definition of Anchoretism

Anchoretism
Anchoretism An"cho*ret*ism, n. The practice or mode of life of an anchoret.

Meaning of Anchoretism from wikipedia

- An anchorite or anc****t (female: anc****ss) is someone who, for religious reasons, withdraws from secular society so as to be able to lead an intensely...
- Desert Fathers do attest to it. In Egypt, the terms more often used are anc****tism (Gr. ἀναχώρησις, "withdrawal, retreat"), and anchorite (Gr. ἀναχωρητής...
- (Apophthegmata to Pateron)). Rev. Alban Butler (1711–73). St. Sisoes or Sisoy, Anc****t in Egypt. The Lives of the Saints. Volume VII: July. 1866. (Bartleby.com)...
- I.—Hermits and Pilgrims. [...] II.—Origin of Monks. The hermits and anc****ts, as they were called, were held in high esteem, and thousands of pilgrims...
- Jucundus     485   Bishop of Bologna Vindemialis     485   Calogerus ("the Anc****t")     486   Censurius     486   Bishop of Auxerre Cannatus     487   Bishop...
- St-Takla.org". st-takla.org. Retrieved 2018-03-17. "Saint John the Dwarf, Anc****t of Scete. September 15. Rev. Alban Butler. 1866. Volume IX: September....
- South African producer The Sadie Family Columella; or, The Distressed Anc****t, a 1779 novel by Richard Graves Collum (disambiguation) Column (disambiguation)...
- karzełek (dwarf); B. bękart (****); C. podrzutek (oaf); D. pustelnik (anc****t) but correct answer was "B". Question for 250,000 zł was: Who of these...
- hermit, John the Blind. This experience later enabled him to promote anc****tism. Eventually he became abbot of Valaam. After 37 years there, he was transferred...
- place where Judas Iscariot hanged himself. "In Egypt, St. Onuphrius, an anc****t, who for sixty years led a religious life in the desert, and renowned for...