Desert Wisdom

EVAGRIUS PONTICUS wrote, “The only thing owned by one of our brothers was a book of the Gospels. He sold it and gave the proceeds for the support of the poor. What he said is worth remembering. ‘I have sold the book that tells me to sell my possessions and give the money to the poor.’”

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