"...it is [discrimination] that teaches a man to walk along the royal road, swerving neither to the right through immoderate self-contol, nor to the left through indifference and laxity. Discrimination is a kind of eye and lantern of the soul. " ~ Saint Anthony the Great

 

 

Table of Contents

  • Introductionix

  • CHAPTER ONE: The Soul1
  • CHAPTER TWO: The Soul’s Powers7
  • CHAPTER THREE: The Nous14
  • CHAPTER FOUR: The Heart24
  • CHAPTER FIVE: Passions are Demons29
  • CHAPTER SIX:  Demonic Weaponry48
  • CHAPTER SEVEN: Warfare58
  • CHAPTER EIGHT:  General Healing66
  • CHAPTER NINE:  Cleansing the Soul’s Powers73
  • CHAPTER TEN:  The Conquering of Demons77
  • CHAPTER ELEVEN:  Virtues90
  • CHAPTER TWELVE:  Prayer115
  • APPENDIX ONE:  A List of the Virtues157
  • APPENDIX TWO:  A List of the Passions159
  • BIBLIOGRAPHY161
  • ABOUT THE AUTHOR165