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Lausiac History (Historia Lausiaca) by Palladius Part 1)


De Vitis Patrum, Book VIIIby Palladius, bishop of Helenopolistranslated by Gentianus Hervetus

Index

Prologue


Chapter 1: The life of ISODORE, priest and xenodochus [*Greek, "one who gives hospitality". It seems to have been an official position in many of the churches of that time]

Chapter II: DOROTHEUS of THEBES

Chapter III: The acts and discretion of POTAMIAENA

Chapter IV: The Life of DIDYMUS the blind

Chapter V: The life of ALEXANDRA

Chapter VI: A certain VIRGIN who struggled with the love of money.

Chapter VII: The Life of abba ARSISIUS and those who were with him in Mount Nitria.

Chapter VIII: Holy AMOUN and his wife.

Chapter IX: The Life of abba OR.

Chapter X: The Life of abba PAMBO

Chapter XI: The Life of abba PIOR

Chapter XII: The Life of abba AMMON and his brothers and sisters.

Chapter XIII: The Life of abba BENJAMIN

Chapter XIV: The life of APOLLONIUS, known as 'the ex-businessman'.

Chapters XV & XVI: The life of PESIUS & ISAIAH

Chapter XVII: The Life of MACARIUS the younger.

Chapter XVIII: The Life of abba NATHANAEL

Chapter XIX & XX: The Life of MACARIUS of Egypt and MACARIUS of Alexandria.

Chapter XXI: The Life of abba MARK.

Chapter XXII: The Life of abba MOYSES who was a robber

Chapter XXIII: The Life of abba PAUL

Chapter XXIV: The Life of a VIRGIN who said 700 prayers.

Chapter XXV: The priest CRONIUS

Chapter XXVI: EULOGIUS and the disabled man.

Chapter XXVII: The Vision which abba ANTONY saw

Chapter XXVIII: The Life of PAUL THE SIMPLE

Chapter XXIX: The Life of abba PACHON

Chapter XXX: The Life of abba STEPHAN

Chapter XXXI: VALENS who fell from grace.

Chapter XXXII: ERO

Chapter XXXIII: PTOLEMY who fell from grace

Chapter XXXIV: A lapsed VIRGIN

Chapter XXXV: The Life of abba ELIAS

Chapter XXXVI: The Life of abba DOROTHEUS

Chapter XXXVII: Amma PIAMUN

Chapter XXXVIII: The Life of abba PACHOMIUS and those who were with him

Chapter XXXIX: The Life of abba APHTHONIUS

Chapter XL: The VIRGIN who was falsely accused.

Chapter XLI: The VIRGIN who pretended to be a halfwit

Chapter XLII: Holy PITIRUM

Chapter XLIII: Abba JOHN of the city of Lycus

Chapter XLIV: A tale of Abba JOHN about someone who fell

Chapter XLV: A tale of the same Abba JOHN about someone who was led to repent.

Chapter XLVI: Another tale of Abba JOHN about someone who fell and was led to repent.

Chapter XLVII: POEMENIA

Chapter XLVIII: The life of abba AMMON, and his companions.

Chapter XLIX: Abba BE

Chapter L: Abba THEONA

Chapter LI: Abba ELIA

Chapter LII: The Life of Abba APOLLO

Chapter LIII: The Life of Abba AMUN (also in II..viii)

Chapter LIV: The Life of Abba COPRES, a priest.

Chapter LV: The Life of Abba SURUS

Chapter LVI: The Life of Abba ISAIAH

Chapter LVII: The Life of Abba PAUL

Chapter LVIII: The Life of Abba ANUPH

Chapter LIX: The Life of Abba HELLEN

Chapter LX: The Life of Abba APELLE

Chapter LXI: The Life of another JOHN

Chapter LXII: Abba PAPHNUTIUS

Chapter LXIII: TIBICINE [= flautist]

Chapter LXIV: PROTOCOMES

Chapter LXV: MERCATOR

Chapter LXVI: The Life of Abba APOLLONIUS

Chapter LXVII: PHILEMON, and those who were martyred with him.

Chapter LXVIII: The Life of Abba DIOSCURUS, priest.

Chapter LXIX: The Anchorites of NITRIA.

Chapter LXX: The Life of Abba AMMON, and those with him.

Chapter LXXI: The Life of Abba ISODORE, and those with him.

Chapter LXXII: The Life of Abba AMMON, priest.

Chapter LXXIII: The Life of Abba JOHN

Chapter LXXIV: The Life of Abba PITYRION, and those with him.

Chapter LXXV: The Life of EULOGIUS, priest.

Chapter LXXVI: The Life of SERAPION, priest.

Chapter LXXVII: The Life of Abba POSIDONIUS

Chapter LXXVIII: JEROME

Chapter LXXIX: PAULA

Chapter LXXX: OXYPERENTIUS

Chapter LXXXI: PETER

Chapter LXXXII: And SIMEON. and POSIDONIUS

Chapter LXXXIII: The Life of SERAPION SINDONITES

Chapter LXXXIV: The Life of abba DOMNIO

Chapter LXXXV: A Silent VIRGIN

Chapter LXXXVI: EVAGRIUS, a famous deacon.

Chapter LXXXVII: The life of abba PIOR (cf Chapter XI)

Chapter LXXXVIII: The life of abba MOSES of Libya

Chapter LXXXIX: The life of abba CHRONIUS (see also chapter xxv for another Chronius)

Chapter XC: The life of abba JACOB

Chapter XCI: The life of abba PAPHNUTIUS CEPHALA

Chapter XCII: CHEREMON

Chapter XCIII: ANOTHER

Chapter XCIV: ANOTHER

Chapter XCV: STEPHEN, who lapsed

Chapter LCVI: The life of abba SOLOMON

Chapter LCVII: The life of abba DOROTHEUS

Chapter LCVIII: The life of abba DIOCLES

Chapter LCIX: The life of abba CAPITO

Chapter C: The life of an ANCHORITE who was deceived

Chapter CI: The life of abba EPHRAEM, a deacon

Chapter CII: The life of abba JULIAN

Chapter CIII: The life of abba INNOCENT

Chapter CIV: The life of abba ADOLIUS

Chapter CV: The life of abba ABRAMIUS

Chapter CVI: The life of abba ELPIDIUS

Chapter CVII: The life of abba AENESIUS

Chapter CVIII: The life of abba EUSTATHIUS

Chapter CIX: The life of abba SISINNIUS

Chapter CX: The life of abba GADDANA

Chapter CXI: The life of abba ELIAS

Chapter CXII: SABBATIUS

Chapter CXIII: The life of the priest PHILOROMUS

Chapter CXIV: The life of the blessed SEVERIANUS and his wife

Chapter CXV: The life of the monk ELEEMON

Chapter CXVI: The life of abba BISARION

Chapter CXVII: The life of the blessed MELANIA

Chapter CXVIII: The life of the priest RUFFINUS

Chapter CXIX: The life of MELANIA THE YOUNGER

Chapter CXX: ALBINA

Chapter CXXI: PINIANUS

Chapter CXXII: PAMMACHIUS

Chapter CXXIII: MACARIUS

Chapter CXXIV: CONSTANTIUS

Chapter CXXV: PAULA OF ROME

Chapter CXXVI: EUSTOCHIUM

Chapter CXXVII: VENEREA

Chapter CXXVIII: THEODORA

Chapter CXXIX: USIA

Chapter CXXX: ADOLIA

Chapter CXXXI: BASIANILLA

Chapter CXXXII: PHOTINA

Chapter CXXXIII: ASELLA

Chapter CXXXIV: AVITA

Chapter CXXXV: MAGNA

Chapter CXXXVI: The VIRGIN who sheltered bishop Athanasius.

Chapter CXXXVII: The life of Amma TALIDA

Chapter CXXXVIII: The life of Amma TAOR

Chapter CXXXIX: The VIRGIN who renounced the world

Chapter CXL: A VIRGIN who lapsed and did penance.

Chapter CXLI: The DAUGHTER of a priest who falsely accused a lector (a minor clerical order), and the lector EUSTATHIUS

Chapter CXLII: The life of holy SILVANIA

Chapter CXLIII: IUBINUS

Chapter CXLIV: OLYMPIAS

Chapter CXLV: CANDIDA

Chapter CXLVI: GELASIA

Chapter CXLVII: JULIANA

Chapter CXLVIII: A noble WOMAN who retained her virginity

Chapter CXLIX: MAGISTRIANUS

Chapter CL: The Senator's WIFE

Chapter CLI: The life of the BROTHER who travelled with Palladius

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