"The one who sits in solitude and quiet has escaped from three wars: hearing, speaking, and seeing; yet against one thing shall he continually battle: that is, his own heart."  ~Anthony of Egypt (desert Father)

"The one who sits in solitude and quiet has escaped from three wars: hearing, speaking, and seeing; yet against one thing shall he continually battle: that is, his own heart." ~St Anthony of Egypt (Desert Father and founder of monasticism)

A copy by the young Michelangelo after an engraving by Martin Schongauer around 1487-9, The Torment of Saint Anthony. Oil and tempera on panel. One of many artistic depictions of Saint Anthony's trials in the desert.

The Torment of Saint Anthony is the earliest known painting by Michelangelo, painted after an engraving by Martin Schongauer when he was only 12 or 13 years It is currently in the permanent collection of the Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth, Texas

St. Anthony the Great More icons of venerable saints: http://whispersofanimmortalist.blogspot.com/2015/05/icons-of-venerables-2.html

Anthony the Great More icons of venerable saints…

St Anthony the Great / писаная икона святого Антония Великого (вариант 5)

This icon of St Anthony the Great can be painted using tempera or acrylic paints. Made in the icon painting studio of St Elisabeth Convent

That time is already here. St. Anthony ORA PRO NOBIS

Anthony ORA PRO NOBIS ~ sounds like what we're experiencing in our nation these days.

St. Anthony the Great. This was John's favorite quotation.

Anthony the Great of Egypt was the Century Desert Father who founded Christian Monasticism.

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Painting of Saint Anthony, a part of The Visitation with Saint Nicholas and Saint Anthony Abbot by Piero di Cosimo, ca. 1480.

Piero di Cosimo, The Visitation with Saint Nicholas and Saint Anthony Abbot (detail of St. Anthony), ca.

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