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Author QuotedOrigenes
Title QuotedOpera Omnia
Date (Year/Month/Day)1958/10/02
Imprint[S.l.] : [s.n.]. 1864
QuotationThe charm of Origen-entranced by his commentary on Numbers with its inexhaustible fertility of ideas (which only later became stereotyped in the writings of others, who were so much poorer!).
Quotation SourceA Search for Solitude: Pursuing the Monk's True Life. The Journals of Thomas Merton, Volume 3, 1952-1960.; Edited by Lawrence S. Cunningham. / San Francisco : Harper Collins. 1996, p. 221
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