Nuns Monasteries Monks Anthony, of Egypt, Saint, ca. 250-355 or 6 Pachomius, Saint Pachomian monasticism Cenobites Asceticism Shenute, ca. 348-466 Bishops Tradition Basil, the Great, saint, Bishop of Caesarea, ca. 329- 379 Virginity Priests Women
The Coptic encyclopedia, volume 6, (CE:1822a-1822b). Originally published in print by Macmillan, reproduced with permission.