Demonology of Saint Anthony the Great
The Desert Father who saw the snares of the enemy spread out over the world.
By Rosemary Guiley
Anthony was a Christian saint credited as a founder of monasticism, famous for his temptations by the Devil and his demons. Anthony means “inestimable.” Saint Anthony is also known as Anthony or Antony of Egypt, Anthony of the Desert, and Anthony the Abbott. The account of his life and demonic torments was recorded by …