Orthodox Synaxarions & Collections of Lives of Saints (34)
This select survey of inspiring missionaries attempts to offer a taste of the rich missionary tradition of the Orthodox Church. It includes missionaries from the early church to the 20th century. They include St. Paul; the Monastics of Egypt, Palestine and Syria; Cyril and Methodius; Stephen of Perm; Kosmas Aitolos; Herman of Alaska; Macarius Gloukharev; Innocent Veniaminov; Nicholas Kastakin; Anastasios Yannoulatos.
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ALL YE SAINTS, PRAY TO GOD FOR US!: AN ALPHABETIC LISTING OF ORTHODOX SAINTS AND FEAST DAYS DESCRIPTIONREVIEWS"GLORIOUS IS THE LIGHT OF THE SUN, BUT NOT SO GLORIOUS
Includes the lives of 100 major saints most of whom were canonized prior to the 10th century. Includes, additionally, the lives of 44 early Church Fathers and philosophers and their theological contributions, as well as a brief description of the seven Ecumenical Councils and their decisions. Researched extensively for accuracy, it is written in a simple language for the average layperson.
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From the fourth century A.D., the desert Thebaid of Egypt was the home of thousands of monks and nuns who made the desert a city peopled with Christians striving toward heaven in the angelic way of life. A thousand years later, no fewer thousands of monks and nuns, likewise seeking union with God, went to live in the forests of northern Russia, creating what has become known as the Northern Thebaid.
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