Early Christian Writings (Patristics) (88)
The first translation into English of eleven homilies of ancient preachers and the earliest official retelling by an Orthodox Bishop of the narrative of the Dormition as well as the earliest attempts of theologians to interpret her falling asleep in the light of the Paschal Mystery.
Price: € 17.38 £ 14.94 $ 19.72
Included is a sketch of St. Symeon`s life and times, together with an extensive discussion of his thought, particularly against its background in the ascetical, mystical and theological literature of the Christian East prior to the 10th Century.
Price: € 13.37 £ 11.49 $ 15.17
Appearing for the first time in English this book contains the fourth through the fifteenth treatise of St Symeon`s on the subject of dispassion or freedom from sinful passion as well as faith, love, poverty, grace, redemption of time, and ascetic retreat.
Price: € 16.04 £ 13.79 $ 18.20
A good translation of a very great book. At a time when it seemed that the Arian heresy was about to overcome Christianity (as indeed it might appear today) St. Athanasius stood against the highly cultivated and sensible clergy of his day to become the hand of God which smashed into fragments this spiritually absurd nonsense.
Price: € 14.71 £ 12.64 $ 16.69