Saints Lives & Biographies (246)
In the centuries following the baptism of Russsia in 988 the great northern forests became a new thebaid or Egyptian desert inhabited by countless holy men and women. Illustrated with rare pictures from old Russian books and magazines their story is recounted and the Orthodox monastic tradition is presented as a living way for modern day aspirants seeking to follow in their footsteps.
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Bishop Nicolai (Velimirovich) wrote that Holy Men are like clean mirrors in which we see the beauty and power of Jesus Christ. The life of this recently canonised saint is a powerful demonstration of the possibility of living an authentically Christian life in the modern western world and embodies the fruit of the Orthodox ascetical tradition.
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