Translated from a fifteenth century manuscript by the Monk Basil, recording the edifying sayings of an unnamed Elder. Touches on the fall of Adam, the meaning of life, the Apocalypse, and Christian virtue.
trans. Archimandrite Ambrosius
99 pp., paperback
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