The second volume of the inspiring spiritual counsels of the newly canonized Elder Paisios. The holiness of a true ascetic who spent his life cultivating the virtues of humility and love. Elder Paisios always sought to draw people closer to the Kingdom of Heaven and in these spiritual counsels we see the living, eternal wisdom of the Church Fathers through the suffering love of a beloved saint and modern guide of souls.
From the book: "The meaning of this life is to be prepared for our homeland, for Heaven, for Paradise. The most important thing is for man to grasp this most profound meaning of life, which is the salvation of the soul. When man believes in God and in the future life, then he understands the vanity of this present life and prepares his passport for the other life."
This classic Orthodox commentary on the Gospels was written about the year 1100 A.D. by the brilliant and saintly Orthodox hierarch, Blessed Theophylact of Ochrid. His commentary has remained a primary...
A children's life of St. John of San Francisco, with full color illustrations and photographs. Goolya was the pet pigeon he kept during the latter part of his life. 33pp....
In this collection of writings and essays, Protopresbyter Valery Lukianov shares insights and lessons gleaned from fifty years of fruitful pastoral service. Although addressed particularly to clergy and those contemplating...