Hungry Orthodox Christian Reader

Hungry Orthodox Christian Reader

by Orthodox Literary Growth Advocates

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780996644105
Publisher: OLGA Press
Publication date: 10/06/2015
Pages: 322
Sales rank: 704,811
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.72(d)

About the Author

Coming from various parts of the United States and differing Orthodox jurisdictions, Orthodox Literary Growth Advocates (OLGA), with its natural outgrowth, OLGA Press, was formed to promote Orthodox literacy and culture in America.

Table of Contents

Preface

Introduction

A View to Salvation

1. Spiritual Anthropology - St Symeon the New Theologian [†1022]

2. The Path to Salvation - St Theophan the Recluse [†1894]

A Different Way of Seeing

3. The Shepherd of Hermas - Hermas [c. A.D. 50–200]

4. The Unity of Christ’s Ideal - St Hilarion Troitsky [†1929]

A Different Way of Knowing

5. The Samaritan Woman at the Well - St Theophylact of Bulgaria [†c.1126]

6. The Mystery of Knowledge - St Isaac the Syrian [†c.700] via St Justin Popovich [†1979]

A Different Association

7. The Communion of Saints - Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) [1964 essay]

8. Valentine - Contemporary letter

9. Annunciation Canon - St John of Damascus [†c.749]

A Different Attitude

10. A Sower Went Out to Sow His Seed - St Gregory Palamas [†1359]

11. Glory Be to God! - St Ignatius Brianchaninov [†1867]

12. Weekday Hymnal - Church Hymnographers [?700–900]

Divine Service

13. Treatise on Prayer - St Symeon of Thessalonike [†1429]

14. Short Hours - Daily Office [?300–900]

15. Vesper Hymns - Octoechos [c.700–900]

Daily Nurture

16. Prologue of Ohrid - St Nikolai Velimirovic [†1956]

17. An Odd Chapter - Ancient Writers [c.100–800]

Daily Struggle

18. Self-Restraint - Desert Fathers [c.300–800]

19. The War of Thoughts - St Paisios the New [†1994]

20. Life of Saint Stephen the New - St Stephen [†766] via St Demetrius of Rostov [†1709]

Environmental Review

21. Life of Saint Niphon - St Niphon [†350] via St Demetrius of Rostov [†1709]

Epilogue

Appendix

A Church Library

My Favorite Matins

Canon Basics

Reading Calendar for Saint Gregory Palamas: The Homilies

Index

Author

Subject

Miscellanea

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