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A Little Corner of Paradise<br /> by Archimandrite Ioanichie Bălan A Trace in the Sand <br />by Efrosyni Zisimou Robinson Ascent to the Summit
     
Back Years of The St. Herman Calendar Beginnings of a Life of Prayer <br />by Archimandrite Irenei Cancer, My Love
Cancer, My Love
Price: $15.00
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Christ the Eternal Tao <br />by Hieromonk Damascene Contemporary Athonite Ascetics<br/> Vol. 1  <br />by Archimandrite Cherubim</span> Contemporary Athonite Ascetics<br/> Vol. 2 <br />by Archimandrite Cherubim
     
Diamonds on the Bosphorus <br />by Aliki Kafetzopoulou Door to Paradise Earthly Angel, Heavenly Man
Door to Paradise
Price: $3.00
     
Eternity in the Moment <br />by Sorin Alpetri Father Herman: Alaska's Saint <br />by F.A. Golder Fr. George Calciu
Fr. George Calciu
Price: $19.00
     
God's Revelation to the Human Heart <br />by Fr. Seraphim Rose Great Martyr Tsar Lazar of Serbia: His Life and Service <br />by Fr. Daniel Rogich Little Russian Philokalia, Vol. V: St. Theodore of Sanaxar
     
Marriage and Virginity according to St. John Chrysostom <br />by Archpriest Josiah Trenham Nihilism: The Root of the Revolution of the Modern Age <br />Fr. Seraphim Rose On Earth We’re Just Learning How to Live
     
On the Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ <br />by St. Philaret of Chernigov On the Providence of God <br />by St. John Chrysostom Orthodox Dogmatic Theology <br />by Fr. Michael Pomazansky
     
Orthodoxy and the Religion of the Future <br />by Fr. Seraphim Rose Our Thoughts Determine Our Lives <br />by Ana Smiljanic Salt of the Earth <br/>by Fr. Paul Florensky
     
Shepherd of Souls <br />by Archimandrite Ioannichie Balan St. Herman Calendar 2021 St. Herman of Alaska: His Life and Service
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The First Created Man <br />by St. Symeon the New Theologian The Gurus, the Young Man, and Elder Paisios <br />by Dionysios Farasiotis The Love of God <br />The Life and Teachings of St. Gabriel of the Seven Lakes Monastery
     
The Mystery of the Wonderworker of Ostrog <br />by Protopresbyter Radomir Nikchevich The Northern Thebaid: Monastic Saints of the Russian North The Orthodox Veneration of the Mother of God <br/>by St. John Maximovitch
  From the fourth century A.D., the desert Thebaid of Egypt was the home of thousands of monks and nuns who made the desert a city peopled with Christians striving toward heaven in the angelic way of life. A thousand years later, no fewer thousands of monks and nuns, likewise seeking union with God, went to live in the forests of northern Russia, creating what has become known as the “Northern Thebaid.”
   Just as the sultry African nature with its clear blue sky, lush colors, its burning sun, and its incomparable moonlit nights, is distinct from the aquarelle soft tones of Russia’s northern nature with the blue surface of its lakes and the soft shades of its leafy forests—in the same way the sanctity of the Saints of the Egyptian desert, elemental and mighty, is distinct from the sanctity of Russia, which is quiet, lofty, and as crystal-clear as the radiant and quiet evening of the Russian spring. But both in Russia and in Egypt there is the same noetic prayer, the same interior silence.
   Illustrated with rare pictures from old Russian books and magazines, The Northern Thebaid chronicles the lives of a number of holy men and women of the Russian forests, presenting the Orthodox monastic tradition which inspired them and which is still alive today for those who would follow in their footsteps.
   This latest edition is a facsimile of the original edition, which was hand-printed by Fr. Seraphim Rose and his monastic brothers in the mountain forests of northern California. It includes a new preface and a new appendix on the recently rediscovered, incorrupt relics of St. Alexander of Svir, a sixteenth-century luminary of the Russian North.

302 pages, 193 illustrations, paperback
 
The Place of Blessed Augustine in the Orthodox Church<br />by Fr. Seraphim Rose The Purple Mantle <br />by Aliki Kafetzopoulou The Royal Passion-Bearers of Russia: Their Life and Service
     
The Soul After Death <br />by Fr. Seraphim Rose Thoughts for Each Day of the Year <br />by St. Theophan the Recluse Vol. 1: Elder Leonid of Optina <br />by Fr. Clement Sederholm

The spiritual realm after death defies observation, yet mankind persists in its desire to peer beyond this threshold—a threshold through which we all must pass.

“You will not die. Your body will die, but you will go over into a different world, being alive, remembering yourself and recognizing the whole world that surrounds you.” —St. Theophan the Recluse, 19th Century

THE SOUL AFTER DEATH is a comprehensive presentation of the 2,000-year-old experience of Orthodox Christianity regarding the existence of the other world, addressing contemporary “after-death” and “out-of-body” experiences, the teachings of traditional Oriental religions and those of more recent occult societies.

Although the mystery of what lies beyond the veil of death is not fully visible to us in this life, nonetheless, writings and teachings of ancient Christianity dating from the first century have proven timeless and straightforward, yielding sound insights into the spiritual world beyond death. From the firm foundation of Orthodox patristic teaching, Fr. Seraphim Rose offers an interpretation of the meaning of the contemporary experiences which have been publicized by Drs. Kubler-Ross, Moody, Osis and Haraldsson, and other researchers.

“He who has the memory of death as his constant companion, painfully seeks to learn what awaits him after departure from this life.” —St. Symeon the New Theologian, 11th Century

Principal teachings of Orthodox Christianity concerning the properties of the soul after death are presented in a clear concise manner, as taught by Church fathers and teachers of the early centuries. THE SOUL AFTER DEATH offers an undiluted draught of pristine, mystical Christianity as it has existed since the time of Christ.

296 pages, full-color cover, paperback, $9.95 ISBN 0-938635-14-X

   
Elder Anthony cover Vol. 4: Elder Ambrose of Optina <br />by Fr. Sergius Chetverikov Vol. 6: Elder Sebastian of Optina <br />by Tatiana Torstensen
     
Vol. 7: Elder Barsanuphius of Optina<br />by Victor Afanasiev Elder Anatole cover We Shall See Him as He Is <br />by Archimandrite Sophrony Sakharov