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Orthodox Christianity and the Eastern Church

Orthodox Christianity and the Eastern Church. See also Prayer section for books on the Jesus Prayer.

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  1. The Jesus Prayer

    The Jesus Prayer
    Bishop Kallistos Ware

    Code: B2580
    £3.50
    The Jesus Prayer is the most popular devotional prayer in the Orthodox Church and increasingly popular in the West. A simple and direct method of invoking the mercy of Jesus Christ by repeating his Holy Name, it is a way of obeying St Paul's instruction to "pray always". Learn More
  2. On the Invocation of the Name of Jesus

    On the Invocation of the Name of Jesus
    Lev Gillet, A Monk of the Eastern Church

    Code: B0889
    £8.95
    The invocation of the Name of Jesus is a way of prayer more familiar to Christians of the East than of the West. In the Orthodox Church it is known as the "Jesus Prayer" and is widely practiced, not only in monasteries but by lay people as well. Learn More
  3. The Mountain of Silence

    The Mountain of Silence
    Kyriacos C Markidas

    Code: B0119
    £10.99
    A Search for Orthodox Spirituality. A fascinating look at the Greek Orthodox approach to spirituality that will appeal to modern seekers. "A fascinating narrative that is … dialogue and meditation, history and politics, theology and travelogue." - Los Angeles Times. Learn More
  4. The Communion of Love

    The Communion of Love
    Matthew The Poor

    Code: B0910
    £12.99
    This collection of writings by Matthew the Poor focuses on the living Christ of history: His Nativity, Passion, Resurrection, Ascension and relation to the Church, and the Holy Spirit in dogmatic and ascetical theology. Learn More
  5. Wisdom from Above: A Primer in the Theology of Father Sergei Bulgakov

    Wisdom from Above: A Primer in the Theology of Father Sergei Bulgakov
    Aidan Nichols, OP

    Code: B1279
    £17.99
    Sergei Bulgakov, born in Russia in 1871, was one of the principal Eastern theologians of the twentieth century. His theology has been called, from the Greek word for wisdom, sophia, a 'sophialogical theology', a theology of the wisdom of God. Learn More
  6. Techniques of Icon and Wall Painting

    Techniques of Icon and Wall Painting
    Aidan Hart

    Code: B1880
    £40.00
    This book is a comprehensive and clear explanation of the techniques and materials needed for egg tempera panel painting, gilding, fresco and secco wall painting, written by someone with over twenty years proffesional experience. Learn More
  7. Festival Icons of the Christian Year

    Festival Icons of the Christian Year
    John Baggley

    Code: B2114
    £18.50
    The beauty of Orthodox Christian icons is being appreciated more and more in the Western world. But this beauty is not only to be understood artistically: icons were created by Christians within the rich Orthodox tradition where they are at the centre of prayer and reflection. Learn More
  8. The Jesus Prayer

    The Jesus Prayer
    A Monk of the Eastern Church

    Code: B0514
    £11.95

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    This unique study provides the reader with both a historical and spiritual understanding of the prayer which simply invokes the name of Jesus. Learn More
  9. Christ is in Our Midst

    Christ is in Our Midst
    Fr John (Anonymous)

    Code: B0912
    £8.99

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    To this saintly Russian monk who died in 1958, "the one thing needful" is God, and the path to God is prayer, "prayer unceasing." Through prayer man can once again get in touch with his heart, the core of his being, wherein the dwelling place of God is truly to be found. Learn More
  10. Way of the Ascetics

    Way of the Ascetics
    Tito Colliander

    Code: B0913
    £11.95

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    The Ancient Tradition of Discipline and Inner Growth. Way of the Ascetics is a rich, compact introduction for modern readers to the Eastern Christian spiritual tradition that has been an inspiration to millions for centuries. Learn More
  11. Icons: Reading Sacred Images

    Icons: Reading Sacred Images
    Fr John Baggley

    Code: B1300
    £2.50

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    CTS Deeper Christianity Series. Images have been used in Christian worship for over seventeen centuries, and few styles have withstood the test of time as well as the holy icon. Learn More
  12. How to Pray with Icons

    How to Pray with Icons
    Myroslaw Tataryn

    Code: B1312
    £3.99

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    How to Pray with Icons is a simple, engaging way of introducing readers of all ages to icons and reflective prayer. Its colourful icons - "windows into Heaven" - are accompanied by helpful explanations of the gospel events and brief prayers. With Suggestions for Parents/Teachers on last page. Learn More
  13. A History of Icon Painting

    A History of Icon Painting
    Ed. Archimandrite Zacchaeus (Wood). Trans. Kate Cooke

    Code: B0924
    £19.95

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    An excellent compact encyclopaedia on the history of icons, with each chapter being written by one or two of the nine specialist authors, covering the history of the icon throughout the whole Orthodox world. Also includes chapters on theology of icons, and the technique of painting. Learn More

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