The Elder Moses of Optina
Translated from the Russian by the Holy Nativity Convent
Canon to our Venerable Mother Mary of Egypt, Humble Victor over Carnal Passions
The First Canon, including the Theotokia, Sessional Hymns, Kontakion, Ikos and Exapostilaria were all translated by the Reader Isaac Lambertscn and used here with his gracious permission. Subtitle on cover has been added by the publishers.
The Second Canon and the texts on pages 28-30 were taken from the Lenten Triodion, published by St. Tikhon’s Seminary Press, and used here with the kind permission of Abbot Sergius of St. Tikhon’s Monastery.
The Prayer Against Internet Pornography (page 31) was composed by Abbot Damascene of St. Herman Monastery and used here with his gracious permission.