Eastern Christian Supply Company
Providing the finest in church products since 1986
 | Home  | Store  | About E.C.S.  | Feedback  | Site Map  | E.C.S. Blog  | Links  |
Products > Bookstore > Books by Title >

What is Unique About Orthodox Culture

by Archimandrite Vasileios, Abbot of Iveron Monastery, Mount Athos
Translated from the Greek by Dr. Elizabeth Theokritoff

Number Twelve of Series: “Mount Athos”

“[This...]text shows the way towards a beginning in spiritual life. And it can become a guide for each person, wherever he lives on earth, and for every society, regardless of its racial, cultural or religious origins; to give it the possibility of being grafted into the beautiful and bountiful olive-tree, the One, Holy, Catholic and Apostolic Church, the ‘tabernacle of God with men’; and so, to transfigure whatever good it has into an eternal value; like ‘the Hellenism of dogma, of the Liturgy and of the icon’ which ‘became the eternal category of Christianity’ (Fr. George Florovsky) and is discussed in this book. Reading it, we may realise that, not only ‘the position of the Greek people is a privileged and dangerous one’[...], but also by extension that the position of all people, as icons of God, is equally privileged and dangerous. The Orthodox Church invites us all to personally come and light the candle of our beings from the flame of Lord’s Resurrection.”
—“Editor’s Note”


Editor’s Note

Item Number: BKAP262
Publication Data: Montréal, QC: Alexander Press, 2001
Format: softcover
Number of Pages: 86
Dimensions (l × w × h): 21.5 cm × 14.0 cm × 0.8 cm
Additional Information: black-and-white illustrations
ISBN: 1‒896800‒76‒9

$17.95 (USD)


Please enter the quantity:

Click here for more photos of this product

Lacquered Brass Processional Lantern

ONLY $149.95

☞ Click for more

The Sign of the Cross: The Gesture, the Mystery, the History

Andreas Andreopoulos

ONLY $17.95

☞ Click for more

Finding Genuine Catholicism in the Orthodox East

by Kevin Kirwan

ONLY $5.95

☞ Click for more

A Trace in the Sand: A Tale of the Early Martyrs

Translated from the Greek by Efrosyni Zisimou Robinson Edited by Lawrence Damian Robinson and the St. Herman of Alaska Brotherhood

ONLY $12.95

☞ Click for more
Quick Navigation Bar—direct links to various sections on this site

(Press “Enter” to go!)

Related Links