The Orthodox Faith, Vol. 4 – Spirituality
|Fr. Thomas Hopko|
|1 copy available (1 copy out on loan)|
A tall, narrow book with a green cover, part of a 4-volume series. The author, a priest of the Orthodox Church in America (OCA)was a long-time professor and dean at St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary. He is well-known for his ability to accurately express complex truths of theology and spirituality in everyday language. This series is designed to give instruction in the basics of the Orthodox Christian faith to inquirers and catechumens. It has been widely used in many Orthodox jurisdictions since first published in 1976. Volume 4 deals with the main themes of the Christian life: prayer, fasting, almsgiving, repentance, the virtues, witness in the world, and communion with God. Also discusses sexuality, marriage, family, sickness, suffering, death, the final judgment, heaven and hell. Many line drawings.