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Letters to Saint Olympias Consolation of a Soul in Exile

Author(s):   St. John Chrysostom
Publisher:   Saint Anthony's Greek Orthodox Monastery
Format:   Paperback
Copies:   1 copy available
Product Info:   Consolation of a Soul in Exile

Saint John Chrysostomís incomparable uplifting words offer spiritual restoration, alleviating the deepest anguishes in life.

After Saint Johnís exile to Armenia, Saint Olympias undertook the defense of his cause and was sent into exile to Nicomedia, where Chrysostom sent her wonderful letters of consolation, exhorting her to endure the trials and injustice with faith and patience. Chrysostomís letters to Olympias, revitalizing consolations of a soul in exile, are incomparable encouragements demonstrating to every person suffering adversity how fortitude in even the most extreme difficulties is born from love for God.