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Monastery of St. John's Bookstore

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  • A Visual Catechism of the Orthodox Church

    A Visual Catechism of the Orthodox Church $23.00

    "A Visual Catechism" is a book written in an original way, which offers essential information to young children and those wishing to come to the Orthodox Church and be baptised. In a simple and concise manner it communicates...

  • The Watchful Mind

    The Watchful Mind $16.50

    Written by an anonymous priest-monk living in asceticism on the Holy Mountain of Athos, The Watchful Mind is the fruit of a life of deep prayer. The unknown writer was a hesychast a practitioner of stillness and the Jesus...

  • Marriage and Virginity According to St. John Chrysostom

    Marriage and Virginity According to St. John Chrysostom $19.00

    "This book is a treasure trove of the distilled counsels of St. John Chrysostom distilled from his thorough knowledge of and love for the Holy Scriptures and his profound respect for and obedience to the mind of the Church...

  • In the Eyes of Your Creator

    In the Eyes of Your Creator $18.95

    Many of the ills of our society can be traced to the sense of worthlessness that afflicts so many people today. If we only understood in the depths of our being how valuable we are in the eyes of our Creator, we could learn...

  • We Shall See Him As He Is

    We Shall See Him As He Is $15.00

    "Now at the close of my life I have decided to talk to my brethren of things I would not have ventured to utter earlier, counting it unseemly...." Thus wrote Archimandrite Sophrony, then ninety-two years old, in We Shall...

  • His Life is Mine

    His Life is Mine $15.00

    Contemplation, prayer, spirituality these words have become popular in our day among those despairing at the banality and emptiness of the contemporary scene. But popular as well are a myriad of pseudo-spiritualities, each...

  • Coming Home

    Coming Home $14.95

    Coming Home is a collection of stories of personal journies made by Protestant pastors from their colleges and churches to a new home in the ancient Orthodox Church, a phenomenon that the editors deem a growing trend...

  • The Northern Thebaid

    The Nothern Thebaid $17.00

    The Egyptian Thebaid was the place of ascetic struggle for the first among monastic Fathers, St. Anthony the Great, along with thousands of monks and nuns who followed. The Northern Thebaid - the Russian "desert" of the...

  • Orthodox Dogmatic Theology

    Orthodox Dogmatic Theology $19.95

    Orthodox Dogmatic Theology is a book written with one purpose: to inspire, to warm the heart, to lift one above the petty preoccupations of earth in order to glimpse the divine beginning and end of all things. This has...

  • Steps of Transformation: An Orthodox Priest Explores the Twelve Steps

    Steps of Transformation: An Orthodox Priest Explores the Twelve Steps $14.95

    Addictions and struggles with passions are rampant in our culture. Fr. Meletios Webber, an Orthodox priest with a doctorate in counseling, helps us to understand addiction and explores ways to overcome it. He clearly and...

  • The Sacred in Life and Art

    The Sacred in Life and Art $22.50

    We are becoming increasingly aware that the forms of our life and art — of our modern civilization generally — have over the last few centuries been characterized by the progressive loss of precisely that sense...

  • Saint Seraphim of Viritsa - Life, Miracles, and Prophecies

    Saint Seraphim of Viritsa - Life, Miracles, and Prophecies $19.95

    Imported from Greece. This book presents the life, miracles, counsels and prophecies of the newly canonized Saint of the Russian Orthodox Church - Saint Seraphim of Viritsa (1866-1949). St. Seraphim carried the heavy cross...

  • The Life in Christ by St. Nicholas Cabasilas

    The Life in Christ $18.00

    The Life in Christ by St. Nicholas Cabasilas is a remarkable product of Byzantium's last great flowering of theology. At a time when secular humanism was increasingly asserting man's complete autonomy, Cabasilas proclaimed...

  • The Winter Pascha

    The Winter Pascha: Readings for the Christmas and Epiphany Season $18.00

    When the winter begins to make way into the Northern World, the Church of Christ begins to celebrate 'a splendid three-day Pascha.' Thus Father Thomas Hopko begins the first of forty meditations for the season of Advent,...

  • Wisdom from Mt. Athos

    Wisdom from Mount Athos: The Writings of Staretz Silouan $14.00

    Staretz, or "elder", is a title given to Orthodox monks of particular spiritual development. Staretz Silouan (later glorified as a saint by the Orthodox Church) was a Russian peasant whose only formal education consisted of...

  • Pearl of Great Price: The Life of Mother Maria Skobtsova, 1891-1945

    Pearl of Great Price: The Life of Mother Maria Skobtsova, 1891-1945 $16.00

    Pearl of Great Price is the moving story of Mother Maria Skobtsova, a nun of the Orthodox Church, who was born into a Russian aristocratic home but who died a martyr's death in one of Hitler's concentration camps. In the...

  • In the Heart of the Desert

    In the Heart of the Desert: The Spirituality of the Desert Fathers and Mothers $19.95

    Father John's inspiring introduction to the spirituality of the Desert Fathers and Mothers brings their words to life for the modern reader. These key figures of the early church chose lives of hardship and solitude, where...

  • Our Heart's True Home

    Our Heart's True Home $14.95

    "Our Hearts' True Home features fourteen warm, inspiring stories of women discovering the ancient Christian faith. These women come from a wide variety of backgrounds, yet there's a common thread: no matter how they...

  • The Jesus Prayer: The Ancient Desert Prayer that Tunes the Heart to God

    The Jesus Prayer: The Ancient Desert Prayer that Tunes the Heart to God $17.00

    In the earliest centuries of faith, Christians in the deserts of Palestine and Africa sought a short prayer that could be easily repeated, in order to acquire the habit of “prayer without ceasing.” The result was...

  • Christ is in our Midst

    Christ Is in Our Midst: Letters from a Russian Monk $15.00

    Mankind has become so earthbound! People have quite forgotten that this life of ours is the path to eternity and a preparation for it: they get excited and worked up in this vale of tears. You meet very few with whom you can...