Man of God: Saint John of Shanghai & San Francisco by Peter Prekrestov Man of God: Saint John of Shanghai & San Francisco draws the portrait of an amazing man. I finished reading this book last December, so it’s high time I offer a few notes on it.
Le Regard du Ressuscité : une autre approche de l’icône, by Archimandrite Gabriel. The book intends to be a unique approach, in between the Orthodox and Catholic approach to icons. In a first movement, the author starts from biblical theology to make us understand the language of the icon, while dealing with the icon as what… Continue reading Book review: Le Regard du Ressuscité, une autre approche de l’icône
A Prodigal Saint: Father John of Kronstadt and the Russian People by Nadieszda Kizenko A Prodigal Saint: Father John of Kronstadt and the Russian People is a very thorough presentation. This is not a hagiography, but a scholarly biography, as unbiased as possible, based on many contemporary documents, including letters received by the saint. Each… Continue reading Book Review: A Prodigal Saint: Father John of Kronstadt