In this section
we will include longer materials such as articles and chapters from reviewed books that
will provide a richer "taste" of an author's books or ideas. Links to
publishers will also be included whenever possible.
Among the materials that are or shortly will
be available are the following:
Archbishop PETER, "Concerning
the Date of Pascha and the First Ecumenical Council," from
his book, The Church of the Ancient Councils: The Disciplinary Work of the First Four
Ecumenical Councils. (St. Vladimir's Seminary Press, 1996)
Breck, John. "Introduction," from The Sacred Gift of
Life: Orthodox Christianity and Bioethics. (St. Vladimir's Seminary Press, 1998)
Drillock, David. Texts for the Study of
Music and Song in the History of Orthodox Liturgical Worship
Forest, Jim. Chapters from his book,
The Ladder of the Beatitudes,
which was the theme of his Retreat
held in November, 1999 at Christ the Saviour Church, Paramus, NJ.
Golubtsov, A. "The
Reasons for and the Dates of Replacing the Audible Recitation of the
Liturgical Prayers with Secret Recitation"
Guroian, Vigen. "Lenten
Spring," from Inheriting
Paradise: Meditations on Gardening. (William B. Eerdmans Publishing
Jacobs, Alan. "Harry
Potter's Magic," from First Things.
Christ the Bearer of the Water of Life: A Christian Reflection on the
Jenson, Robert W. "How
the World Lost its Story," from First Things
Koumarianos, Fr. Pavlos. "Symbol
and Reality in the Divine Liturgy." from Sourozh
Meyendorff, John Fr. "Russian
Bishops and Church Reform in 1905."
Piotrowski, Kim. "Rediscovering
the Icon: New Ways of Looking at an Ancient Artform."
Reid, Lazarus James. "Matisse and Russian Icons."
Lecture series sponsored by The Sophia School of Art, located at the Cathedral of the Holy
Protection, New York City.
Rossi, Dr. Albert and Fr. John Shimchick. "Talking
to Children About Death"
Schmemann, Fr. Alexander:
"Problems of Orthodoxy in
the Question of Liturgical Practices - A Letter
My Bishop," [Liturgical Music and
The Responses of
the Russian Episcopate
Concerning Worship - 1905:
The Complete Texts