Title: Great Lent: Journey to Pascha

SKU/Product ID: 382013

Publisher: SVS Press

Dimensions/Weight:

Length 8.50
Width 5.50
Height 0.375
Total Lbs 0.44375
Total Ounces 7.1

Format/Cover Type: Softcover

ISBN-13: 978-0-913836-04-0

Pages: 140

Language: English

Description: This revised edition of Father Alexander Schmemann's Lenten classic examines the meaning of Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts, the Prayer of St Ephraim the Syrian, the Canon of St Andrew of Crete and other neglected or misunderstood treasures of Lenten worship. Schmemann draws on the Church's sacramental and liturgical tradition to suggest the meaning of "Lent in our life."

The Lenten season is meant to kindle a "bright sadness" within our hearts. Its aim is precisely the remembrance of Christ, a longing for a relationship with God that has been lost. Lent offers the time and place for recovery of this relationship. The darkness of Lent allows the flame of the Holy Spirit to burn within our hearts until we are led to the brilliance of the Resurrection.

Great Lent

  • $16.00


Related Products

The Lenten Spring

The Lenten Spring

Title: The Lenten Spring SKU/Product ID: 3..

$17.00

Season of Repentance

Season of Repentance

Title: Season of Repentance: Lenten Homilies of..

$17.95

First Fruits of Prayer

First Fruits of Prayer

Title: First Fruits of Prayer: A Forty-Day Jour..

$14.95

The Jesus Prayer

The Jesus Prayer

Title: The Jesus Prayer: The Ancient Deser..

$16.95