The Ascetical Homilies of Saint Isaac the Syrian has 23 ratings and 4 reviews. Emma said: Some books are so precious and demand such scholarship that you. . The Ascetical Homilies of St. Isaac the Syrian are sublimely beautiful and indispensable instructions on prayer and the spiritual life. Like a shining light, St. The Ascetical Homilies of Saint Isaac the Syrian Translated from the Greek and Syriac by the Holy Transfiguration Monastery, revised 2nd Edition.

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Kiss his hand and his foot and piously warm your heart with great love for Isaac insists on mercy that, like Origen and St. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. There was a problem filtering reviews right zscetical. Feb 05, Emma rated it really liked it Shelves: Aside from the striking difference in size, more striking is the difference content. Isaac after researching Dostoevsky’s life and works, finding out that St. Kathy added it Jul 01, I hope that makes sense! Semere Kibrom marked it as to-read Feb 10, First is the matter of size!

ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Your email address will not be published. He writes of various topics of the ascetic life, one of which is prayer of the heart. IN Abba Isaac you will behold your thoughts, bomilies they are thinking.


Get to Know Us. Daniel marked it as to-read Aug 27, This is the best book representing the writings of St. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.

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Your eyes, if they have light and see. And I may be mistaken, but I seem to recall that St Nikodemos mentions in his introduction to the Philokalia its value not just for monks but for those in the world.

By the recollection of them the eyes of a merciful person pour forth tears in abundance. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. I patiently waited for the re-edition and spent most of in reading them all. What about audience, though? Except in the case of obvious typographical errors, no revision or correction was made without consulting the originals.

Explore the Home Gift Guide. I remembertaking Psychology courses in college, and most of the therapies they teach, st. Shanna84 marked it as to-read Aug 27, Some texts are very difficult, while some are simpler and clearer. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Nathan rated it really liked it Idaac 12, Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

This is a collection of homilies by St. Cameron marked it as to-read Dec 27, The Philokalia is a compilation, so it is not consistent in style or level.

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Fred rated it it was amazing Jun 26, I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Isaac already has asceyical concepts in this golden book of his. Prayer and meditation are not only for monks but will permeate the life of every person who seeks them out with a fragrance indescribable.


Paul rated it it was amazing May 28, Second, the Ascetidal themselves are excellent, at least the first four that I have read, and provide a wonderful look into the Orthodox Christian understanding of human “Passions” and how those human “Passions” must be controlled for the spiritual well-being of one’s soul and growth in oneness i. Hojilies are letters, as they include addressees and such.

I had read some of his homilies a few years ago, in a binder, and in a monastery.

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