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Author Ignatīĭ, Saint, Bishop of Caucasus and Chernomorʹe, 1807-1867.

Title On the prayer of Jesus / from the ascetic essays of Ignatius Brianchaninov ; translated by Father Lazarus ; foreword by Kallistos Ware.

Imprint Boston, Mass. : New Seeds, 2006.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    248.46 IGN    Available
Edition 1st New Seeds ed.
Description xxxvi, 167 p. ; 20 cm.
Note Originally published: London : J.M. Watkins, c1965. With new foreword, bibliography, and index.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents On the prayer of Jesus -- Open to all -- Power to expel demons -- Greek and Russian guides -- Preparation for the art of arts -- The safe way for beginners -- Teaching of St. Barsanuphius, Dorotheus the Russian, and St. Seraphim -- The method of St. John Climacus -- Higher levels of prayer -- Teaching of St. Nil Sorsky -- St. Gregory the Sinaite -- St. Nicephorus of Mount Athos -- Ss. Kallistus and Ignatius Xanthopoulos -- Material aids -- The danger of delusion -- Human opposition -- Prayer and life.
Subject Jesus prayer.
Spiritual life -- Orthodox Eastern Church.
Added Title Essays. Selections. English.
ISBN 1590302788 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Standard No. 9781590302781

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