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The Northern Thebaïd

The Northern Thebaïd

monastic saints of the Russian North

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Published by St. Herman of Alaska Brotherhood in Platina, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian saints -- Russia, Northern -- Biography,
  • Monasteries, Orthodox Eastern -- Russia, Northern -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Statementcompiled and translated by Seraphim Rose and Herman Podmoshensky ; with an introduction by I.M. Kontzevitch
    GenreBiography
    ContributionsRose, Seraphim, 1934-, Herman, Abbot, 1934-, Saint Herman of Alaska Brotherhood
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX596 .N67 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 301 p. : ill., ports. ; 23 cm
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17238930M
    ISBN 100938635379
    ISBN 109780938635376
    LC Control Number2004275381

    The monk is translating the Greek New Testament (specifically, the beginning of the Gospel of John) into the northern Coptic dialect and script known as Bohairic. The Greek text is on a scroll, while the monk writes on a “codex”—a book with closing covers and individual pages, a format familiar to us, but new in the fourth century CE. THEBAID BOOK 7, TRANSLATED BY J. H. MOZLEY [1] As thus they tarried at the outset of the Tyrian war, Jupiter turned on the Pelasgians his wrathful gaze and shook his head, at the movement of which the high stars tremble and Atlas cries that his shoulders’ burden is increased. down-gliding from the gate of the Northern pole 5 he is driven.

    An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Software. An illustration of two photographs. The Northern Thebaid: monastic saints of the Russian North by Rose, Pages: The Nothern Thebaid $ The Egyptian Thebaid was the place of ascetic struggle for the first among monastic Fathers, St. Anthony the Great, along with thousands of monks and nuns who followed. The Northern Thebaid - the Russian "desert" of the.

    BkI Invocation to the Muses. The Muses’ fire inspires my mind to tell of fraternal war, Of alternate kingship, of guilty Thebes disputed over. The Northern Theba'id: Monastic Saints of the Russian North by Seraphim Rose (Editor), Herman Podmoshensky (Editor) starting at $ The Northern Theba'id: Monastic Saints of the Russian North has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.


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“The Northern Thebaid: Monastic Saints of the Russian North” [St. Herman of Alaska Brotherhood, 3rd edition, ] Compiled and translated by Fr. Seraphim Rose and Abbot Herman Podmoshensky “From the fourth century A.D., the desert Thebaid of Egypt was the home of thousands of monks and nuns who made the desert a city peopled with.

This is the book called “The Northern Thebaid” about monastic Saints of the Russian North. The book was compiled by Fathers Seraphim (Rose) and Herman (Podmoshensky) of Platina, California, the founders of St.

Herman of Alaska Brotherhood. One of the chapters of the book is devoted to the life of Saint Nilus of Sora. The Northern Thebaid: Monastic Saints of the Russian North Fr. Seraphim (Rose) Long out of print and much sought for (so much that we not so jokingly counselled the fortunate few who possessed the original hardbound edition to chain their copies to their lecterns!), this treasury of blessings from the monastic tradition of the Russian North includes lives of such well-known luminaries as St.

The Introduction by Professor Kontzevitch consists of excerpts from his book, The Acquisition of the Holy Spirit in Ancient Russia, referring to the period of the "Northern Thebaid" -- the great spiritual current which proceeds from St. Sergius of Radonezh in the 14th century [and behind him, from Byzantine Hesychasm] to the end of the 17th.

The Thebaid acquired its name from its proximity to the ancient Egyptian capital of Thebes ().During the Ancient Egyptian dynasties this region was dominated by Thebes and its priesthood at the temple of Amun at Karnak.

In Ptolemaic Egypt, the Thebaid formed a single administrative district under the Epistrategos of Thebes, who was also responsible for overseeing navigation in the Red Sea and Capital: Ptolemais.

Revisiting the early stages of the Thebaid Project has been the key to its successful fulfillment in the near future. Over the last few weeks I have been revising my text contributions to the North American Thebaid photo book, at the direction of Fr Mikel Hill, manager of St Tikhon’s Monastery Press and Bookstore, and editor of the Thebaid book.

_The Northern Thebaid: Monastic Saints of the Russian North_ is a collection of Saints' lives edited by Fathers Seraphim Rose and Herman Podmoshensky of Platina, California and first published in Most of the source material in this book derives from old Russian texts of the Lives of Saints from the 19th century preserved after the Russian /5(10).

This issue of The Orthodox Word features a new chapter of the second volume of The Northern Thebaid: Monastic Saints of the Russian North. Cornelius of Komel (†) was a great monastic founder of the Vologda region of Russia, about miles to the northeast of Moscow.

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These lines remind me of two accounts of visions from the Lives of the Northern Russian monastic Saints: The Northern of these Saints spent a considerable amount of time living a semi-eremitic life in the forests before attracting disciples and founding monasteries that later grew into enormous institutions—really, small cities in the wilderness around which secular cities later.

Format/Cover Type: Softcover ISBN Pages: Description: From the fourth century A.D., the desert Thebaid of Egypt was the home of thousands of monks and nuns who made the desert a city peopled with Christians striving toward heaven in the angelic way of life.A thousand years later, no fewer thousands of monks and nuns, likewise seeking union with God, went to live in the.

Illustrated with rare pictures from old Russian books and magazines, The Northern Thebaid chronicles the lives of a number of holy men and women of the Russian forests, presenting the Orthodox monastic tradition which inspired them and which is still alive today for those who would follow in their footsteps.

The Northern Theba'id book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Egyptian Thebaid was the place of ascetic struggle for the /5. Illustrated with rare pictures from the old Russian books and magazines, The Northern Thebaid chronicles the lives of a number of holy men and women of the Russian forests, presenting the Orthodox monastic tradition which inspired them and which is still alive today for those who would following their footsteps.

This edition is a facsimile of. The "Northern Thebaid" derives from the early Egyptian Thebaid, the desert to where hermits and monks would flee in order to live with Christ alone and be free of worldly pressures.

Russia's conversion to Orthodox Christianity began during AD under the reign of St. Vladimir/5(7). Northern Thebaid (Russian: Северная Фиваида), is the poetic name of the northern Russian lands surrounding Vologda and Belozersk, appeared as a comparison with the Egyptian area Thebaid - well-known settling place of early Christian monks and hermits.

Historically Thebaid (Greek: Θηβαΐδα) is the region of Upper Egypt, the term derives from the Greek name of its capital. The Northern Thebaid - the Russian "desert" of the forested, marshy North - offered an equal number of monks and nuns a place to seek their salvation in the footsteps of great monastic Fathers of more recent times, such as St.

Sergius of Radonezh, St. Cyril of White Lake and St. Nilus of Sora. compiled and translated by Fr. Seraphim Rose and Abbot Herman Podmoshensky.

Contains 12 biographies of 14th to 17th century strugglers;Russia's northern. Statius: Thebaid (Books ). Achilleid | John Henry Mozley | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. Home > Books > The Northern Thebaid: Monastic Saints of the Russian North: Price: $ ISBN Qty: Description From the fourth century A.D., the desert Thebaid of Egypt was the home of thousands of monks and nuns who made the desert a city peopled with Christians striving toward heaven in the angelic way of life.

A thousand.Statius: Thebaid (Books ) | D. R. Shackleton Bailey (editor) | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books.Abba of the Northern Thebaid II. The Life of St. Paul of Obnora (†) in the Komel Forests of Vologda III.

The Life of St. Cyril of Belozersk (†) or White Lake, in the Heart of the Northern Thebaid IV. The Life of St. Sabbatius of Solovki (†) in the Arctic Waters .