Metropolitan Anthony was head of the Russian Orthodox Church in Great Britain for over 50 years. He had an unusual knack for making spirituality meaningful to people in all stations of life. These selections focusing on faith, prayer, creation, and the church demonstrate why he is admired by believers of all stripes. 192 pages, softcover. Orbis.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 192 Vendor: Orbis Books Publication Date: 2010 Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.38 (inches)
For over fifty years, Anthony Bloom (1914-2003 was head of the russian Orthodox Church ihn Great Britain (Patriarchate of Moscow). Arriving in Britain in 1949 he played a major part of ecumenical work and exerted a wide influence through his broadcasts, writings (he is the author of several spiritual classics), and reputation as a spiritual leader. His writings reflect both the essence of Orthodoxy and his own experience of the struggle to live Christianity on a daily basis.